Junior Data Analyst

Company:

Statkraft is a leading company in hydropower internationally and Europe’s largest generator of renewable energy. The Group produces hydropower, wind power, solar power, gas-fired power and supplies district heating. Statkraft is a global company in energy market operations. Statkraft has 3600 employees in 16 countries.

Your department:

Proprietary Trading

You will be part of the Proprietary Trading department which is part of Market Operations and IT’s business unit. This unit’s major activities are Energy Management for Statkraft’s assets and Trading & Origination.

In trading, we work purely from a proprietary perspective (no link or trading around existing assets). Our ambition is to build on our success and grow to become a global commodities trading team. The company’s support for our goals is high and its willingness and ability to take on risk is also high. This differentiates us from traditional utilities and puts us closer to a boutique fund backed by a financially sound utility. The culture in the group is entrepreneurial and the support for good ideas is high.

Since the 1990’s and on the proprietary trading side, we have been mainly an active trader of power and gas in Europe and a broad range of structured products. In the Power and Gas markets, we are a physical player (Europe) and financial player (Global), while on all other energy commodities we only focus on financial trading (Global).

  • We have 2 power desks covering Nordic power markets (main location is Oslo) and Continental European power markets (Located in Dusseldorf). Our trading approach is mainly driven by our analysis of the fundamentals of the European power markets (analysis on the desk and in house).
  • We have 1 Options desk where we are active on options contracts mainly on Coal, European Power and Gas. 
  • We are re-building a Fuels desk that would focus on gas, coal and freight markets (Globally)

 We would like to complement our trading activities in the energy spectrum by building a successful Dry Bulk desk. Therefore we are looking for 1 Senior analyst and 1 Data/Junior Analyst that would report to the Head of Dry Bulk Trading.

Candidate

 

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in projects involving data gathering, automation and storage.
  • Extensive programming capabilities (required Python, C++, Matlab or other programming language would be an advantage ).
  • Previous experience of developing dry bulk vessel tracking models.
  • A strong desire to learn about dry bulks markets in order to provide stronger support to senior analyst and the rest of the team.
  • Fluency in Chinese would be a major advantage.

 Role

  •  Automate an extensive number of data feeds in order to aid the development of all major dry bulk models.
  • Develop databases in a way that allows data to be easily accessed and utilised by dry bulk analyst.
  • Develop an internal global vessel tracking model for Capes and Panamax.
  • Assist in the automation of models developed by senior bulk analyst.
  • Assist in the continuous search for new Chinese data sources in order to further develop and fine tune supply/demand models.
  • Carry out Ad Hoc projects required by Head of dry bulk and senior bulk analyst.

 What we offer:

  • Competitive pay package depending on experience; well-defined bonus scheme)
  • Excellent platform to work and perform

 

Region:
England
Job type:
Permanent
Working hours:
Full-time
Working days:
Day
Application deadline:
12/10/2018
Expected Start Date:
ASAP
Location:
London
Contacts:
Thérèse Diffey
Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7448 8232
Mobile: +44 (0) 7920 116634

Company homepage:
http://www.statkraft.com