For our office in Düsseldorf we are currently looking to hire an (initially limited to a two-year contract)

Intraday Energy Manager (m/f/d)

In Germany Statkraft has, since 1999, been an active trader of power, gas, renewable and emission certificates and a broad range of structured products. We are one of the leading players and service providers in managing distributed energy generation.

What we do:

Providing power efficiently and reliably is among the core challenges in times of increasing solar and wind energy production. Here, our intraday trading team is making a vital and exciting contribution. We are active on all relevant short-term markets and as a result, we contribute significantly to the successful integration of renewable energy into the overall energy landscape. As we are growing further in the UK and other European countries.

What to expect:

  • Learning on the job: If you don’t have any relevant professional experience, you will be rapidly introduced to all aspects of short-term power trading.
  • Responsibility: You will be expected to quickly learn to trade and make commercial decisions, taking responsibility for the energy management of our renewable and flexible generation portfolio in the UK and other European markets.
  • Make an impact: Right from the beginning, you will be able to influence our process design, systems and internal routines in highly professional and operative surroundings.
  • Creativity: You will develop and implement strategies and business approaches focused on our short-term trading activities and also for our growing portfolios outside of the UK.
  • Innovation: An integral part of this is the development and improvement of our models and algorithms, based on machine-learning as well as time-series and statistical analyses.

Intraday power trading is continuous: 365 days a year, 24/7. You will be part of a shift team and required to work night and weekend shifts. These shifts are distributed proportionally among all colleagues and remunerated additionally. You will find yourself working in a positive, highly international and professional surrounding.

What you bring along:

  • An above average degree in natural sciences, engineering or economics/business sciences and a solid background in mathematics and statistics
  • A commercial mind-set, a passion for trading and a competitive personality
  • Coding experience, preferably in Python, R, or Matlab
  • Excellent communication skills in order to be able to succeed as a team-member
  • Very good command of the English language
  • The ability to make accurate decisions under time pressure

This position is suitable for candidates with prior front-office experience in energy trading, dispatching and energy management, as well as talented graduates with an interest in renewable energy.

We offer:

  • Professional and personal development in an exciting company
  • A positive working environment characterised by competence, responsibility and innovation
  • A diverse workplace with regard to gender, age and cultural background
  • Competitive terms of employment and excellent benefit schemes

Please note that also applications in German language are welcome.


For us the ideas of our committed and ambitious colleagues make the difference. If you want to share our passion for renewable energy and be a part of tomorrow’s energy world, please apply through our online application form.

English (UK)
Expected Start Date:
as soon as possible
Raul Frincu (Talent Acquisition Specialist)
Telephone: +49 (0)211 60244 4415
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