For our office in Düsseldorf we are currently looking to hire a

Back Office Specialist (Commodity Operations) (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.

Your department:

The commodity operations team is responsible for the financial operations of Trading and Origination products. Part of the team’s responsibilities is to ensure a timely and accurate delivery of Back Office figures for the commercial business to our Finance Department (net revenue /operation revenue).

Your role: 

  • Primary contact in the commodity operation team for our business in Düsseldorf for different commodity products traded in different countries such as power, gas, options, futures, certificates amongst others
  • Support our Front Office in the implementation of new products and entering new markets
  • Strong contribution in month-end closing processes, including inventory calculation and accruals
  • Applying a good understanding of the components of a trade deal and the implications for billing, PnL analysis, SAP booking, Tax treatments and all revenue accounting aspects
  • Responsible for billing and cost allocation of the different products
  • Approve and control incoming and outgoing documents:  approval, posting and preparation of payment
  • Communicate with internal and external customers about all matters regarding operational trading
  • Implement improvement and quality assurance of processes and systems
  • Close co-operation with Front Office and other units in the Finance Department
  • Cooperate and work closely with the Commodity Operations team in Düsseldorf and Amsterdam

Your profile:

  • Education in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration
  • Minimum 3-5 year experience in Financial or accounting tasks in Energy related companies
  • Deep understanding of SAP FI is a must
  • Excellent IT skills. Experience in any advanced programming language, like Python, Java, C++, Access (would be an advantage), Murex (MX3) preferable or experience with any other trading system
  • Precise, accurate and systematic working style
  • A good team player with excellent communication skills
  • Strong command of English and German, any other language is a plus
  • Experience in a multi-national environment is an advantage
  • Enjoy working in fast-paced, challenging and international environment

Statkraft offers:

  • 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

Challenged?

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.

Expected Start Date:
as soon as possible
Location:
Düsseldorf
Contacts:
Raul Frincu (Talent Acquisition Specialist)
Telephone: +49 (0)211 60244 4415
Company homepage:
http://www.statkraft.com