Statkraft Markets and IT, Brazil

Head of Trading

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 3500 employees in 15 countries.

The main activities of the Business Area Market Operations & IT are energy management for Statkraft’s assets, trading & origination and market access services in Europe, South America and India. In addition the business area contains local business support, finance & risk support, and IT services. In M there are 750 employees.  The market operations of Statkraft are performed in the offices of Amsterdam, Düsseldorf, Stockholm, Istanbul, London, New Delhi, Oslo, Rio de Janeiro and Trondheim.

 Your team:

 The Market operations of Statkraft Brazil is performed in Rio de Janeiro. 

  • Extremely qualified professionals with excellent knowledge and careers in energy and financial markets
  • Offices located in Rio de Janeiro and in Florianópolis focused on:
    • Power Trading and Origination
    • Business Development and Structuring
    • Renewable generation asset management

 Your role:

  • Generate results by trading power with counterparties, in accordance with targets set annually;
  • Bringing in new business by exploring opportunities for company and business growth;
  • Negotiate and agree short-, medium- and long-term contracts through over-the-counter operations, with typical trading operations, assuming long / short positions and swaps;
  • Coordinate the collection of relevant information and counterpart data (market map);
  • Support the team in structuring products and new business;
  • Update the future electricity price curve daily by mapping over-the-counter purchases and sales;
  • Divide all business opportunities (live deals and prospects) for all Front Office professionals, including control / pipeline;
  • Inform the sales / origination team about market movements and prices;
  • Negotiate - adapting the negotiation for each type of agent and always seek win-win operations;
  • Support to the entire flow of customer and business activities (spreadsheets, processes, traderecap etc) - through the portfolio management system;

Your Profile:

  • Graduated on Business Administration, Engineering or Economics. Master, MBA or similar qualification is required.
  • Strong Experience in team management and energy trading;
  • Fluent English and Intermediate Spanish
  • Desirable Knowledge:
    • Microsoft Excel
    • Verbal and written communication
    • MS Office
    • CCEE Courses
    • Risk and Credit Management
    • Driver license and availability to travel nationwide


Statkraft offers:

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


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