Statkraft Markets and IT

Power Market Analyst (3-4 positions) Junior / Senior

The main activities of the business area Markets & It (M) are energy management for Statkrafts assets, trading and origination and market access services in Europe, South America and India. The business area also contains IT services and local business supportfinance and risk support. In M there are more than 900 employees.  

Nordic energy management (ME) is part of the business area Markets & IT, and is responsible for optimizing the value of Statkrafts Nordic hydropower portfolio. The portfolio is one of Europe largest, with a total of more than 11000 MW in Norway and Sweden. In addition to the hydropower portfolio, ME also manages the position of a growing wind power portfolio which is currently approximately 2000 MW. In ME there are more than 90 employees working in an integrated business process that includes hydrology, market analysis, production planning and power trading. 

The power market analysis department consist of 3 different sections which support several business units in Statkraft. We follow drivers and provide insights into relevant markets for Statkraft. Our core power markets are the Nordic and Continental markets, but we also provide modelling expertise for Statkraft globally.  

We are 26 highly qualified and dedicated power market analysts working in Oslo and Trondheim. We are seeking creative and proactive co-workers with higher technical/economical degree to join our market analysis teamsWe encourage both recent graduates and experienced candidates to apply.  The positions will be located in Oslo or Trondheim.

Power price forecasts is our most important delivery and is used as decision support in Statkraft’s physical and financial trading across Europe, as well as investment analyses and strategic priorities.  

We have industry-leading capabilities and expertise within power market modelling. This entails being on top of digitalization and automation, and scripting is a central enabler. We continuously improve processes and tools, also in close collaboration with our highly competent IT department in Statkraft. We are also on the verge of diving into developing the next generation of power market models in the years to come, to remain industry leading and to support Statkrafts ambitious strategy. 

Our deliveries are a product of teamwork and while we certainly are a quantitative environment, it is equally important to interpret and communicate our analyses. For our internal customers, the real value lays in the qualitative assessment and interpretation of the forecast. 

Yourprofile: 

  • You have a keen interest in energy markets or a strong motivation to develop this. 

  • You are a team player who shares your knowledge, shows interest in the work of others and enjoys working closely with colleagues. 

  • You have a University degree in Economics/Econometrics, Engineering, Mathematics/Statistics, Computer Science, Physics, or any other quantitative study. 

  • You have excellent communication skills in English. 

Advantage but not a requirement: 

  • Experience with power and/or energy market models 

  • Scripting experience, preferably Python 

  • Very good command of English both oral and written - knowledge of a Scandinavian language. Other languages like Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese an advantage. 

Statkraft offers: 

  • Professional and personal development in a company experiencing strong growth. 

  • A positive working environment characterized by expertise, responsibility and innovation. 

  • A diverse workplace with regards to gender, age and cultural background. 

  • Competitive terms of employment and benefit schemes. 

Statkraft manages critical infrastructure and services in several countries. We conduct background checks on qualified applicants before hire.

For more information about the position please contact karoline.lous@statkraft.com (Section Manager)idakjersem.solhjell@statkraft.com (Section Manager) or royarne.syversrud@statkraft.com (Vice President Market Analysis, +47 48096345).

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Region:

  • Oslo

Job type:

Permanent

Working hours:

Full-time

Working days:

Day

Application deadline:

18/04/2021

Expected Start Date:

01/09/2021

Location:

Oslo, Norway

Company homepage:

http://www.statkraft.com

Office address:

0283 Oslo