Statkraft European Wind and Solar

Senior Compliance Associate (Market Regulations)

London
Competitive salary + excellent Benefits + Bonus

We want to hear from you if you are an experienced Senior Compliance Associate with a track record in promoting compliance with market abuse and financial regulations in energy trading and commodity derivatives markets. Joining Statkraft means realising the potential of renewable energy and making a positive impact on our planet.

Why Statkraft?

Statkraft has been making clean energy possible for over a century. That’s what we offer. 125 years of unrivalled expertise in supplying the world with what it needs most. We envision a world that runs entirely on renewable energy. Because in the fight against climate change, we don’t see renewable energy as part of the solution – we believe it must be the solution. With us, you’ll shape a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match.

But there’s more work to be done – that’s why we need you to join us.

The position

This newly created position is placed in the Markets & IT business area (known as ‘M’), which has market operations in Europe and the Nordics, but also in South America, India and the USA.  M’s major business activities are energy management, market analysis, and trading & origination.

The Market Regulations Compliance team promotes compliance with laws, rules and regulations pertaining to Statkraft’s activities in energy trading and commodity derivatives markets as adopted by the EU, national governments or other authorities.

  • As the team’s compliance lead for Statkraft’s London branch, you will promote compliance with market regulations, check for breaches and advise on incident follow-up and remediation.
  • As the team’s regulatory lead for the UK, you will monitor developments in UK law and regulation with respect to energy trading and commodity derivatives markets and ensure the compliance platform reflects those developments.  This includes UK requirements originally derived from REMIT, EMIR, MiFID and MAR/MAD.

You also will:

  • Contribute to the team’s assessment of compliance risks at Statkraft and plans to mitigate them
  • Advise and train Statkraft personnel on market regulations and compliance issues
  • Draft compliance-related documents and/or advise on their content and formulation
  • Assess trading alerts and conduct other compliance checks
  • Assess and report on any compliance incidents or breaches and advise on remediation
  • Communicate with employees, management and regulators with respect to regulatory compliance issues

About you:

  • Experience of compliance, regulatory, legal, audit, trading or other relevant experience from energy trading and/or commodity derivatives markets in the UK (any such experience in the US would be beneficial).
  • A university degree
  • Strong engagement in energy trading, commodity derivatives and related regulatory developments
  • Excellent cooperation and communication skills
  • Strong team player thriving in a highly competent and enthusiastic working environment
  • Proven ability to provide clear and trusted regulatory advice in a commercial trading context
  • Fluent in English.  Fluency in Norwegian or another European language would be an advantage

What we offer:

A career with Statkraft is a career filled with purpose – meaning that every employee is not just making a living, they are making a real difference to the planet, our communities and the future. Together, we work on the front lines of changing the game for renewable energy. From hydrogen development to algorithmic trading and everything in between. With us, you’ll shape a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match. This includes:

  • Professional and personal development in an exciting company
  • A positive working environment characterised by competence, responsibility and innovation
  • Competitive terms of employment and excellent benefit schemes 

Statkraft manages critical infrastructure and services in several countries. The applicant must be eligible for security clearance and authorisation.

 

 

 

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Region:

  • England

Job type:

Permanent

Working hours:

Full-time

Working days:

Day

Application deadline:

20/08/2021

Location:

London

Contacts:

Birgit Berry

Company homepage:

http://www.statkraft.com

Office address:

Lilleakerveien 6 0283 Oslo