Intern - Quantitative Risk Analyst

Intern - Quantitative Risk Analyst

Competitive Salary| London| 6 months Contract


Statkraft is Europe’s largest generator of renewable energy. As a major player in the energy wholesale market, we are developing green power solutions for renewable energy producers and companies from trade and industry. We support our customers on the way to a 100% renewable electricity supply. Join the team and take part in creating tomorrow’s energy world!


Are you looking to start a career as a Quantitative Risk Analyst? If you’ve got a Master’s degree in a quantitative discipline such as Finance, Mathematics, Physics, Economics, Engineering or Statistics and an interest in Energy and Energy Markets then you could help solve the climate crisis with Statkraft. Realise the potential of renewable energy and make 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. 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 and we need your help in doing that. With us, you’ll shape and build a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match.


Working in Market Risk Trading and Assets


In addition to being a leading renewable energy integrator, Statkraft is also active in proprietary trading of energy commodities with trading desks in Amsterdam, Düsseldorf, London, Oslo and Stockholm. The market risk team plays a central role in analysing, measuring, managing and communicating the risks associated with all trading and market making activities of Statkraft.


Your role:


  • Learning on the job: If you don’t have any relevant experience you will be rapidly introduced to all aspects of risk management of energy commodities in various European markets. You will experience a steep learning curve
  • Make an impact: Right from the beginning, you will be able to influence our process design, systems and internal routines in a highly professional and operative surrounding.
  • Creativity: Assist in developing and implementing risk management and monitoring approaches for new markets, commodities and business strategies in close collaboration with the front office departments.
  • Digitalization: Contribute to the development and automation of reports and the corresponding processes by generating dashboards of relevant risk analytics. Use the access to databases to create risk analysis for all relevant markets and products using Python.


About you:


We look for interns with the essential skills to future-proof our business and renewable energy solutions.


  • Currently enrolled in a Master’s degree in a quantitative discipline like Finance, Mathematics, Physics, Economics, Engineering or Statistics
  • Strong programming affinity (preferably in Python) with solid mathematical and statistical skills
  • Experience with time series analysis, financial and statistical modeling are an advantage
  • A proactive mindset and an independent way of working
  • Knowledge of derivatives on financial and/or energy markets is an advantage
  • Fluency in English (written and oral)



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. We have 125 years of unrivalled expertise in creating the technologies that put ecosystems, communities and our environment first. 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
  • A diverse workplace with regard to gender, age and cultural background
  • Fair remuneration (on an hourly basis for working students)



The internship is full time for a time period of preferably 6 months.


Please be informed that we are looking for applicants who are enrolled at a university during the whole engagement period of 6 months.



For us, the creative ideas of our committed and ambitious employees make the difference. Do you want to be part of tomorrow's energy world and share your passion for risk management with us? Are you in the mood for an energetic time with exciting tasks? Then we look forward to your online application! Please apply via our online portal.

Please note that this position is only open to registered students. Have you already completed your studies? We are always looking for outstanding graduates for our Risk Management teams.



Statkraft offers competitive terms of employment and benefits schemes, and we’re a trusted employer that puts the safety of our people first. We believe that a safe and healthy working environment is a matter of choice, not chance.


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



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