Proprietary Power Trader, Ireland

  • EUR 80,000 - 120,000
  • Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Redstone Commodity Search
  • 19 Nov 17 2017-11-19

Redstone Commodity Search are working with an energy trading company seeking a proprietary power trader to join their team in Ireland.

Redstone Commodity Search focus on offering 360° search solutions to the global commodities markets. With a competitive coverage of Trading Houses, Producers, Majors, Utilities, Merchants, Hedge Funds, Investment Banks and Brokerages; Redstone Commodity Search can confidently offer you an edge in today’s volatile market.

Redstone Commodity Search are working with an energy trading company seeking a proprietary power trader to join their team in Ireland.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • In charge of trading power in the Continental European Power markets (Germany, France, Switzerland, Benelux etc.)
  • Responsible for managing the proprietary power trading book and hitting VaR based profit targets
  • Develop and implement trading strategies to minimise risk for asset portfolios
  • Work closely with market analysts to develop informed trading strategies
  • Reports into the Head of Power Trading

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • At least 3 years’ experience in speculative power trading, ideally trading the front end of the curve
  • Strong knowledge of the Continental European power markets
  • Must have a positive demonstrable track record of PnL
  • Degree in Economics, Finance, Business, Mathematics or other relevant discipline
  • Located in Ireland or happy to relocate