Senior Risk Analyst - Power Trading
- £Excellent + good package
- London, England, United Kingdom
- Permanent, Full time
- Connect Resourcing
- 12 Jul 17
Leading Energy Trading and Renewables business is now seeking an experienced, high calibre Market and Trading Risk Analyst to join the London team.
The Senior Risk Analyst supports other team members and collaborates across the business to deliver enhanced and portfolio-appropriate risk measurement. This is a Lead role and will represent the Risk team on business wide projects/work packages. This will include market analysis and risk assessments for new products or business ventures, development of automated reporting solutions using SQL/SSIS, model validation and audit work (optionality, asset optimization, volatility/VaR) and modelling complex energy products including embedded options.
You require strong knowledge of be able to apply the appropriate models, techniques and processes to extract risk information in a timely manner and with the required quality. Risk limits or monitoring can independently be reviewed with enhancements proposed, and an entrepreneurial and/or challenging audience (from colleague to senior manager) can be convinced. You will have the skill set to numerically set up a concept and model (prototyping), at the same time can explain this in an understandable way.
Key will be the ability to take control of a new and complex issue, and produce an effective and efficient solution.
This role requires some with UK Electricity Industry knowledge from a Risk Management perspective. You will need to have excellent numerical skills as well as some coding experience. Communication skills very important as you will be dealing with various in house teams to manage projects and solve problems.
In addition you will have to:
• Be able to work independently to solve problems, research new topics, take initiative, have attention to detail
• Project management experience
• Development experience (any – VBA/SQL)
• Complex report development and automation experience
• Strong ETRM experience
• Asset optimisation experience
This is an excellent role within a successful and growing business with strong developmental prospects.