Shift Energy Trader

Salary: 
 £31500 -  £47900 per annum + bonus
Closing date: 
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 11:02
Employer: 
SSE
Type: 
Permanent
Region: 
United Kingdom

Location: Perth
Salary:  £31,500 -  £47,900 depending on skills and experience + excellent benefits + annual bonus
Permanent | Full Time Hours 37 per week
The Role
Energy Portfolio Management (EPM) is an exciting and dynamic area of the Company, providing a route to market for energy products and services for our Wholesale and Retail companies.
The Trading and Contracts Team within Energy Portfolio Management is responsible for managing the Commercial Operations, Market Trading, Energy Contracts, Contracts Origination and Ireland Portfolio Management.
The role of Shift Energy Trader will give you the opportunity and responsibility to optimise and trade physical energy products in the GB energy markets. Your primary focus will be to help ensure our energy portfolio is economically managed, is competitive in the market place, and is compliant.
Your Skills and Experience
To be successful in this role you will have developed interpersonal, communication, problem solving and negotiation skills. Your ability to build relationships will ensure you forge strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders. The ability to prioritise tasks and being able to meet demanding deadlines is essential.
You will be educated to degree level in a relevant discipline with some work experience gained in a commercial, or business environment. Ideally, you'll have knowledge of the GB and European energy markets however this is not essential as accelerated training will be provided.
Our Company
Energy Portfolio Management (EPM) is an exciting and dynamic area of the Company, responsible for managing the many and significant financial risks and opportunities associated with the operation of our generation and supply assets.
Our Benefits
We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights;
- Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays)
- Great share plans
- Group Pension Plan
- One day paid volunteering
- Tailored internal development opportunities
Next Steps
Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long.
Closing date for applications is: 26 July 2019
For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch via sse.
This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.

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