Short Term Power Trader

Location Amsterdam
Discipline: Commodities
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Freddie Ricks

Contact email: freddie.ricks@venturesearch.com
Job ref: 2488
Published: about 1 month ago

As a Short-Term Power Trader, you will play a key role in executing speculative trading strategies and managing risk in the European power markets. You will be responsible for analyzing market data, identifying trading opportunities, and executing trades across various time horizons. This role offers an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced and collaborative environment, where your contributions directly impact our trading performance and profitability.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Execute speculative trading strategies in the short-term power markets, focusing on day-ahead through front-month trading.
  • Conduct in-depth analysis of power market fundamentals, including supply-demand dynamics, price drivers, and regulatory developments.
  • Utilize quantitative models, technical analysis, and market intelligence to identify trading opportunities and develop trading strategies.
  • Execute trades efficiently and effectively, managing risk exposure and position limits in accordance with trading guidelines.
  • Monitor market developments, news flow, and geopolitical events to stay informed about market trends and potential trading opportunities.
  • Collaborate with other traders, analysts, and developers to optimize trading strategies and enhance trading systems.