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Job function:  Administrative
Working hours:  Full time
Contract type:  Unlimited
Department:  Grid Solutions
Date:  6 Sep 2023

Düsseldorf, DE

Company:  Uniper

(Senior) Manager Commercial Energy Management (f/m/d)

Our department Asset Based Contracts Departments within Uniper Kraftwerke GmbH in Düsseldorf is looking for YOU!   


We are Uniper


At Uniper, we are pro-actively transforming the world of energy whilst at the same time ensuring security of energy supply. As an internationally operating company, we work in very diverse teams with the greatest possible working time flexibility for our employees. Our corporate culture is characterized by equal opportunities, mutual appreciation, and respect. With us, you will be able to develop new business models, work on technological solutions for a modern, sustainable, and future-oriented energy supply as well as pro-actively help to shape changes. Interested? Then we will look forward to meeting you!


Your responsibilities


  • Manage and coordinate commercial topics for grid reserve power plants / market re-entry plants with special with focus on fuel
  • Manage and negotiate existing gas contracts for market power plants in Germany within Uniper
  • Manage various asset based contracts, e.g. power purchase contract, contracts of joint ventures plants
  • Secure optimized processes and steer fuel supply, incl. contract management, invoicing, and Stakeholdermanagement
  • Develop and optimize fuel supply within existing regulatory framework
  • Manage and negotiate various asset based contracts,
  • Support contract management and billing (middle & back office function)   
  • Identification and evaluation of contract related risks and opportunities   
  • Develop and establish new businesses opportunities, e.g. grid reserve plants
  • Provide commercial input for reporting & planning (MTP)


Your profile

  • University Degree in economics or engineering  
  • High interest in energy economics, commodities and grid topics
  • Know How of Energy Markets (e.g. Gas, Power, Commodities)
  • Strong Customer Orientation and networking skills
  • Commercial thinking and high degree of self-initiative
  • Excellent communication skills to interact clearly and concisely
  • High collaborative attitude, ability to work seamless with other functions
  • English and German as a prerequisite


Your benefits

At Uniper, we not only reward our employees with attractive salaries, an excellent company pension and health related benefits for their hard work and dedication to shaping the future energy transition. You can also expect a supportive working culture that offers a wide range of creative and innovative ideas. We enable various flexible working arrangements, whilst also supporting with home office equipment.
Through regular training and workshops, together we work towards visualising yourself in our company as if it were your own. We support you in highlighting your individual potential, achieving your personal goals, and reaching your ambitions. We invite you to become part of our diverse company with international colleagues from more than 80 countries. As an employer, Uniper has committed itself to providing special support to certain areas:
Work-Life-Balance / New Normal:
  • Choosing how, where, and when to work in accordance with your team and the requirements of your job
  • Modern and ergonomic equipment for your workplace (home & office)
  • Support to balance private life and work: Sabbaticals, part-time possibilities, family service
  • Car and bike leasing offer (deferred compensation) 
  • E-car charging stations at almost all Uniper locations

Health offers:

  • Flu vaccination
  • Preventive health services
  • Employee assistance program

Company pension:

  • Employer-funded contributions to a modern pension system
  • Possibility of self-funded contributions with employer-funded matching


  • Lifelong training
  • Coaching


Our employees are the reason for our success. Therefore, you will find many other benefits at the local level to help you reach your potential. Energy evolutionary wanted!


Your contact


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at:


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Job information 


Contract type: Unlimited   
Working Hours:     Full time   


As an employer, Uniper is committed to diversity and equal opportunities. Therefore, we encourage applications from suitably qualified individuals whose capabilities match the role requirements regardless of gender, origin, disability, age, religion, ideology, sexual identity or marital status. We live inclusion and support flexible working.











































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