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Short Term Trader (f/m/d) fixed term until 31.12.2024

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Date: 10-Sep-2022

Location: Düsseldorf, DE

Company: Uniper



Our Power Team at Uniper Global Commodities SE in Düsseldorf is looking for you !



What we offer
At Uniper, we believe in rewarding our employees for their hard work. We offer competitive salaries, company pensions and performance related benefits. Our people can also take advantage of our extensive flexible benefits package with discounts on high street vouchers, health and dental care, holidays and more.



How we work
Our people are key to our success. Our core objective is to provide them with a supportive and entrepreneurial work environment that fosters collaboration. This allows our people to take responsibility and make optimal use of their skills. Together, we want to shape the future of energy.



What we are looking for

Report to the Short-term trading and Algorithmic trading manager 

•    Deliver Front Office commercial performance and operational excellence regarding:
•    Market Channel Optimization of CWE, EE portfolio in short-term physical markets 
•    Intraday trading and FRR continuous energy markets
•    Renewables imbalance management
•    Interface with power plants and dispatch centers to ensure delivery of strategies and maximize MCO value
•    Compliance and regulatory guidelines
•    Steering and monitoring of algorithmic trading solutions

•    Contribute to improving business processes within the team and the interfaces with other departments of the Uniper business

•    Continuously improve and develop tools and processes in line with latest market developments and Uniper strategies and contribute to the  transition into automation 
•    Support the programming and implementation of successful Algo-trading strategies

•    Take part in weekend and bank holiday work (shift role)



Who we are seeking

 Relevant technical or economic degree or similar qualifications
•    Deep knowledge of European Power Trading, products and markets
•    Track record in Renewables imbalance management or algorithmic trading
•    Affinity with IT / data analysis 
•    Advanced programming skills
•    Excellent analytical skills
•    Knowledge of German, Dutch, or Hungarian power market would be a plus 
•    Inner drive and enthusiasm, takes initiative
•    Strong commercial orientation
•    High self-confidence and effectiveness in communication
•    High level of commitment and a strong will to cooperate in a team environment
•    Strong analytical thinking
•    True team player
•    Fluent in written and spoken English
•    Speaking German, Dutch or Hungarian would be beneficial




If you have any questions about this role, please contact:

Alison Benjatschek

Please note that applications by e-mail cannot be considered for data protection reasons



Job information

Contract type: Unlimited  
Working Hours:     Part time possible,  
Start Date: 01/05/2022

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Uniper is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from appropriately qualified and suitable candidates regardless of gender, origin, disability, age, religion, worldview, sexual identity or family status. We promote diversity, equality and flexible working.