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Short-term Trader (m/f/d) fixed term end 2023

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Date: 09-Jun-2021

Location: Düsseldorf, Germany

Company: Uniper



Our Power department within 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 NEE team manager to deliver Front Office performance and operational excellence
  • Optimize all market channels for the Nordic and Eastern European power portfolio (Market Channel Optimization)
  • Provide market access forTake part in weekend and bank holiday work (shift role - Daytime) Uniper’s power portfolio and add value trading the wholesale power markets from Intraweek until delivery
  • Fulfil regulatory/ compliance duties as balance responsible party
  • Contribute to improve the business processes within the team and the interfaces with other departments of the Uniper business
  • Support to continuously maintain and develop the IT landscape in line with latest market developments and strategies
  • Support the programming and implementation of successful Algo-trading strategies
  • Interface with the dispatch centres in Sundsvall and Düsseldorf to understand operational issues, restrictions and opportunities of the portfolio



Who we are seeking

  • Relevant technical or economic degree or similar qualifications
  • Deep knowledge of European Power Trading and Ancillary Services products and markets
  • IT/ data analysis know-how
  • Advanced programming skills
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Knowledge of Nordic or Hungarian power market and seasonal Hydro optimization would be a plus
  • Inner drive and enthusiasm
  • High self-confidence and effectiveness in communication
  • Commercial mindset, trading affinity
  • True team player
  • High level of commitment and a strong will to cooperate in the team environment
  • Own initiative, ability to analytical thinking
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Swedish/Norwegian or Hungarian language skills would be a plus




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: Fixed-term End 2023 
Working Hours:     Full time,  
Start Date: 01/07/2021
Deadline: 31/05/2021




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.