Physical Gas Scheduler

Date: May 27, 2023

Location: Houston, TX, US

Company: Uniper



Uniper seeks a Physical Gas Scheduler to join its North American team.



What we offer

At Uniper we value a sustainable balance for the work done by our employees. Therefore, we offer extensive individual compensation packages, including comprehensive benefits and flexible working arrangements.



How we work
The people at Uniper are the base for our success. One of our core objectives is to provide them with a supportive and entrepreneurial work environment that fosters collaboration. This allows our employees to take responsibility and make optimal use of their skills. Together we want to shape the future of energy.



What we are looking for

Arranges for receipt of natural gas from suppliers and delivery of natural gas to our customers on a daily basis

Optimal nominations of all pipeline and storage assets in accordance with contractual data on a timely basis to the applicable receipt and delivery points

Communicates between our suppliers and customers to ensure that contractual obligations are met and nomination data is coordinated throughout the delivery chain

Enters all pertinent nomination data into the nomination systems maintained by the applicable pipeline and storage operators

Tracks the movement of all physical gas purchase and sales and optimizes the physical flow of gas to optimize our assets and minimize the amount of transportation and storage fees and

Ensures all scheduled volumes are invoiced and billed accurately

Works with suppliers, pipelines, end user markets, and point operators to monitor and manage imbalances.  When imbalances occur, must work within pipelines and other shippers to profitably reduce, eliminate, or trade those imbalances

Develops and cultivates profitable relationships with pipeline and storage operators, producers and end users

Identifies incremental pipeline and storage capacity to target and capture increase the value of the trading portfolio and increase profitable

Represents the company at various business meetings and functions conducted by pipeline and storage operators, producers, and end users

Identify transportation opportunities on all active SE pipelines



Who we are seeking

Four year degree is required, preferably in finance or accounting or some technical related field.


Minimum of 2-5 years of experience scheduling physical gas in the Gulf Coast / Southeast region pipelines and storage facilities, both interstate and intrastate.  Solid understanding of natural gas fundamentals, expert knowledge of physical gas flows, including constraints on the interstate and intrastate pipeline and storage grid.  Specific scheduling experience on Gulf South Pipeline, EGT, TX Gas, FGT, Sonat, NGPL, Carthage, HPL, Sabine Hub.  Strong understanding of pipeline FERC Gas Tariffs and specific knowledge of fixed and variable rate schedules for these pipelines.  Strong relationships with pipeline and storage operators, as well as producers and various end users markets. Some knowledge of physical gas trading, risk management, MTM P&L, and value at risk.  High proficiency in Excel.


Detail oriented with strong analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving skills

Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build strong relationships with customers and team members

Strong ability to multitask and integrate large amounts of complex information with the ability to focus on critical drivers

Strong level of initiative, self-motivated, entrepreneurial, works well under pressure






Job information

Contract type: USA-Unlimited  
Working Hours:     Full time,  
Start Date: 07/01/2022




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.

Nearest Major Market: Houston