Trading Associate

Date: Sep 14, 2023

Location: Houston, TX, US

Company: Uniper

Uniper seeks a Trading Associate to join its North American team   


We are Uniper


At Uniper, we are proactively transforming the world of energy while at the same time ensuring security of energy supply. As an internationally operating company, we work in very diverse teams, and 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 proactively help to shape changes. Interested? Then we will look forward to meeting you!


Your responsibilities


Work with all traders/schedulers to assist with their day to day functional needs (deal entry, deal valuation, deal structuring etc.)

Assist in reporting process for Front Office across Gas and Power (phys. balancing check, actualization, deal entry correction/amendment)

Interface with middle office to troubleshoot issues daily (i.e. settlement differences, PnL discrepancies)

Book & validate non-standard trades executed by all desks (power, gas, global gas)

Act as back up for scheduling for Gas & Power scheduling

Automate processes around trade capture system and commercial reporting

Develop and support trading steering tools

Develop and implement trading KPIs



Your profile

Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, math or other quantitative field

High proficiency in spreadsheet development

Solid mental math computation skills

Advanced Excel Skillset

Intermediate coding skills (python, SQL, Power BI) & ETRM experience preferably Triple Point CXL or Endur

Strong level of initiative, self-motivation, and entrepreneurial spirit

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

Ability to multitask and integrate large amounts of complex information and focus on critical drivers

Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to foster cross-functional relationships with customers and colleagues



Your benefits


At Uniper, we reward our employees with competitive compensation and comprehensive 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 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.


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


Attention! Please apply via the button in this portal. Application documents that reach us by post will not be returned and, like those we receive by e-mail, can unfortunately not be considered!


Job information 


Contract type: USA-Unlimited   
Working Hours:     Full time   
Start Date: 08/01/2023


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.

Nearest Major Market: Houston