New York, NY

A global energy trading firm in New York City is looking for a Natural Gas Trader (VP level) with an expertise in client flow trading. This is a newly created position due to growth in the business. The Natural Gas Trader will work closely with the Origination/Marketing/Trading teams to manage the risk of their customer deals with an emphasis on deals around the northeast locations.

 

High level responsibilities include:

  • Managing trading risks for the OTC and exchange-traded energy business;
  • Responsible for providing pricing and hedging services for client flow business;
  • Execution of client trades and the management of associated hedge positions to optimize the portfolio including futures, swaps, and options;
  • Manage a short and long-term gas derivative positions associated with customer portfolios;
  • Assist in developing the client flow desk strategy and business plans in a growth mode;
  • Work with the Origination/Marketing team to provide solutions to customer opportunities and needs;
  • Conduct all trading activities within the Company’s defined risk policies and limits.

Educational and professional qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree; 5+ years of profitable natural gas trading experience with a financial institution or energy merchant trading firm; experience in a client flow trading environment; in-depth experience with the northeast gas market fundamentals and physical pipeline grid; strong analytical modeling skills to price deal; and ability to work in a team environment.

 

Ideal market experience is with the northeast gas markets. Experience in northeast gas & power and other regional gas markets will be considered. Submit resumes to chynes@salthillgroup.com.