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An energy trading firm focused on energy transition-related themes seeks a highly motivated and detail-oriented middle office professional to support the power and natural gas trading teams. The company is small and growing quickly, focusing on power, environmental, and natural gas markets. Therefore, this role has a range of responsibilities covering both middle-office and accounting functions, and it requires flexibility to adapt to changing business conditions. It supports the team’s trading and risk management functions, including trade capture, profit-and-loss reconciliation, reporting, and ledger accounting.
A background in either Accounting or the Middle Office will be considered, but the candidate must be willing to learn and perform each side of this role. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of the power and natural gas trading industry.
Middle Office Function:
Data Analytics Function (depends on the Candidate):
Educational and professional requirements include a bachelor’s degree in finance, economics, or a related field; 5+ years of experience in a trading environment, preferably in power and/or natural gas in a middle office, risk control, or accounting position; strong analytical and problem-solving skills; entrepreneurial spirit; excellent attention to detail; ability to work independently and as part of a team; strong communication and interpersonal skills; proficiency in Microsoft Excel and other data analysis tools (Python and SQL is a plus); and a background in accounting is a plus. Submit resumes to email@example.com.