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A global energy trading & marketing firm is searching for an experienced market risk professional to join its team focused on physical and financial structured power portfolio. This is a proactive risk advisory role that interacts daily with the trading desk and fundamentals team to provide an independent analysis of risk around trading strategies. This position requires a strong commercial understanding of physical and financial power markets, as well as related instruments and derivatives.
Educational and professional requirements include a bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or related field (MBA, CFA preferred); 5+ years' experience in a market risk or risk valuations role within a power trading environment; understanding of complex power transactions; in-depth knowledge of physical and financial power trading markets, strategies and the related volatility; strong analytical, quantitative and data management skills; modeling experience for deal valuation and risk analytics and advanced proficiency in Excel and VBA.