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Intraday Asset Trader

Date:  04-Sep-2019
Job ID:  957
Company:  Alpiq AG

Olten, CH

Contract Type:  Permanent
Job Type:  Full-time position
Job Level:  New professionals
LinkedIn:  #LI-SFCH

For our 24/7 intraday trading team we are looking for a highly motivated, team oriented and communicative person with place of work in Olten.


Your function

  • You will be in charge of intraday optimisation and trading around our flexible Swiss hydro asset portfolio on the European intraday markets on a continuous basis. Together with your team colleagues you develop, implement and operate trading and optimisation strategies on all relevant market routes.
  • You are also in charge for balancing and trading a large-scale renewable portfolio in various markets and managing the underlying imbalance risk and trading needs accordingly.
  • In this role, you are part of a dedicated trading team which is operating in a 24/7 shift scheme, thus regular night and weekend operations is part of this role.


Your profile

  • For this position, we are looking for a strong team player with skills in short term or intraday energy markets. Preferably you already performed in a similar role and you bring along some years of specific expertise.
  • You are familiar with the fundamentals and value drivers of the spot and intraday markets in Europe and you are willing and able to perform in this challenging but exciting environment.
  • Acting and performing in the team is key, thus we are looking for a communicative and collaborative person which has the skills and motivation to share knowledge and experience among the team colleagues. 
  • You have a technical or economical higher education degree as well as strong analytical skills, very good VBA/Excel skills and a problem-solving oriented mindset.
  • Fluency in English is mandatory, additional language skills in German or French are highly beneficial.

Your opportunity
We offer you modern terms of employment and an interesting and multifaceted area of responsibility in an exciting, dynamic environment. Have we sparked your interest? Then please apply using our job application portal. Alpiq stands for equal employment opportunities. Designations of persons and functions apply to all sexes. Applicants from recruitment agencies can only be considered upon prior arrangement by telephone.

About Alpiq
Alpiq Holding Ltd is a Swiss energy company operating throughout Europe. Its activities include the generation and supply of electricity, energy trading and energy management. Alpiq Ltd. is a subsidiary of Alpiq Holding Ltd. with headquarters in Olten.



Patrice Tricot
Tel.:  +41 21 341 21 11



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