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Structured Gas Trader (f/m)

Date:  Jan 03, 2019
Job ID:  518
Company:  Alpiq AG

Olten, CH

Category:  Permanent

For our Gas Portfolio team, we are looking for a highly motivated, team oriented and communicative person with place of work in Olten.

Your function


  • Trade all the open positions (location spreads, time spreads and outright exposures) in the Gas Portfolio over the full trading horizon, with the aim to maximise its value
  • Support the development, structuring and origination of non-standard deals offered to market participants and originators based on portfolio needs in Europe, aiming to further expand the portfolio in new products, countries, hubs, etc.
  • Manage flow and synergies with Origination and sales desks. Drive to further improve processes at the desk.


Your profile


  • Master’s degree in Mathematics, Economics or similar
  • 3-5 years of European gas trading experience
  • Expert in trading continental Europe and CESEE gas hubs
  • Strong understanding of value drivers of structured contracts
  • Strong understanding of fundamental price drivers of European gas markets
  • Understanding of fundamental drivers of LNG
  • Strong team player accustomed to working in international teams
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken); additional language skills is an advantage.
  • Previous exposure to CESEE gas markets, LNG and/ or European power trading is a plus.


Your opportunities


  • Exciting work in an international company environment.
  • Be part of a small and highly motivated trading team.
  • Develop and trade your own trading strategies in the gas and power market

Interested? Please send us your application only through our online tool. Third parties, i.e. job agencies, applications will not be considered.

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. 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, energy management, energy services as well as energy technology. Alpiq Ltd. is a subsidiary of Alpiq Holding Ltd. with headquarters in Olten.



Patrice Tricpt
Tel.:  +41 21 341 21 11



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