Would you like to work for Vattenfall, one of Europe’s leading energy companies with trading activities in the global energy markets? Do you want to contribute to the success of the trading function using your analytical capabilities, programming skills, and commercial comprehension? In that case this student job could be the right one for you.
For our office in Hamburg we are looking for a Working Student Japanese Power Market (m/f/d) in the Trading Analysis department.
The Trading Analysis department within the Business Unit Trading works closely with the trading desks and takes a leading role in providing market insights, (fundamental and quantitative) analysis, trading algorithms development, and ultimately commercial decision support across all commodity areas.
Your main tasks and responsibilities as a Working Student Japanese Power Market:
– Support the trading analysts and esp. the power analysts in
Identifying, reviewing, and integrating (new) information and data sources/feeds for the Japanese power market, e.g., building web scrapers or data quality monitoring tools
Visualizing data and analyses for the internal analysis portal
Further developing and automating routines, procedures, and applications for analysis-related information and data flows
Performing ad-hoc information requests on the Japanese power market from key stakeholders
Conducting commercially relevant fundamental and quantitative analyses on the Japanese power market
– Be part of the Trading Analysis department and contribute to its analysis output.
Our ideal Working Student Japanese Power Market:
Student enrolled at an university of applied sciences or university in a business, economics, engineering, computer science, natural sciences or other quantitative subject
Fluency in English or German; ideally good Japanese language skills (at least good reading comprehension)
Good programming (esp. Python), data analysis/mining, and analytical skills
Knowledge of energy markets, esp. the Japanese energy markets and commodity trading advantageous but not required
Strong communication skills with the ability to communicate with various internal stakeholders
Result oriented, independent working method with readiness to take on responsibility
Proactive team player
Eagerness to learn.
Within Vattenfall we have the clear goal to enable a fossil free society within one generation. This ambition includes for example electrification of the transport sector and CO2-emitting industries, but the core in this ambition is to have sustainable electricity production. Vattenfall is now ramping up its growth within renewables, making the fleet fossil free.
Business Area (BA) Markets maximises the value of Vattenfall’s portfolio by optimising and dispatching, hedging and sourcing for Vattenfall’s assets and sales positions. We offer power purchase agreements to operators of wind or solar parks, optimise 3rd party batteries and enter into origination deals within the B2B segment. We serve as Vattenfall’s single market access to energy commodity markets trading in electricity, emissions, fuels, freight, and renewable certificates. We are responsible for generating profits by taking positions within defined risk mandates and limits. We are active across Europe with around 500 professionals working from Sweden, Germany, The Netherlands, and Denmark.
Within Markets the Business Unit (BU) Trading is the energy trading hub of the Vattenfall Group. BU Trading is responsible for all trading activities around Vattenfall´s asset and customer flows to maximize value creation and improve sourcing costs. It provides all market access services for standard OTC and exchange-based energy commodities for the Vattenfall Group, which means managing all hedging flows, from generation assets or customers, by market access.
At Vattenfall we are convinced that diversity contributes to build a more profitable and attractive company and we strive to be good role model regarding diversity. Vattenfall works actively for all employees to have the same opportunities and rights regardless of gender, ethnicity, age, transgender identity or expression, religion or other belief, disability or sexual orientation.
We offer you a challenging and independent job in an informal working environment. You will be working in interdisciplinary teams and you can always count on support from committed colleagues as an ‘Ask and Share’ concept is essential for the way we work. We offer attractive employment conditions and opportunities for personal and professional development.
This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious and talented student who wants to gain experience in the commodity business and data science field with a challenging and changeable student job within a leading company in its field.
For more information about the position or the recruitment process you are welcome to contact the recruitment coordinator for this position: Pia Sophie Preusser, +49 1522 1788 394. Please send your application before the 21st of May.