Today, companies are constantly urged to drastically reduce their carbon footprint. By trading in a wide variety of sustainable energy products and certificates, STX enables businesses to achieve this goal. In doing so, we contribute to a more transparent environmental commodities market and, therefore, a greener world. We’re looking for a Senior Trader – IRECS to join our business and the extremely dynamic market we operate in, and to embark on a journey with us towards a better tomorrow.

ABOUT THE FRONT OFFICE

Turning opportunities into solutions – that’s the specialty of STX’s Front Office. Our team works across various domains, including electricity, renewable gas, carbon offsets, biofuels, and energy efficiency. We engage with clients in different markets and countries on a daily basis, and it’s our job to understand their needs and translate them into effective, efficient solutions. To maintain STX’s position as market leader in the fast-changing environmental commodities field, we are continuously capitalizing on new opportunities and optimizing our offering.

ABOUT THE TEAM

“The environmental commodities market is growing rapidly. STX is proud to be one of the leading firms in this incredibly dynamic space. Though that doesn’t mean there’s room for us to be complacent. On the contrary: in this fast-changing, competitive market, you always have to be on top – and ideally ahead – of your game.” – Fabio Moro, Managing Partner, Head of Global Voluntary Markets 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Structuring strategic transactions and trades
  • Be the first point of contact for the sales and origination team
  • Help the team structure and negotiate long term OTC contracts
  • Taking the lead in executing trading strategies
  • Build and manage the risk of a forward book
  • Proposing new deal structures and transactions complying with market’s requirements
  • Conducting research of the international energy certificates market and translate developments into opportunities
  • Building strong connections with key counterparties
  • Being an expert in timing the market in order to get the best results by acting as a single point of contact for your customers
  • Conducting due diligence and investment research on relevant trading strategies

KEY REQUIREMENTS

  • At least 5-7 years of working experience within trading or portfolio management role
  • Exposure to environmental commodities market or renewable energy is advantageous
  • Have an understanding and manage long term offtakes
  • Have the capacity to understand and negotiate complex OTC contracts
  • Previous experience in structuring PPAs or complex offtake agreements is preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher)
  • Excellent command of English
  • Commercial and entrepreneurial attitude
  • Analytical and strategic thinking
  • Attentive and empathetic approach
  • Collaborative work style

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Pension scheme contributions
  • Strong focus on personal and professional development
  • Sport and training opportunities

GET IN TOUCH

Are you ready to embark on a journey with us? Please submit your application for this job by clicking on the “apply” button. For further questions, please contact the Recruitment department at recruitment@stxgroup.com.

STX Group offers equal employment opportunity. Acquisition based on this vacancy is not appreciated.

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Today, companies are constantly urged to drastically reduce their carbon footprint. By trading a wide variety of environmental products, STX enables businesses to achieve this goal. In doing so, we contribute to a more transparent environmental commodities market and, therefore, a greener world. We’re looking for a LATAM Carbon Originator to join our business and the extremely dynamic market we operate in, and to embark on a journey with us towards a better tomorrow. 

ABOUT THE FRONT OFFICE

Turning opportunities into solutions – that’s the specialty of STX’s Front Office. Our team works across various domains, including electricity, renewable gas, carbon offsets, biofuels and energy efficiency. We engage with clients in different markets and countries on a daily basis, and it’s our job to understand their needs and translate them into effective, efficient solutions. To maintain STX’s position as market leader in the fast-changing environmental commodities field, we are continuously capitalizing on new opportunities and optimizing our offering.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Identify and originate new early stage and operational carbon projects in the LATAM carbon offset market
  • Understand all technical aspects of carbon offset projects, different registries, process for issuance
  • Proactive commercial development of market potential, working with both new and existing customers
  • Contribute to developing STX carbon position and visibility
  • Map and develop relationships with partners and counterparties
  • Optimize market connectivity between the trading and origination team
  • Become the main internal knowledge center for the Latam voluntary carbon markets

KEY REQUIREMENTS

  • At least 2+ years of relevant carbon offset market experience
  • Relevant experience and understanding of registry requirements, project methodologies, international governance frameworks
  • Proven track record within project accreditation process
  • Strong understanding of market fundamentals and developments Existing network within the carbon offset market
  • Strong commercial and negotiation skills are required
  • Language skills: fluent in English and Spanish and/or Portuguese
  • Working rights in the United States

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS

  • Company sponsored private medical health insurance
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Fringe benefits
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Professional and international working environment
  • Working in a fast-paced company
  • Strong focus on personal and professional development

GET IN TOUCH

Are you ready to embark on a journey with us? Please submit your application for this job by clicking on the “apply” button. For further questions, please contact the Recruitment department at recruitment@stxgroup.com.

STX Group offers equal employment opportunity.

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