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Senior Sales Trader

Senior Sales Trader

Today, companies are constantly urged to drastically reduce their carbon footprint. By trading in a wide variety of renewable energy 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 SENIOR SALES TRADER 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

“Today, corporates are taking actions to reduce and compensate for their emissions, and are looking to invest in renewable energy to achieve their environmental targets and carbon commitments. The Global Voluntary Markets Desk sources, originates, and trades in Energy Attribute Certificates (EACs) and Voluntary Carbon Credits to meet this growing global demand across all continents. By facilitating these transactions on a global scale, we help clients around the world access the products they need to comply with obligations and contribute to a better future. Our desk contributes to STX being a truly global wholesale trader it aspires to be.” – Fabio Moro, Head of Global Voluntary Markets Desk

ROLE OF A SENIOR SALES TRADER

As a Senior Sales Trader, you play an important role in driving the business forward. In this highly competitive market, you’ll constantly engage with prospective clients to fully grasp their needs, and apply strategic thinking to tailor-make solutions that cater to these requirements. This role entails exposure to a broad spectrum of professionals at all levels, as well as to companies from various industries and markets. By working strategically to offer clients sustainable solutions, you genuinely help them move forward towards a greener future.  

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Structuring strategic transactions and trades
  • Taking the lead in executing trading strategies
  • Expanding our existing customer portfolio within the European market
  • Through business development identify and follow up on new leads
  • Proposing new deal structures and transactions complying with the market’s requirements
  • Conducting research into the Central European environmental commodities market to keep customers up to date
  • Acting as a trusted advisor to new and existing clients
  • 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 4-5 years of working experience within a sales, trading, business development, or account management role
  • Exposure to the environmental commodities market or renewable energy is advantageous
  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher)
  • Fluent in English and German
  • Commercial and entrepreneurial attitude
  • Analytical and strategic thinking
  • Attentive and empathetic approach
  • Collaborative work style
  • Living or willing to relocate to Hamburg

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Pension scheme contributions
  • Strong focus on personal and professional development
  • Sport and training opportunities
  • Assistance with relocation to the respective office location

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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