Senior Trader & Originator – Renewable Energy Credits

Senior Trader & Originator  – Renewable Energy Credits

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 REC Trader & 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 includes 100+ ambitious employees who work 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.

“We launched the US Desk in March 2019. Over the past three plus years, we have grown to become a key player in the North and Latin American markets. The US is one of the largest environmental markets in the world. Being physically present in New York, and achieving great success here, enables us to become the leading global commodity trading house that STX aspires to be.”- Tim Pabst, Managing Director

ROLE TRADING & ORIGINATION

You play an important role in driving the business forward. In this highly competitive market, you’ll constantly monitor market movements, identify and trade around opportunities.

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

  • Identify and present trade opportunities  
  • Build, structure and manage REC trading portfolio
  • Work closely with the sales trading team
  • Build, structure and manage lines of sales
  • Research business opportunities within the industry
  • Represent STX Commodities within the REC industry
  • Being the main internal knowledge center for RECs and the relevant programs

KEY REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business, Mathematics, or related fields
  • 5-10 years’ experience working within North American Compliance Markets and direct exposure to PJM, NEPOOL, and Renewable Energy Credits (RECs)
  • Experience building and managing a trading book, and sales trading teams
  • Maintain a pulse on the sentiment, trading activity, and provide feedback from client base and marketplace and keep relevant internal teams informed
  • Possess strong organizational and time management skills with a proven ability to multi-task
  • Can understand clients’ needs and challenges and apply a creative and logical approach to identify solutions
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate and work effectively in an intense team environment, while harnessing the ability to build direct working relationships

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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