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Leading Global Energy Trading business is now seeking a Senior Structurer to join their London based Pricing team. This is highly commercial structuring role providing valuation and deal approval support across their Front Office Trading and Origination teams. Working as part of a high calibre team you will also cover derivatives and asset based structures covering involving the full range of energy products.
This role is at a senior level within an existing and well established team. It would suit someone with a solid experience in a structuring or quantitative strategist type role and a track record of executing deals.
The Key responsibilities are:
Understanding of commercial terms of deals including financial derivatives and real options
Understanding of entity level P&L and risk capital requirements,
Proposing and explaining an appropriate valuation approach,
Pricing using optimal model(s) and informing on the results and adequate trading/deal management strategy,
Presenting deal economics to Management on behalf of the stakeholders
To be considered for this role you should ideally have:
An extensive structuring/valuation experience within the energy or finance sector.
A track record of working autonomously on complex structured deals, including working with the traders, originators and other business groups as appropriate, to bring deals through to execution.
Experience in analysing deal terms, identifying the underlying risk components and constructing appropriate valuation models from the term sheet.
Knowledge of complex derivative instruments coupled with understanding of valuation and risk analysis methods.
An Understanding of risk, both hedge-able risk and residual risks in structured contracts
Strong technical and model development skills applied to commercial deals.
Knowledge of a range of deal types such as complex swaps, options strategies, storage, swing, interconnectors, virtual power plants, LNG flexibility, short term asset flexibility, weather contingent products, exotic options e.g. cliquets, prepayments, book sales and buy-outs, etc.
In addition you should have a highly quantitative academic background coupled with a sound knowledge of mathematics applied to finance or commodities. Strong programming skills are also key includingadvanced VBA programming and knoweldge of Matlab, Python.
As well as strong quantitative and commercial skills the role requires excellent communication and stakeholder skills. You will be working with Traders, Originators and Management as well as interacting with a range of other key teams within the business. Therefore strong influencing and relationshiop building skills are important. You should also be an excellent team player and be comfortable working in fast paced environment.