GAZPROM Germania GmbH is a subsidiary of the world’s largest natural gas producer, Gazprom. Since its establishment in 1990, GAZPROM Germania has developed into an internationally operating group of 44 companies in 15 countries in Europe and Asia. Its main business activities include the storage and trading of natural gas. It employs approximately 1,800 employees, around 200 of whom work at its Berlin headquarters. Together with its strategic partners, GAZPROM Germania Group helps ensure a reliable, environmentally-friendly, and sustainable energy supply for Europe.
Gazprom Marketing & Trading (GM&T) is an integral part of the GAZPROM Germania Group. Headquartered in London, GM&T operates to provide a global marketing reach, round the clock operational coverage and excellent customer service. Established in 1999, GM&T has grown from a single office in London into a truly global organisation, with around 1000 employees worldwide. With offices in Europe, Asia and the USA, GM&T trades energy commodities including gas, power, oil, LPG, helium, emissions, LNG and FX.
This permanent position is required to facilitate the growth of the core trading business within GM&T. The controls required to record trades and positions accurately are ever increasing in terms of both volume and complexity.
The Analyst is responsible for supporting the deal control process across Global Commodities and Derivatives Trading and would be focused on complex contract management, entry, review and audit as well as project work associated with business developments within GC&DT. This role will also involve ad hoc project work and analysis for the trading teams and liaising with support functions (settlements, confirmations, product control, market risk, IT).
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Entering and checking vanilla and structured trades for the Global Commodities and Derivatives Trading teams.
Help oversee deal life cycle verification processes for structured deals
Supporting business developments impacting GC&DT, acting as a driver of change and ensuring successful design and implementation of solutions.
Work with the traders and support functions to make any trade amendments that may be required and to develop booking strategies for new products
Supporting development and testing teams as appropriate on process improvements and new products
Provide ad hoc data collection and analysis for trading teams
Liaise with support functions on a regular basis, assisting with queries
Understand and be able to cover the day to day functions of the team for products including Gas, Power, FX, Environmental Products and Wingas deal bookings
Understanding of bank guarantee setup and renewals.
SKILLS & COMPETENCIES
Excellent analytical and numeracy skills and good attention to detail
A strong knowledge of basic computer skills (Microsoft Office including Microsoft Excel essential)
Able to understand business issues and specify IT solutions
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Diligence and reliability
Ability to work effectively as part of a team and individually
Able to cope with pressured situations and rapid growth of business
Strong organisational and planning skills
Ability to foster and build relationships across teams
Willingness to learn new skills
Fluent in verbal/written English.
Good knowledge of working in the energy industry.
Good understanding of trading and financial terminology
Exposure to Openlink’s Endur Platform desirable
Job Title:Trade Support (Commercial Process & Control Analyst)