Risk Management Consultant

£60000 Per Annum up to £60,000 (depending on experience) + benefits
10 Jan 2013
07 Feb 2013
Tim Hall
Contract Type
Full Time
Risk Management Consultant
Salary: up to £60,000 (depending on experience) + benefits
Location: Suffolk
Job Type: Permanent
Consultant: Tim Hall
Ref: RMC7898

The Company:

The Green Recruitment Company are currently working with one of the UK’s leading Energy Management Consultancies who are looking for a Risk Management Consultant to join their growing team.

The Role:

Responsible for managing client and portfolio exposure to energy markets through development of strategies and active wholesale trading, and analysing and monitoring positions to ensure that they remain in line with stated policy and strategy.
• Managing client alerts, providing support, advice and interpretation.
• Proactively contacting clients by telephone and regular review meetings to discuss current market conditions, existing exposures and trading strategies.
• Monitor market movements for electricity and related commodities, identify and analyse both underlying fundamental and technical data to help form a strategic view of possible forward market developments.
• Source new and develop relevant market contacts to help improve depth of market knowledge, aid price discovery and inform potential market movements.

Job Description:

• Responsible for the position management of portfolios and client positions.
• Manage client power and gas positions, providing alerts when actions are required and liaising with clients to ensure that declared trading strategy and risk management policy is being applied effectively.
• Support clients directly with their own Risk Management or trading for them with delegated authority.
• Scheduling regular client review meetings, usually at the client premises, presenting to senior members of the client management team.
• Maintain contact with clients to ensure positions and client positions are maintained and updated to reflect the true current market exposures either via quarterly meetings or by providing monthly reports.
• Analyse market data, price history and fundamentals to develop potential trading strategies to support Risk Management clients.
• Support our client’s service offerings in a professional and efficient manner.

Experience and Skills:

• Experience of Trading UK electricity and/or gas
• Knowledge of the UK/European energy markets
• Familiarity with Reuters an advantage
• Excellent client facing communication and presentation skills
• Developed negotiating skills
• Able to remain calm under pressure
• Sufficiently mobile and flexible to travel within the UK

The Green Recruitment Company is an Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies.

To apply for this role please contact us at:

Tim Hall
+44 (0) 203 002 2877