Trader (Development Role) - Houston, TX

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Trader (Development Role) - Houston, TX

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Job Description Shell Energy North America seeks a trader to trade power and natural gas in our North East regional markets. This role will provide training and development to the successful candidate.

Job Responsibilities:

* Accountable to make physical and financial decisions related to power and natural gas trading in Shells regional markets focusing on short term congestion

* Develop short term trading strategies based on short and mid-term market views

* Produce profitable trading results while operating within a defined risk, credit and contract parameter

* Coordinate with power trading and scheduling to deliver profitable trading solutions

* Work with all relevant functional groups including accounting, operations, credit and risk management to ensure processes and policies are followed

* Interact and provide the sales and origination team members with strategies and risk assessments that enhance short term deal flow and overall profitability

* Understand and contribute to team goals and objectives to help ensure they are met

Auto req ID ******BR

Skillpool Trading

Country of Work Location United States

Employment Type Full Time

Company Description Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with about 84,000 employees across more than 70 countries. We aim to meet the worlds growing need for more and cleaner energy solutions in ways that are economically, environmentally and socially responsible. We have expertise in exploration, production, refining and marketing of oil and natural gas, and the manufacturing and marketing of chemicals. As a global energy company operating in a challenging world, we set high standards of performance and ethical behaviors. We are judged by how we act and how we live up to our core values of honesty, integrity and respect for people. Our Business Principles are based on these. They promote trust, openness, teamwork and professionalism, as well as pride in what we do and how we conduct business.Building on our core values, we aspire to sustain a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels respected and valued, from our employees to our customers and partners. A diverse workforce and an inclusive work environment are vital to our success, leading to greater innovation and better energy solutions.

Disclaimer Please note: We occasionally amend or withdraw Shell jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date.

Before applying, you are advised to read our data protection policy. This policy describes the processing that may be associated with your personal data and informs you that your personal data may be transferred to Royal Dutch/Shell Group companies around the world.

The Shell Group and its approved recruitment consultants will never ask you for a fee to process or consider your application for a career with Shell. Anyone who demands such a fee is not an authorised Shell representative and you are strongly advised to refuse any such demand.

Shell participates in E-Verify.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, citizenship, genetic information or other protected status under federal, state or local laws.

Shell is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability.

Work Location Houston - One Thousand Main


* Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer and without sponsorship

* Bachelors degree in Economics, Business, Finance or a related field

* 1 or more years of trading support or related experience is required

* Must be able to interpret supply and demand fundamentals as they relate to trading

* Strong Excel and MS work abilities

* Experience with IO/Endur/SAP a plus

* Experience with trade book reconciliation practices is a plus

City, State (if applicable) Houston, TX
  • 1
  • Negotiable
  • None
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  • Re-144330
  • Permanent
  • 0

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