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Pricing and Risk Analyst

Antrim, Antrim and Newtownabbey, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 18days ago


On behalf of our client, a progressive and growing, top Northern Ireland employer, we have a new opportunity for an Analyst to join their team based in Antrim Town.

You will need:

* Relevant 3rd Level qualification. Alternatively, 5 years\' experience in a financial or analytical role

* Self-confidence, discipline and a commercial approach

* Professional outlook, demonstrating strong communication and analytical skills

* Proven ability to successfully identify improvement opportunities, generate ideas and successfully implement solutions

* Highly self-motivated and ability to work independently and prioritise workload with excellent IT, communication and interpersonal skills Desirable

* Previous experience in a pricing and hedging environment

* Knowledge of natural gas/utility markets in Great Britain and Northern Ireland

This is a full time, permanent role, working 37.5 hours per week and although the company facilitate working from home at the present time, the Analyst will need to be able to work in the Antrim based office. The post holder can expect a competitive salary and a great range of benefits including:

A performance related award of up to 15% of basic salary. Holidays: 25 days annual leave, plus 10 statutory days & 2.5 \'company days\'. Group stakeholder pension scheme - 4% minimum Employee Contribution, 8% Employer Contribution. Life Assurance. Private Medical Insurance. Group Income Protection. Gym Subsidy. Sickness Absence. Employee Assistance and Vocational Rehabilitation Programmes provided free of charge.

Reporting to the Pricing & Risk Manager, the Pricing and Risk Analyst will proactively support pricing and risk activities in Northern Ireland.


* Manage the company\'s trade books in line with Risk Management Policy and agreed hedging strategies

* Model demand assumptions to ensure optimal purchase of product, supporting the delivery of gross margin objectives for domestic and commercial sectors

* Liaise with Commercial Sales Team ensuring accurate alignment of purchasing activity to commercial contracts

* Ensure purchases are executed and on time, in line with Risk Management Policy Support development and management of energy price risk and purchasing policies and procedures Keep up to date with global natural gas market conditions, with particular focus on UK wholesale prices and underlying market fundamentals

* Ensure trade books are fit for purpose, with focus on data quality and data management

* Be the first point of contact for the Commercial Sales and Billing Teams, and also for large commercial customers, ensuring highest standard of service and customer purchasing requirements are delivered effectively

* Provide analytical support to the company energy tariff reviews

* Keep up to date with all relevant regulatory obligations

* Operational management of Trading Services Agreement with 3rd party provider

Further details are available to applicants.

To express an interest please send your CV to Patricia in by clicking on the link. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

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Apple Recruitment Services is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Apple Recruitment Services is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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Antrim, Antrim and Newtownabbey, United Kingdom