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Power Trader

GPAC Arlington Full-Time
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This position will be responsible for all aspects within the real-time trading environment by conducting hourly purchase and sales transactions in an optimal and economical manner. The Real-Time Trader will purchase and sell energy in short-term market; analyze and react to current market conditions through bidding, trading and hedging strategies to maximize profits in accordance with company risk management guidelines; and reconcile energy accounting as necessary.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all aspects within the real-time trading environment by conducting hourly purchase and sales transactions in an optimal and economical manner.
  • Purchase and sell energy in short-term market within all markets.
  • Analyze and react to current market conditions through trading and hedging strategies to maximize profits in accordance with company risk management guidelines.
  • Reconcile energy accounting as necessary.
  • Maintain and document activity in all regions.
  • Accurately tag, transmit submittal, counterparty checkout and daily reporting.
  • Work with and assist internal traders and third-party brokers.
  • Build quality relationships with industry participants.

Requirements: Education and/or Experience, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. The requirements for this position are listed below:

  • 2+ years related real-time trading experience.
  • Working knowledge of ERCOT Qualified Scheduling Entities (QSE) submitting bids and offers on behalf of resource entities or load serving entities preferred.
  • Familiarity with NERC operations, scheduling, tagging, power flows and generation technologies preferred.
  • Bachelor’s degree in general business, Economics, Finance, or other relevant degree.
  • Proficient with Excel and all other MS Office products.
  • Rational understanding for analytical computer programs and modeling tools preferred.
  • Successful candidates are self-motivated and have proven multi-tasking skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in and/or knowledge of ERCOT, SWPP, PJM, MISO, CAISO, NEPOOL & NYISO market rules are strongly desired

 

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Trading
Economics
Accounting
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