Carbon Trader – San Francisco, CA

Carbon Trader

DTE Energy

San Francisco, CA



Job ID:  8651

Job Summary

Location: San Francisco, CA

This position is responsible for creating value through analyzing and understanding the market in the region assigned. They will be able to place trades with predetermined exit and stop levels, monitor the market, and follow the risk management processes and procedures. 

Key Accountabilities

Routinely trades Carbon markets, specifically California Carbon Allowances (CCAs) and Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) allowance markets, to which the company has exposure
Analyzes markets in the assigned region and develops and executes proprietary trading strategies
Accountable for delivering positive financial results from the use of the company's capital.
Manages capital allocation for positions and develops optimal trade execution strategies while managing the associated risks of the strategy.
Considers potential trades over several different time horizons and the interrelations and connectivity between several disparate supply/demand factors.

Minimum Education & Experience Requirements

A Bachelor's degree in economics, finance, engineering, or other relevant discipline(s), with at least three years of trading experience.

Other Qualifications

Thorough understanding of North American carbon markets, including, but not limited to, supply and demand, logistics, regulations and operations
Specific knowledge of hedging and trading techniques for specific regions.
Thorough understanding of all financial and physical products that are viable for executing trading strategies and hedges
Thorough understanding of risk measurement techniques such as VaR used in measuring specific trading activity
Ability to operate in a fast-paced dynamic commodity market environment, where there are often time constraints and time sensitive deadlines

Other Requirements:
Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing.
Ability to work effectively with people at all levels, both within and outside the company.
Ability to handle multiple assignments on a timely basis with a high degree of accuracy.

The physical demands characterized in the essential and marginal job functions epitomize those that must be met by an employee to properly perform the integral functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Please reference the essential and marginal job functions (general office) for this position.

The employee performs job duties in a climate-controlled office environment, with a moderate noise level.


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