Power Analyst



London, UK
Posted on Saturday, December 10, 2022
, United Kingdom

Job Family Group:

Commercial and Retail

Worker Type:


Posting Start Date:

October 11, 2022

Business unit:


Experience Level:

Experienced Professionals

Job Description:

What’s the role?

Shell Energy Europe & Environmental Products is seeking an experimented Power Market Fundamental Analysis for Europe. This position is supporting traders with analysis developed from a deep understanding of the key short-term and mid-term drivers such as generation (wind, solar, gas fired, coal fired, etc.), transmission, regulatory, and demand. This position must build credibility with internal customers so that such foresight can be translated into commercial gain primarily in the trading business function. The emphasis is on developing both qualitatively and quantitatively advantaged capabilities, supported as appropriate by models, tools and techniques that yield high quality insight. Collaborating with peers in the Power Fundamentals team to build scalability in this respect is essential.

  • Deliver market view to support trading decisions.

  • Research and understand the fundamentals drivers related to supply/demand/transmission in the context of modelling focused on developing forward pricing views.

  • Monitor market developments in market design/regulatory issues that could impact prices.

  • Work closely with short-term and medium-term natural gas and emission analysts in market view development.

  • Improve or follow project improving models used by the team.

  • Propose trading strategy evaluating expected profit, risks, timing.

  • Share best practice, knowledge within the team and outside.

What we need from you

  • Good knowledge in energy economics

  • Strong knowledge of the European Energy Markets

  • Very strong numerical and analytical skills

  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills, both written and oral.

  • Excellent IT skills incl. ability to model in main languages as Python and in the MS Windows environment (particularly Excel), Experience interfacing with databases (SQL)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Economics or any related degrees required.

  • Relevant years of experience in Power Fundamentals and trading environment.

  • Demonstrated understanding of power fundamentals.

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Company Description

Shell started operations in the United Kingdom more than 110 years ago. Since then, we have grown into a leading innovative Oil & Energy company that rewards its employees by investing heavily in their careers and learning. Our people are our greatest asset, and our commitment to your career will see you thrive in a work environment that offers an industry-leading development programme. When your ideas travel, Shell will benefit, and innovation will thrive. Shell has a key role to play in helping meet the UK’s growing energy demand, whilst using innovative technologies to develop cleaner energy. We are the largest FTSE 100 company in the UK by market capitalisation and make a significant contribution to the UK economy. As well as processing 35% of the gas coming into the UK, we serve more than four million customers at our filling stations each week. Shell employs some 6,400 skilled staff as well as many contractors.

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Join us and you’ll be adding your talent and imagination to a business with the ambition to shape the future – whether by investing in oil, gas and renewable energy to meet demand, exploring new ways to store energy, or developing technology that helps the world to use energy more efficiently, everyone at Shell does their part.

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  • We’re striving to be a pioneer of an inclusive and diverse workplace, promoting equality for employees regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.

  • We consider ourselves a flexible employer and want to support you finding the right balance. We encourage you to discuss this with us in your application.

A rewarding place to work

Combine our creative, collaborative environment and global operations with an impressive range of benefits and joining Shell becomes an inspired career choice.

We’re huge advocates for career development. We’ll encourage you to try new roles and experience new settings. By pushing people to reach their potential, we frequently help them find skills they never knew they had, or make career moves they never thought possible.



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