Market Risk Management at Danske Commodities
Danske Commodities (DC) is an energy trading company that specialises in short-term power and gas trading and offers balancing, optimisation and hedging services to energy producers and suppliers. Every day, we complete more than 8,500 trades across 39 countries, constantly moving energy from where there is more than needed to where it is needed most. DC is a wholly owned subsidiary to Norwegian energy company Equinor, operating under its own name and brand.
Market Risk Management is part of our Risk unit at DC. Market Risk Management is at the central point of measuring DC’s market risk exposures within different commodities. Our team plays a dual role in guarding the company against undesirable exposures and partnering with our trading teams to create value. And we love data! Which is why we always take a data-driven approach to decision-making. Our team is characterised by close collaboration with our stakeholders with within the Risk unit and with the rest of the trading business. We always help and challenge each other to make sure we stay on top of the game. As our new colleague, you will get a unique opportunity to work closely with some of the most skilled experts from the energy sector and you will get to take on complex tasks with colleagues who are all passionate about their field of expertise.
A unique student job opportunity to make valuable data work
Starting out, you will get a thorough introduction to the team, your tasks, your primary stakeholders and risk management at DC. Your first task will be to get familiar with our market risk management and your responsibility areas. You will be part of different reporting-related tasks and work together with market risk analysts in selected portfolio areas – both in our Gas, Power and Climate Market business. On the longer term, you will play a significant role in shaping our market risk management processes and help to increase risk measurements. Finally, you will join our ambition to improve process automation.