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Are you motivated to optimise processes and build efficient tools for reporting and analytics? Do you pay attention to detail? And are you eager to kickstart your career in risk management as part of a global energy trading company? If so, you might be the risk analyst we are looking for to join our Risk Control team! 

The job

Here’s what the job entails

In the role, you will be responsible for daily risk monitoring and reporting, thereby gaining a broad understanding of the energy markets.

Concretely, your areas of responsibility will include the following:

  • perform daily risk monitoring, reporting and analysis on profit loss and exposures
  • contribute to building platform and tools for efficient risk management
  • ensure quality and timely fair value reporting for financial reporting
The team

Meet the team

As our new risk analyst, you will join our Risk Control team where we report on Danske Commodities’ market risk exposure. Our primary task is to do daily risk monitoring, reporting. and analysis on profit loss and exposures towards market risks. As such, we guard the company against undesirable exposures and partner with the trading units to create value.
The team consists of six dedicated risk specialists, collaborating with stakeholders across the entire organisation. You will join a team with a great team spirit, always supporting each other – striving to become better through collaborative efforts.

In the role, you will join a team that partners with the business to enable active risk management in a global energy trading company!
Your qualifications

But enough about us… over to you!

As your work will require thorough analyses and contribute to decision-making, we are looking for someone with a structured approach to solving problems and attention to detail. We also picture you as a team-oriented person who values working across teams.

We also imagine that you:

  • have a relevant educational background, for example within Economics, Finance, Mathematics or similar
  • have programming experience with for instance SQL, R or Python.
  • are curious about risk management and the energy markets
  • are proficient in English – both written and verbally

Please note that it is not a requirement to have prior knowledge of the energy industry to enter this role.

We offer

We’ll take good care of you

At Danske Commodities, we take great care of our people. Joining us means you’ll get a lot of great perks – including social events, cultural experiences, tasty food and benefits to better your health, your life and your future.

Here are some of the benefits we offer our employees:

  • Flexible working hours
    including the option to work from home up to two days per week
  • Vast development opportunities
    with the help of your own individual development plan, access to our DC University with 50+ courses as well as remote courses through Harvard Learning
  • Global career prospects
    as part of the Equinor group with +20,000 colleagues across the world
  • 10% paid pension
    as well as a beneficial health care and insurance package
  • Great parental leave conditions
    including 26 weeks of paid maternity leave and 16 weeks of paid paternity leave as well as the opportunity to join the network Inspired Beyond Babies
  • Unlimited paid children’s sick days
    no limit on paid absence days in relation to child sickness
  • Extra days off
    five, to be exact, as well as a Yay Day (an additional day off dedicated to ‘me time’) every year – adding to the standard five weeks off each year
  • Senior days
    if you’re over 55 years old
  • Bonus scheme
  • Share savings
    meaning you have the opportunity to participate in our parent company Equinor’s attractive share savings programme
  • Paid at home internet and equipment
    including a mobile phone with paid subscription and IT equipment for when working from home
  • 100+ yearly social and professional events
    including DC Sports and DC Talks events, gatherings in our book club, bicycle club, student network, wine club, CS:GO team and more
  • Free Spotify Premium subscription
  • Various free tickets
    to family-friendly and cultural attractions
  • Discounts
    at hotels, restaurants, sports clubs and more
  • Organic food
    including a light breakfast, lunch buffet and snacks throughout the day
  • An office in the heart of Aarhus
    right next to the central train station
The process

Recruitment process and relocation

You can read more about our recruitment process here. Please note that if you are an international candidate, we will reimburse travel expenses in connection with potential interviews and support you with the relocation process.

About us

What we’re about

We're a tech-driven energy trading company present in 40 markets across five continents. Our +500 people are driven by a need to constantly better things. If you are too, we could very well be the right place for you. You'll join a collective of thinkers and doers. Aspiring chefs, runners, parents, beekeepers, gamers – the list goes on. We're highly specialised experts within our fields. But it’s actually our diversity of ideas we’re most proud of, which is why we continuously work on strengthening an inclusive culture where diverse teams thrive.

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Our organisation is flat with an open-door policy. We expect you to care. About your work. About your own and your colleagues’ collective successes. And about the difference we make at Danske Commodities. Together with our parent company Equinor, we have the vision and strength to accelerate the energy transition and make an impact. Like no other.

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