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Energy Trading Analyst

Date: 06-Jan-2019

Location: Sydney, NSW, AU

Company: Origin Energy Services Ltd

  • Join Origin’s Trading team, full training provided
  • Fantastic opportunity to build a career with a market leading ASX listed Organisation
  • Work in a collaborative team environment
  • Location: Sydney, NSW
  • Application close date: 21st January 2019


An integral part of Australia’s energy future, we explore, produce, generate and sell energy to power millions of Australian homes and businesses every day, keeping them going and growing.
Origin is the largest energy retailer in Australia, and with 4.3 million customers we’re constantly evolving and changing to better suit their needs. Our activities include power generation, energy trading, the sale of LPG, electricity, natural gas and solar as well as the development of new and emerging technologies. Consider your possibilities with Australia’s leading integrated energy company.

The Role

Origin's Trading Operations Team is responsible for our day-to-day participation in the physical energy markets, which involves short-term optimisation of Origin's long-term portfolio. 

This includes operational gas scheduling under contacts and trading activities in various gas markets and bidding the output of the company's power stations into the 24-hour electricity spot market to optimise the electricity portfolio.

The Energy Trading Analyst role is an entry point which provides you with the opportunity to gain the knowledge and experience required to become an Energy Trader. In addition to undertaking an in-house training program, as an Analyst you will support our Energy Traders in their day-to-day dealings on the electricity spot market or physical gas markets.

Once training is complete, you will work in either the gas or electricity trading team on a 24/7 shift roster.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Analysing short-term gas and electricity market conditions and operational considerations
  • Interacting with plant operators and market operators to execute strategies
  • Participating in project work to implement changes to the operating environment

Is This You?

  • Have a keen interest in the energy sector
  • Excited by the prospect of learning the intricacies of trading in the physical energy markets
  • Able to demonstrate a passion and commitment for embarking on a career in this industry

Your great teamwork and people skills will complement your high level spread sheet and problem solving abilities and will be fully utilised in this fast paced work environment.

Please note – you must have Australian Citizenship or Permanent residency work rights

We embrace the diversity of our people and flexible working arrangements to ensure our workforce is representative of the communities that we serve.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples are encouraged to apply. 
If dynamic and challenging career opportunities and workplace flexibility are important to you, go with the employer that thinks differently.
Our story | Origin Energy

Requisition ID:  70467  

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