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Senior Energy and Carbon Trader Europe

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Date: Nov 18, 2021

Location: Genève, Geneva, CH, 1206 Amsterdam, NL, 1013BK Rotterdam, ZH, NL, 3012 NJ Sant Just Desvern, B, ES, 08960 Warszawa, Masovian, PL, 02-146 Budapest, HU, 1134

Company: Bunge


In the role of Senior Energy and Carbon Trader for Europe, you will be managing the commercial relationship and price risk related to the natural gas demand, electricity sales and CO2 certificates connected to our industrial facility in the region.


This is an impactful function that combines both physical and futures trading and the development of strategic opportunities from changes in local and European regulations related to  energy (Nat Gas), electricity and CO2. You will coordinate supply and marketing programs while optimizing cost and returns in connection with the assets running capacity.


What will you do?

In this role your goals is to build a close relationship and collaboration with our plants, our Industrial Operations in Europe (Soy and Soft seed processing plants) and other internal partners such as Procurement, Risk Management, Supply Chain and Trading. Based on research and market inputs you will lead the company’s energy exposure and build a price risk hedging strategy. Based on those insights you will operate within established VAR and manage/generate your own P&L through trading, working with Brokers, Customers, Suppliers, Analysts and other general market players. In addition, you :


  • Coordinate procurement processes insuring the energy supply to the operations
  • Drive energy sales from the production units optimizing return
  • Manage CO2 exposure
  • Model competing energy cost-return models
  • Bring the energy market inputs to Bunge's overall risk management group


What do you bring?

As a Senior Energy and Carbon trader at Bunge, you will bring your skills and own the energy risk portfolio while lining up a close connection with our different teams. To do this you’ll need a good package of developed personality traits and skills such as decision making, dealing with ambiguity, curiosity and a problem solving and service oriented mentality. Furthermore:


  • A University degree in business or other related field
  • Strong experience in the energy market – natural gas, electricity and CO2
  • A good knowledge of asset management
  • Fluency in English, other languages are an advantage


This role can be performed from our office in Geneva. Alternatively we consider our Barcelona, Rotterdam/Amsterdam, Budapest, or Warsaw offices as hiring location.


What do we bring you?


A key role in an organization with colleagues around the world, who are dedicated to improving the global Agri-Food value chain, one day at a time. Together, we bring food from where it’s produced to where it’s needed. We do this in an informal culture where an entrepreneurial mentality is valued. Being a global company with a constant need for innovation, a broad variety of challenges and development opportunities can support your long term career at Bunge. We value and stimulate development through training, education and experience and offer effective/accredited tools and resources to support you.


If this description reflects your profile and ambition, we’re looking forward to see your application and motivation in English by hitting apply! In case of questions contact: marinke.vanstekelenburg@bunge.com


Acquisition by agencies is not appreciated, we do not use agencies at this moment for our recruitment. Open proposals of candidates are at own risk.



About Bunge


Bunge (NYSE: BG) is a world leader in sourcing, processing and supplying oilseed and grain products and ingredients. Founded in 1818, Bunge’s expansive network feeds and fuels a growing world, creating sustainable products and opportunities for more than 70,000 farmers and the consumers they serve across the globe. The company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and has 25,000 employees worldwide who stand behind more than 350 port terminals, oilseed processing plants, grain facilities, and food and ingredient production and packaging facilities around the world.


Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

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