Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom


To optimise the InterGen UK Asset portfolio through intra-day markets and ancillary services.  To be a key team member of a high performing group, setting and maintaining a high work standard and mentoring trainee traders. Be part of an innovative, continuous improvement culture striving to find new value propositions through data driven strategies.

Job Summary

Principal responsibilities are described below:

  • Trading in the intraday power, gas and balancing markets
  • Devise and execute strategies for imbalance trading
  • Day to day interface with InterGen power station control rooms, power and gas system operators and contract counterparties
  • Within-day optimisation of power and gas portfolio positions as a result of changes in plant availability and spot market prices
  • Train and mentor trader and trainee traders to run the operations desk

Skills / Competencies

The individual will need to be a self-motivated with excellent organisational and interpersonal skills.  The individual will be comfortable having a large amount of autonomy and responsibility.

Key characteristics of the successful candidate will include:

  • Enthusiastic and motivated
  • Collaborative approach to get best out self and rest of team
  • Desire to learn quickly and thrive in a high performance environment
  • Keen to become part of a culture of continuous improvement
  • Comfortable with decision making and accountability
  • Strong numerical skills
  • Challenge and help colleagues to deliver high standards


  • Educated to at least degree level in a STEM subject


  • GB market Energy Shift Trading Desk experience a pre-requisite


  • Not required

To apply, please send résumés to jobposting@intergen.com