Trade Control Analyst

Smartest Energy
London, United Kingdom
Competitive Salary
May 02, 2021
Jun 08, 2021
Job Role
Contract Type
Full Time

The future of energy is digitised, decarbonised and localised. At Smartest Energy, we need revolutionary thinkers to help our customers make the most of this new landscape, thinking differently to find smart solutions to complex problems.

Join us and help power the revolution.

Formed in 2001, we're an agile business driven by entrepreneurial thinking. As a subsidiary of the Marubeni Corporation, we also have strong investment and infrastructure behind us. We have three offices in the UK, one in the US and another in Australia. Further expansion will follow shortly which means big global career opportunities for you, with plenty of potential to explore new markets.

When you join our Team, you will have the opportunity to contribute and make an impact every single day.

In this role, you will be involved with the following:

  • Validate and mark as audited trade data (Power, Gas and Renewable transactions) in the ETRM system and Smartbeat to the appropriate trade blotter/ contract/ broker confirmation
  • Ensure trade confirmations are sent in a timely manner (D+1), matched timely via eCM (Electronic Confirm Matching) and chased regularly to ensure compliance with the agreed departmental KPI
  • Ensure EMIR/REMIT reporting requirements are adhered to and perform Trade reconciliation on reported trades to be performed regularly as set out by SEL's regulatory manual
  • Perform cycle of improvement in Trade Control by continuously reviewing daily processes/models to automate and improve accuracy of validation
  • Perform trade exception reports in the ETRM system and provide oversight and ownership to any exceptions
  • Ensure processes can be picked up by a team member by continuously reviewing and updating processes for the validation of trades, end of day check reports and daily processes

To be successful in this role, you are likely to have the following skills/experience:

  • Experience in a middle office/control role in a trading environment (desirable)
  • Knowledge and interest of GB Power trading (products, market, etc.)
  • The ability to build key relationships with stakeholders
  • Self motivated and keen to learn and develop

What else do we offer?

  • A commitment to smarter working - we recognise your work/life balance;
  • Excellent benefits package including private medical insurance/dental cover for all staff & non-contributory pension;


Celebrating our inclusive and diverse culture is core to what we do. We value everybody irrespective of background, disability, religion, gender identity, sexuality or ethnicity.

We know that for our business to thrive we need diverse talent with a range of backgrounds, skills and capabilities in each of the countries in which we operate. We view diversity as one of the key enablers that helps our business to grow.

Flexibility is key to success in our business and many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time, compressed hours, flexible location.

Please talk to us about what flexibility means to you and please don't let anything stop you from applying.

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