Business Analyst – Energy Trading:
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced energy trading business analyst to expand their knowledge and be part of strategic projects that transforms the business. We are resourcing for Business Analyst roles at various experience levels. These include opportunities for experienced Analysts with:
Business Analyst: 5+ years of IT experience (with 2+ year(s) of IT BA Experience)
Senior Business Analyst : 7+ years of IT experience (with 3+ year(s) of IT BA Experience)
Whether you have worked with Gas, Power, LNG, Environmental Products, or you are looking to broaden your skill set, this is a great step for you and your career.You can be part of an exciting Global IT team to transform Trading & Supply through the power of digital to create maximum value for our customers, partners and other Shell businesses and retain our position as a world leading energy trading company.
Shell Trading & Supply is one of the largest energy trading organisations in the world with Hubs in London, Houston, Singapore, Dubai and Rotterdam. We support the Shell Group through trading environmental products, biofuels, Gas, Power, LNG, chemical feedstocks, crude oil, refined products, and freight in trading hubs all over the world. We are active in most energy markets across the globe, sourcing from a wide range of suppliers and selling to a wide range of customers, both internally and externally to Shell.
Where you fit in
You would be joining a company where technical talent, growing careers, developing leading edge skills, and deepening Shell business knowledge is a high priority. You would bring your business analysis and domain skills to join our IT team in the UK (London) working as one team together with other Shell IT hubs globally (Bengaluru, Houston, Netherlands).
As a Business Analyst, you will support the Shell Energy business working in projects for Trading, focusing on trading activities. You will experience a great opportunity to participate in delivering IT solutions in support of Shell’s Energy transformation.
Come and join a team, who are committed to delivering excellence and value to the business. You will have opportunities to invest in your skill development and career growth. You would be working alongside IT professionals who love what they do and enjoy sharing their knowledge, skills, and enthusiasm. Opportunities will be available to learn and explore, building up new areas of expertise and different business domains.
What’s the role?
Working as a business analyst, you would be responsible for the identification and documentation of business requirements, working with business, IT stakeholders and technical teams to determine feasible solution options. You would actively manage the requirements through the end-to-end solution delivery lifecycle then transfer expertise to the support team.
Your role will vary depending on your project(s), typically you would perform the following
Assess and model processes, data flows, and technology to understand the current value and issues, and identify opportunities for improvement.
Building relationships with key stakeholders, keeping them informed, managing expectations, develop trust, respect, and credibility
Able to link technical solutions with business strategy when working with business partners.
Serves as an SME for specific tools, techniques, or business areas.
Coaching and mentoring of the junior members of the business analysis team
What we need from you
Commodity Trade lifecycle experience ideally in the energy markets.
Detailed knowledge of at least one of the following functional areas:
Front Office – complex deal modelling, pricing, P&L and exposure management
Middle Office – Market Risk and Risk Valuation
Back-Office – Confirmations and Settlements processes and/or accounting processes
Team player and able to collaborate, proactively communicates and shares understanding and experience within a multicultural team
Experience – Desirable
The ideal candidate will have ETRM experience, but this is not essential if you have strong experience in another areas of energy trading applications
Experience in one of the following markets considered an advantage: European Power, European Gas, LNG and/or Environmental products
Shell started operations in the United Kingdom more than 110 years ago. Since then, we have grown into a leading innovative Oil & Energy company that rewards its employees by investing heavily in their careers and learning. Our people are our greatest asset, and our commitment to your career will see you thrive in a work environment that offers an industry-leading development program. When your ideas travel, Shell will benefit, and innovation will thrive. Shell has a key role to play in helping meet the UK’s growing energy demand, whilst using innovative technologies to develop cleaner energy. We are the largest FTSE 100 company in the UK by market capitalization and make a significant contribution to the UK economy. As well as processing 35% of the gas coming into the UK, we serve more than four million customers at our filling stations each week. Shell employs some 6,400 skilled staff as well as many contractors.
An innovative place to work
There has never been a more exciting time to work at Shell. Everyone here is helping solve one of the biggest challenges facing the world today: bringing the benefits of energy to everyone on the planet, whilst managing the risks of climate change.
Join us and you will add your talent and imagination to a business with the power to shape the future – whether by investing in renewables, exploring new ways to store energy or developing technology that helps the world to use energy more efficiently.
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We consider ourselves a flexible employer and want to support you finding the right balance. We encourage you to discuss this with us in your application.
A rewarding place to work
Combine our creative, collaborative environment and global operations with an impressive range of benefits and joining Shell becomes an inspired career choice.
We are huge advocates for career development. We will encourage you to try new roles and experience new settings. By pushing people to reach their potential, we frequently help them find skills they never knew they had, or make career moves they never thought possible.