Trading Meteorologist - Madrid

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Closed Friday, April 23, 2021

Job description

Salary: Competitive
Location: Madrid
Job type: Permanent

Trading Meteorologist

WRS are currently looking for a Trading Meteorologist for an Independent Operator with International Projects. The role is based in Madrid and is a Staff Position.

Responsibilities:
To communicate the latest/overnight developments before the Power & Gas market opens.
To give an assessment on which weather model to trust more in a given situation.
To communicate confidence in the weather model runs and discuss the likelihood of alternative scenarios.
To monitor and update forecast throughout and brief the Power and Gas traders of relevant developments during the day as-and-when required.
To support business planning by alerting to weather events that may impact operations, such as storms or tropical systems.

Qualifications:
Master/Bachelor Degree in Climate Sciences or similar which qualifies the candidate to work as meteorologist.
Fluency in English and at least intermediary level of Spanish.
Coding skills (Python, R, SQL) and advanced modelling and time series analysis skills with high volume data.
Understanding of how climatic variable affect freight, energy production, energy demand as well as energy systems and the energy supply demand balance on a country in Europe.
2-4 years of experience working as a Trading Meteorologist in a Power & Gas Trading environment.