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[Met-jobs] Hydro Analyst

From Will Adie <>
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Date Wed, 1 Aug 2012 08:44:40 +0000

Our client, an international energy trading company based in London, is looking for a Hydro Analyst (ideally with a Continental European focus) to sit within their Power Analysis team.



Electricity Analysis is part of Electricity Trading; the team provides analysis of the fundamentals (supply/demand, marginal costs, etc.) of various European power markets, mainly for the use of power traders.

Position purpose

Hydrological analysis for European countries where hydro electricity is a significant part of electricity production

Main responsibilities

·          Forecast, on a daily basis, non-managed hydro production for relevant countries in Continental Europe  (in coordination with the meteorologists)

·          Collect information about hydro systems (eg snowpack, flow and rainfall data, reservoir levels)

·          Maintain and improve existing hydro models  and set up new models for additional countries when needed

·          Maintain and improve existing Water temperature models and set up new ones when needed.

·          Coordinate analysis with hydro analysts in parent company

·          Potentially take over wind production models

·          Communicate analysis results and relevant hydro information to traders and analysts

Experience required

·          Hydro power modelling (at least two years)

·          Hydro-meteorological forecasting experience would be beneficial

Technical requirements

·          Graduate qualification in analytically based discipline e.g. finance/science/engineering/maths

·          Fluent French would be beneficial

·          VBA and Matlab knowledge would be beneficial




Will Adie

Commodity Search


T: +44 (0)208 892 3978


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