Senior Gas Trader


DK - Aalborg




As soon as possible


We process applications on a continuous basis


Senior Gas Trader

Are you an experienced gas trader? Do you understand the drivers of the energy market? Then we encourage you to check out this opportunity.

Norlys Energy Trading is an emerging player in the international power and gas trading markets. With a focus on renewable energy, we aim to become a top-performing European trading house. Join our team of dedicated professionals and contribute to creating a sustainable future through efficient energy management.

As our new senior gas trader, you will join our team to strengthen and support our continuous growth. The team is characterized by high professionalism and strong performance.

You have a broad understanding of the international gas fundamentals as well as the full energy complex. With an analytical mindset, you can develop and execute both proprietary and asset-backed trading strategies.

We offer a rare opportunity to work in a data and digital-driven trading house with a high performing track record. We offer great conditions for success as a professional as well as an individual.

Currently, we are expanding our coverage in Europe, and we need your expertise to contribute to our success.

Key Responsibilities

As part of the European Gas Trading Team, a Senior Trader will:

  • Conduct proprietary trading in European Energy Markets.
  • Develop, test, and execute physical and financial trades based on technical and fundamental analysis.
  • Assist implementation and pricing of non-linear products.
  • Participate in developing and optimizing asset hedging strategies.
  • Ensure risk and compliance frameworks are followed.
  • We expect you to be self-motivated and result-oriented.
We are seeking a candidate with an extensive grasp of international gas fundamentals and a comprehensive understanding of the entire energy landscape. Your analytical mindset will be pivotal in developing and executing proprietary and asset-backed trading strategies.

Søren Vernersen

Head of Gas Trading, Europe


  • +5 years’ experience in gas trading or gas cross-commodity trading
  • Strong business acumen combined with entrepreneurial flair.
  • Experience with non-linear products.
  • Preferably experience with VBA, Phyton, C#
  • Master's degree in Economics, Finance, Mathematics, or a relevant field.
  • Fluently in English (both written and spoken); additional languages advantageous.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, has a strong passion for trading, is approachable, and enjoys working in a result-orientated team environment.

What We Offer

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunity for professional growth and increasing responsibility.
  • A supportive work environment that values collaboration and innovation.
  • An informal workplace with high ambitions for automation, growth, and sustainability.
  • And obviously the next step in your energy trading career.

We review applications continuously, so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact Head of Gas Trading, Europe Søren Vernersen

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Søren Vernersen

Søren Vernersen

Head of Gas Trading, Europe