Junior risk analyst

Are you interested in the field of finance? Do you enjoy working with data? And would you like the opportunity to work with some of the most skilled experts from the energy industry? Then you might be the student worker we are looking for to join our Risk Control team!
Risk Control at Danske Commodities (DC)As our new junior risk analyst, you will join our Risk Control team whose primary responsibility is to report on DC’s market risk exposure. This work enables us to safeguard DC against undesirable exposures and partner with the trading teams to create value. In other words, we contribute to enabling active risk management. 

You will join a team of motivated and skilled risk analysts. In the team, we always support and challenge each other to make sure we stay on top of the game. Our team is characterised by close collaboration – within the team, with other supporting functions and with the trading business.

Your journey as our new junior risk analystStarting out, you will get a thorough introduction to the team, your tasks, your primary stakeholders and how we work with risk management at DC. Your first task will be to get familiar with our risk management framework and your areas of responsibility. You will contribute to various reporting-related tasks and work together with risk analysts with different portfolio areas. On the longer term, you will play a significant role in shaping the team’s processes and tools while supporting the increase of risk measurements. Further, you will take part in improving our work with process automation. 

Please note that it is not a requirement to have prior knowledge of the energy industry to enter this role.

You will get a unique opportunity to work closely with some of the most skilled experts from the energy industry and you will get to take on complex tasks with colleagues who are all motivated about their field of expertise

Daniel Skov Jensen
Senior Quantitative Analyst

We offer

  • professional and skilled colleagues, who set the bar high
  • great opportunities for individual development
  • flexible working hours to fit with your studies
  • attractive benefit scheme, including Spotify subscription, tickets to Aarhus staples like Tivoli Friheden and AGF matches, and organic food throughout the day (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
  • numerous social and professional events, incl. sporting events, parties and a great DC student network
  • an office in the heart of Aarhus, next to the central train station

Responsibilities

  • handle monthly reporting processes and execution
  • take part in and assist with different reporting-related tasks across the business
  • automate processes and data flows to create value
  • develop monitoring and reporting tools in cooperation with colleagues

Qualifications

we expect that you:

  • are enrolled in a relevant university degree such as Finance, Physics, Mathematics, Economics, Business Intelligence or similar
  • have an interest in the field of finance and enjoy working with data
  • are curious about programming and databases and have experience with Python or SQL – or would like to learn these languages
  • are proficient in English – both written and verbal

Personal skills

we expect that you:

  • are innovative and outgoing – you will cooperate with colleagues and stakeholders across the organisation
  • are detail-oriented and take a structured approach to solving problems. Among other things, you will work with tasks that require factual analyses used for decision-making
  • take a positive view: no job too big, no job too small – the team covers a wide range of tasks, and we always support each other in getting the job done
  • are curious by nature and willing to learn more about the field we work within

Read more and apply here