Intraday Power Trader

100% | Sofia

For our growing trading business, we are currently looking for an experienced and motivated professional with a strong background in Power Trading to step into the position of Intraday Power Trader.

What you will do

• Creating profit by taking positions in own proprietary intraday trading strategy portfolio within internal market and risk limits.
• Develop fundamental models for intraday price forecasting
• Expand operations into new markets/borders and towards new business cases
• Trading hourly and standard products – base, peak, and off-peak in the intraday market.
• Responsible for Intraday OTC and exchange trading primarily in the Southeastern and further expand it into other European power Markets
• Responsible for obtaining cross-border capacity for Intraday power trading
• Actively look for opportunities to develop and manage virtual PPA for the company from renewable sources – hydro, solar, wind, biomass, etc.
• Develop and maintain relationships with a range of counterparties, TSO's and local exchanges
• Communicate and cooperate closely with other trading desks and actively share market information and analysis

What you bring & who you are

• University graduate
• Several years of trading experience in European Intraday power markets with a proven successful track record
• Outstanding commercial understanding of the Eastern European Energy Markets (CWE +)
• Very high analytical skills
• Excellent knowledge of the English language
• Knowledge of programming languages is a plus
• Working experience on the Single Intraday Coupling (XBID) platform

What we offer

Fit for the future
We're among the best in power trading. Be part of Axpo's market success and actively help shape the sector as it transforms. Join us as we create customised solutions as a niche player in the area of origination. At the same time you can develop your own skills, tackle exciting challenges and take on responsibility.

Knowledge transfer
Data and knowledge at Axpo add up to a wealth of opportunity for you. We're the only company on the Bulgarian market to trade in energy on a European scale. Be part of Axpo's market success and actively help shape the sector as it transforms. We recruit the best minds, and they all share their know-how and insights within the Axpo Group.

Lifelong learning
The Axpo Academy offers a catalogue of courses, training and certification programs. We contribute time and financial support to help you develop your technical expertise, soft skills and language proficiency.

The whole package
As a market leader in our field, we're proud to offer competitive salaries across Axpo. Our system of generous performance-related pay and monthy Sodexo vouchers enables us to recognise and reward excellence at every level of the organisation.

Your time
Make your schedule work for you. We offer extended leave (additional paid leave and holidays) for everyone, and empower you to work from home where possible.

Convenient location
The Axpo offices are conveniently located close to a metro station. We contribute to your commuting costs with a monthly allowance for public transport or fuel.

About us

Axpo Bulgaria is an energy trading company, founded in 2006 as a subsidiary of Switzerland's largest producer of renewable energy, Axpo Group. Our strategic focus is on power and, with the emerging gas markets in South Eastern Europe, on gas. Axpo Bulgaria is the main energy operations office of Axpo Trading. In our Operational center in Sofia, more than 70 employees carry out activities supporting electricity and natural gas trading across Europe.

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About the team

Axpo Bulgaria has a team of experienced professionals with in-depth knowledge of the Energy industry. The real energy of Axpo lies in its employees. Committed people who think innovatively and entrepreneurially are the basis of Axpo's success. Become part of the Axpo experience and make a difference.


Marina Dencheva
HR Generalist Axpo Bulgaria
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T +41 56 200 44 51
Information about the recruitment process
Applying online and reviewing your documents
Apply online with your CV, qualifications and work references. You can add a cover letter, but it's not essential. We will review your documents and get back to you as soon as possible.
Initial Interviews
For certain positions, we may conduct a video interview prior to the in-person interview. This helps us to form a first impression of you as early as possible.
Getting to know you in person
We use our personal interview to get a better idea of your motivation, expertise, professional experience and expectations. In the second interview, you will get to know other people in the team.
Our offer
You've convinced us that you're the right person for the job. We will be in contact by phone to offer you the job.
Application tips
  • A well-prepared dossier and a pertinent cover letter help us to learn more about your skills.
  • In your interview, be open and genuine. This helps us to get an accurate picture of you, and helps you to find out if Axpo is the right choice for you.
  • Asks questions in the interview and clarify any outstanding points.