AFS Energy vacancies

Are you a couple of years into your career and ready to take an exciting next step together with other energy professionals? Are you an experienced professional looking for an inspiring new environment?

AFS Energy offers challenging career opportunities to courageous and ambitious finance professionals with a common sense view, executing power and the ability to communicate with clients on all levels.

AFS Energy has the following 2 open vacancies at the moment:

Sales Trader Green Certificates Swiss Market – Renewable Energy

Job description

Are you commercial driven and eager to learn? Do you like to travel and do you have already some sales experience? Does closing deals make you hungry for more?

As a Sales Trader Green Certificates within AFS Energy you will become a key member of a team of highly motivated and professional colleagues whom will guide you from the beginning onwards. You create your own business: providing your clients the highest level of service and information. You will be lead responsible for your own clients. While using your market knowledge, trade ideas and market intelligence, you will match buyers with sellers in order to optimize their deal structures and commodity certificate portfolios.

Competencies and qualifications

We are looking for an German speaking Junior Broker Renewable Energy. For this we expect you:

  • To at least have a Bachelor / Master degree or thinking level.
  • To be fluent in German – native speaker level, English and preferably also French at a good professional proficiency.
  • Have cultural knowledge about Switzerland and the way business is conducted
  • To at least have some commercial experience. But more importantly, you have an ambitious spirit with a strong commercial mindset. You are eager and curious to learn. You are also eager to travel and meet your clients in person.
  • To be pro-active and not afraid to pick up the phone. You will continue to find new brokerage or deal structuring opportunities for your clients.
  • To be a good negotiator, who works hard and lives by the motto: “never give up”.
  • To be a team player and thrive under pressure.

Organisation

AFS Group is the leading independent financial intermediary on the European main land connecting over two thousand financial institutions, corporate clients and governmental bodies. With offices in Amsterdam, London, Zurich and Frankfurt our 100+ professionals connect and service clients in the following asset classes and markets:

  • Environmental commodities
  • Fixed Income
  • Interest Rates
  • Equity and equity derivatives
  • Exotic financial products
  • Debt Capital Markets solutions
  • Market analyses and data services

The Energy department has extensive experience in trading and advisory in the Renewable Energy market. Our young and rapidly growing Energy desk helps organizations to achieve their sustainability objectives related to carbon emissions, renewable energy, energy efficiency, biogas and biofuels and also assists energy producing clients in realizing their renewable energy projects.

What we offer

AFS gives you the opportunity to be part of a young, growing and ambitious team within a rapidly developing and dynamic market. You will have the chance to be part of the global Renewable Energy transition. Remuneration is competitive and there is a variable component in your salary.

AFS Energy is situated on the main trading floor of the historical Amsterdam Stock Exchange, located in the heart of Amsterdam. Here you will feel the dynamism and international working environment of the financial markets, always with a strong focus on both professional and personal development.

Interested

Still interested? Please send your resume and a cover letter to Robbin Sewdin (hr@afsgroup.nl).

Senior transactie coördinator AFS Energy

AFS Group
AFS Group is een onafhankelijke Europese dienstverlener en gespecialiseerd als een multi-channel bemiddelaar in de zakelijke Financiële- en Renewable Energy sector. Vanuit kantoren in Amsterdam (HQ), Zürich, Londen en Frankfurt met c.a. 100 medewerkers bedient AFS voornamelijk grote (financiële) ondernemingen, corporate bedrijven en (semi) publieke instellingen in diverse instrumenten waaronder: Fixed Income-, Interest Rates-, Equity-, Equity Derivatives en Environmental/Renewable Energy producten.

Afdeling AFS Energy
Het team van AFS Energy (c.a. 20 FTE) helpt organisaties met het realiseren van duurzame energie projecten en het behalen van duurzaamheidsdoelstellingen. AFS Energy ondersteunt organisaties bijvoorbeeld bij de opzet van een eigen project, een investering in lokale duurzame energie of bij de inkoop & verkoop van duurzame energie. AFS Energy heeft ruime ervaring met advies en bemiddelingsdiensten voor bedrijven, utilities, energieleveranciers en (semi) overheidsinstellingen met een Maatschappelijk Verantwoord Ondernemen doelstelling.

Functieomschrijving
Voor onze snel groeiende Energy afdeling zoeken wij op zoek naar een energieke, gretige, ambitieuze medewerker met een zekere senioriteit die onderdeel wordt van het Energy Management Team (4 FTE) en rapporteert aan de Head of Energy.

In de functie als MT lid ben je meewerkend voorman waarbij van jou − naast je dagelijkse werkzaamheden in het bemiddelen van Renewable Energy instrumenten − wordt verwacht dat je specifieke verantwoordelijkheid neemt met betrekking tot het coördineren, aanjagen en verwezenlijken van transactie opportunity’s over de gehele afdeling. Daarnaast bestaan je werkzaamheden uit sales en acquisitie met als doel het opbouwen van je eigen klantenkring. Ook ben je mede belast met het begeleiden van junior medewerkers en denk je mee over strategische vraagstukken met o.a. als doel het verder laten groeien van de afdeling.

In de dynamische energy markt is veel ruimte voor eigen initiatief. Met jouw kennis en die van het hele team geef adviseer je klanten over duurzame energie investerings-, financierings- en handelsbeslissingen en voer je namens de klant transacties uit.

Competenties en vaardigheden:

  • Minimaal HBO werk- en denk niveau
  • Aantoonbare ervaring in de handel en of arbitrage van financiële, renewable energy en/of aanverwante producten
  • Ervaring in en/of kennis van de (duurzame) energiemarkt en/of sales- & accountmanagement is een pre
  • Een team player die goed onder druk kan werken
  • Zelfstandige, enthousiaste, ondernemend, ambitieus, commercieel en flexibele manier van werken
  • Motivator, inspirator, communicatief vaardig, to the point, leiderschapskwaliteit, open en toegankelijk
  • Uitstekende analytische en communicatieve vaardigheden
  • Vloeiend beheersing van het Engels, zowel mondeling als schriftelijk. Andere talen zijn een pre

Ons aanbod
AFS Energy biedt jou de mogelijkheid deel uit te maken van een groeiend en ambitieus bedrijf. AFS is gevestigd op een prachtige en centrale werklocatie in het hart van Amsterdam. Wij bieden een internationale en professionele werkomgeving met veel ruimte voor persoonlijke ontwikkeling. Daarnaast bieden wij een goed salaris met goede bonus mogelijkheden.

Geïnteresseerd
Mocht je geïnteresseerd zijn en beschik je over de gevraagde kennis en ervaring, dan kun je jouw CV en motivatiebrief sturen naar Robbin Sewdin (HR Manager) via hr@afsgroup.nl.

Scandinavian Sales Trader

Job description

Are you commercial driven and eager to learn? Do you like to travel and do you have already some sales experience? Does closing deals makes you hungry for more?

As a Sales Trader Green Certificates within AFS Energy you will become a key member of a team of highly motivated and professional colleagues whom will guide you from the beginning onwards. You create your own business providing your clients the highest level of service and information. You will be lead responsible for all of these clients and using your market knowledge and intelligence you will match buyers and sellers in order to optimise their deal structures and commodity certificate portfolio’s.

Competencies and qualifications

We are looking for an Norwegian/Danish speaking Junior Broker Renewable Energy. For this we expect you:

  • To at least have a Bachelor/Master degree thinking level.
  • To be fluent in Norwegian and or Danish native speaker, English. Any other additional language would be plus, but is not obligatory.
  • To a least have some commercial experience. But most important, you have an ambitious spirit with a strong commercial mindset. You are eager and curious to learn. And are willing to travel.
  • To be pro-active and not afraid to pick up the phone. You will continue to find new brokerage or deal structuring opportunities for your clients.
  • To be a good negotiator, who works hard and lives by the motto: “never give up”.
  • To be a team player and thrive under pressure.

Organisation

AFS Group is the leading independent financial intermediary on the European main land connecting over two thousand financial institutions, corporate clients and governmental bodies. With offices in Amsterdam, London, Zurich and Frankfurt our 90 professionals connect and service clients in the following asset classes and markets:

  • Environmental commodities
  • Fixed Income
  • Interest Rates
  • Equity and equity derivatives
  • Exotic financial products
  • Debt Capital Markets solutions
  • Market analyses and data services

The Energy department has extensive experience in consulting and trading in the Renewable Energy market. Our young and rapidly growing Energy desk helps organisations to achieve their sustainability objectives related to carbon emissions, renewable energy, energy efficiency, biogas and biofuels and assists clients in realising their renewable energy projects.

What we offer

AFS gives you the opportunity to be part of a young, growing and ambitious team within a rapidly developing and dynamic market. You will have the chance to be part of the global Renewable Energy transition. Remuneration is competitive and there is a variable component in your salary.

AFS Energy is situated on the main trading floor of the historical Amsterdam Stock Exchange, located in the heart of Amsterdam. Here you will feel the dynamism and international working environment of the financial markets, always with a strong focus on both professional and personal development.

Interested

If you are interested, please send your resume and a cover letter to Robbin Sewdin (hr@afsgroup.nl).