Trader – Global EAC

Trader – Global EAC

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Global Voluntary Markets

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Mackenzie Sinclair


Today, companies are constantly urged to drastically reduce their carbon footprint. By trading in a wide variety of sustainable energy products and certificates, STX enables businesses to achieve this goal. In doing so, we contribute to a more transparent environmental commodities market and, therefore, a greener world. We’re looking for a Trader – Global EAC to join our I-REC desk on the extremely dynamic market we operate in, and to embark on a journey with us towards a better tomorrow.


Turning opportunities into solutions – that’s the specialty of STX’s Front Office. Our team works across various domains, including electricity, renewable gas, carbon offsets, biofuels, and energy efficiency. We engage with clients in different markets and countries on a daily basis, and it’s our job to understand their needs and translate them into effective, efficient solutions. To maintain STX’s position as market leader in the fast-changing environmental commodities field, we are continuously capitalizing on new opportunities and optimizing our offering.


“The environmental commodities market is growing rapidly. STX is proud to be one of the leading firms in this incredibly dynamic space. Though that doesn’t mean there’s room for us to be complacent. On the contrary: in this fast-changing, competitive market, you always must be on top – and ideally ahead – of your game.” – (Jens Schumacher, Managing Partner)


  • Be the first point of contact for the sales and origination teams
  • Develop and execute successfully trading strategies
  • Being an expert in timing the market
  • Take on responsibility on managing the risk of the I-REC book while adhering to the given risk mandate
  • Contribute in developing our trading and analytical tools and capabilities
  • Building strong connections with key counterparties
  • Helping to structure strategic transactions and trades and negotiate long-term OTC contracts
  • Proposing new deal structures and transactions complying with the market’s requirements
  • Researching the international energy certificates market and translating developments into opportunities
  • Conducting due diligence and investment research on relevant trading strategies


  • At least 2-3 years of working experience within a trading or portfolio management role
  • Exposure to the environmental commodities market or renewable energy is advantageous
  • Have the capacity to understand and negotiate complex OTC contracts
  • Analytical and strategic thinking
  • Ability to perform under pressure
  • Affinity towards quantitative methods – programming skills advantageous (Python, R, VBA)
  • Master’s degree
  • Excellent command of English, an additional foreign language advantageous
  • Commercial and entrepreneurial attitude
  • Attentive and empathetic approach
  • Collaborative work style


Are you ready to embark on a journey with us? Please submit your application for this job by clicking on the “apply” button. For further questions, please contact the Recruitment department at

STX Group offers equal employment opportunity. Acquisition based on this vacancy is not appreciated. 




Compensation and benefits

Competitive remuneration package

Pension scheme contributions

Sport and training opportunities

Strong focus on personal and professional development

How our recruitment process works

  • CV Review
  • Asssessment
  • Phone screening
  • Interview
  • Offer

CV Review

We check if your profile meets the job requirements;


Online assessment of 45 minutes;

Phone screening

Phone call and cultural fit check with our recruiters;


In-depth dive into your work history with a team member;


We will make you an offer, take care of your onboarding and welcome you to the STX family.

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