Sales Trader - Renewable Energy

ACT CommoditiesNew York, NY2M ago

ACT Commodities is a global leader in trading environmental commodities. Founded in 2009 as one of the first companies to pursue this market, we are now one of the largest specialized trading firms in the fields of carbon emissions, biofuels and renewable energy on a global scale. This is complemented with widespread activity in the oil and petroleum markets, which expand our scope covering the intertwined world of energy and fuel commodities. ACT Commodities operates in Amsterdam, New York, and Shanghai. 

Our Culture 

We believe our success lies in our personal relationships, trust, honesty and sharing interests. We focus on developing our employees on a personal level. All employees follow a personal development course. This course is designed to provide you with an understanding of the logic of human behavior and interactions and includes a set of practical tools for navigating the human side of organizational life 

Primary Responsibilities 

  • Establish and cultivate relationships to own your own book of business in the renewable energy market;
  • Understand and identify arbitrage opportunities in the renewable energy commodity market to originate deal flow for your trade book;
  • Accurately establish sell/ purchase price for significant volumes in the renewable energy commodity market and negotiate sell/purchase contracts with counterparties;
  • Participate in the development and execution of trading strategies.


  • Undergraduate Degree in Economics, Business or a related field
  • 1-4 years of sales, trading, brokerage or account management role
  • Highly self-motivated person who thrives in a dynamic work environment and demonstrates a flexible and adaptable work style that responds quickly