Spot Trader

Perm/Temp:  Regular

Sth Solna, SE

About the role

We are looking for a Spot Trader (production optimiser) to Solna United in Stockholm where you will be part of our Production Asset Trading team in the Physical Trading organisation. As a Spot Trader, you will be responsible for the physical production optimisation and offer the available production capacity to different market channels. You will place bids to the physical spot market as well as to the ancillary power markets. You will be part of a team working on a rotational basis which includes weekends every fifth to sixth week.

In addition to the operative work you will have possibility to work with improvement and development of our processes and tools to fit with coming market change.


Why Fortum?
The greatest challenge of our time awaits you. To drive the change for a cleaner world, we need to reshape the energy system. To reach our goal, we embrace a culture of openness. With mutual trust, believing in people, and taking care of everyone's wellbeing, we can reach even better results. Flexibility is the new normal and we apply hybrid way of working wherever possible.

For you, working at Fortum means exciting opportunities to develop your expertise and create a meaningful career. We will support you on this journey. 


What we are looking for
You hold a degree in Economics or Engineering. Alternatively you have relevant work experience from energy trading or dispatching. You are passionate to the power market industry and have an interest within trading.


You have an analytical and proactive mindset with the ability to grasp the bigger picture while still paying attention to the details. You have good communication and team working skills as well as have the ability to take own decisions. We see that you are fluent in English and mastering the Swedish language is seen as an advantage.


Submit your application by the 29th of November at the latest.
If you are interested in hearing more about the position please contact Stefan Bergsten, Manager Production Asset Trading Sweden,+46761061716 or In order to apply for the position please use our online recruiting tool.

For contact with Swedish union representatives, please call +46 8 671 70 00.
Fortums Akademiker: Per Kenttä 
Unionen: Birgitta Henriksson, Torbjörn Graf


To be selected for the position, the applicant must go through background clearance.
At Fortum, we are committed to building diverse teams where everyone feels included and is treated equally.


We are Fortum
Fortum is a Nordic energy company. Our purpose is to power a world where people, businesses and nature thrive together. We are one of the cleanest energy producers in Europe and our actions are guided by our ambitious environmental targets. We generate and deliver clean energy reliably and help industries to decarbonise their processes and grow. Our core operations in the Nordics comprise of efficient, CO2-free power generation as well as reliable supply of electricity and district heat to private and business customers. For our ~5 000 employees, we commit to be a safe, and inspiring workplace. Fortum's share is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.