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Carbon Compliance Market Fundamental Analyst

New York

NYC Office | On-site | Full-Time Role  

Salary: $120-200k


About the Role 

We are looking for a Carbon Compliance Market Fundamental Analyst to join us on-site in our growing NYC office. This role will be a key member of a multi-disciplinary team of Traders (Environmental, Power & Gas), Regulatory Affairs, and other Fundamental Analysts.   

In this role you will make a vital contribution to our suite of fundamental analytical tools, which includes S&D analysis, statistical analysis and the application of machine learning where appropriate.   

This will be a full-time role, owning the following responsibilities: 

  • Providing analytical support and expertise on the main Carbon ETS programs globally. 
  • Developing S&Ds for various Emission Trading Schemes, staying on top of regulatory changes and analyzing their market impacts. 
  • Working closely with our fundamental power & gas analysts for emissions assumptions. 
  • Working with our technology team to develop and maintain models and dashboards that forecast and visualize opportunities and risks for trading strategies.   
  • Providing ad-hoc analyses for the trading desk, origination and asset management. 
  • Performing scenario and sensitivity analysis to determine portfolio risks and opportunities. 


About You 

This person will be a self-starter with the ability to design and execute complex analysis with minimal guidance. In addition, we are looking for somebody with the following: 

Essential Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative field (i.e., Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Economics, Finance). 
  • Experience in fundamental Supply/Demand modelling, preferably in Emission Trading Schemes in Europe and the US. 
  • Significant amount of tangible experience as an Analyst in EUA and/or CCA programs. 
  • Strong knowledge of Python and SQL. 
  • The ability to thrive in a dynamic and rapidly changing internal and external environment. 
  • Proven track record of project ownership and driving results. 
  • Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills. 

Other Desirable Attributes: 

  • Experience with Policy and its effects on Carbon Markets. 



This role is offering the following salary on a full-time basis: $120k-200k per annum.

Please note that an individual's pay may vary and is determined by a number of factors including experience, location, internal pay equity, and other relevant business considerations. In addition to this salary, we offer a discretionary bonus and a comprehensive benefits package which includes, but is not limited to;

  • 20 days of annual vacation entitlement plus 10 company holidays. 
  • 10 days of paid sick leave per year. 
  • Personalized health insurance for employees and their dependents.
  • Vision and Dental insurance effective on your first day of employment.
  • Matched 401(k) contributions
  • Eligibility to receive external and internal training in accordance with our Learning & Development Policy. 


About Trailstone 

Trailstone is a global energy and technology company, operating at the intersection of renewable and conventional power. We trade energy in global markets, and we provide a best-in-class service to manage the inherent intermittency of renewable power generation across the short, medium and long term. 

As an energy trader, we buy and sell electricity and gas which is physically delivered on the grids, and we leverage our physical market knowledge to trade financial commodities. 

As a provider of renewable energy management services, we take on the complexity of managing renewable power across different countries so that our customers can focus on their core mission of investment and growth. Trailstone offers an efficient, fully automated front-to-back renewable power management platform underpinned by our long-standing market experience, proprietary technology, data analytics and meteorology. 


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Differences in backgrounds, identities and experiences lead to differing views of the world. Different world views lead to healthy differences in opinions. Different opinions are essential to creating a robust marketplace of ideas. And it is our ideas that will make Trailstone a market leader in energy innovation and disruption! 

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