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Middle Office Lead


Austin Office | On-Site Working | Full-Time Role


About the Role 

We are looking for an experienced Middle Office Lead to join our North American CFO team, based in our growing Austin office. This will be a senior role within the organisation, running a team of two direct reports, owning the following responsibilities: 

  • Daily P&L reporting and analysis (T0 Flash and T1 EOD results). 
  • Daily Position reporting. 
  • Perform daily reconciliation between system of record and broker statements. 
  • Work with the Accounting team to understand and present accounting to economic value reconciliations and walk-throughs. 
  • Perform ad hoc analysis for business planning, trends and other needs. 
  • Be the primary go-to person for data and analysis regarding various portfolios and trading strategies. 
  • Interact with trading, schedulers, risk, accounting and other groups to have a full front-to-back understanding of commodities business. 
  • Work closely with global counterparts to collaborate and align processes. 
  • Ensuring the continued development of your team and providing cross-training to ensure coverage during scheduled and unscheduled outages. 


About You 

This person will be an experienced Middle Office professional, collaborative by nature, with a background in the energy sector. In addition, we are looking for somebody with the following essential requirements: 

  • Degree in accounting, finance, economics or equivalent studies. 
  • Significant experience in supporting power and gas trading. 
  • Strong analytical, organizational and time-management skills. 
  • Proficiency in SQL and Python. 
  • Proficiency in Excel. 
  • Prior management experience preferred.  


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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