Scheduling / Operations Manager m/f/t


Essen, NW, DE, 45141


RWE Supply & Trading GmbH

To start as soon as possible, full time, permanent


Your future plans
Commercial Asset Optimisation (CAO) - CE is responsible for extracting as much value as possible out of RWE’s conventional and renewables power producing asset fleet in Continental Europe as well as managing RWE Supply & Trading GmbH’s (RWEST) industrials portfolio with regard to power and gas. CAO - CE is thereby currently in the centre of societies energy transition reflected in a changing asset portfolio (more assets, geographically wider spread, more decentral, new asset technologies) and rapid regulatory changes.


Our Team “Customer Operations & Scheduling” being a part of CAO - CE, supports all RWEST Trading and Origination desks, Renewable and Conventional power plants, Industrial customers and Municipalities in the physical realization of their business via various interfaces to the energy market.


  • Execution of RWESTs participation in the European daily spot auctions at various exchanges
  • Participate in various power market auctions of cross-border transport capacities 
  • Proper and timely preparation and submission of electricity schedules to various grid and transmission system operators within the given regulatory frames
  • Managing and commercially optimizing commodity logistics (transport/delivery)
  • Carrying out activities in accordance with relevant legal, regulatory and country-specific requirements
  • Contribute to the development of new products and services and their marketing to third party customers
  • Support the integration of Renewables assets into the existing CAO process/system landscape and the development of new markets 
  • Working closely together with the Embedded-IT teams and participate in the qualified development and enduring improvement of the IT environment


Your powerful skills 

  • Successfully completed degree in engineering, business administration or economics resp. business training with relevant further qualifications
  • Basic knowledge in power trading and/or cross-border trading as well as in balancing group management and commodity scheduling business
  • Expertise in the European energy market design and the regulatory market communication rules
  • Strong communication and team working skills with a high degree of personal commitment and motivation 
  • Proven experience and willingness to work on own initiative in combination with a fundamental hands-on mentality capability to work independently, even pressed for time
  • Ability to maintain good working relationships with internal and external customers, market participants, grid operators, service providers etc.
  • Fluent verbal and written communication skills in English and German
  • Experience in using standard Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel
  • Acceptance of weekend / statutory holidays work and of flexible working time is required

Advantageous, but not a must

  • Programming capabilities (SQL, C#, Python, R, etc.) are of advantage


What we value most is curiosity, ambition, resilience and authenticity. So, if you can’t display all of the skills above we would still like to hear from you.


Benefits you can rely on


We really appreciate you going the extra mile and using every ounce of energy when the heat is on. That’s why we want to make your time with us as enjoyable as possible. At RWE Supply & Trading we value our employees and strive to create a supportive and inclusive work environment. Also our offer includes the following perks:

  • Join the team and become an expert regarding physical power transactions in Continental Europe
  • Grab the opportunity to develop into a commercial role and get your seat on the Trading Floor
  • Enjoy the modern working environment in one of the areas of the commercial heart of RWE group
  • Experience the commercial spirit and the open and diverse company culture with flat hierarchies 
  • Explore your development opportunities within an open-minded and commercially focused team in which people value each other


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Any questions? Deborah Münz (Recruiting), +49 152 57906888
We look forward to meeting you!


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RWE Supply & Trading is the interface between RWE and the energy markets around the world. Around 2,000 employees from over 70 different countries trade electricity, gas, commodities and CO2 emission allowances. The trading entity also ensures the commercial optimisation of RWE’s power plant dispatch and markets electricity from RWE.

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