Risk Control & Credit Analyst

Company Name: Tacoma Power
Phone Number: (253) 502-8158
City: Tacoma
State/Provence: Washington
Zip: 98409
Job Title: Risk Control & Credit Analyst
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Administrative / Clerical Support
Posting Start Date: June 22, 2016
Salary: 79,768.00-$102,273.60
Salary Per: Per Year
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours

Tacoma Power is seeking a capable individual to join its Energy Risk Management team.  The Risk Control & Analyst will be responsible for administering the risk control program and managing credit risk for Tacoma Power’s commercial energy trading operation.

Primary Responsibilities and Accountabilities: 

•Responsible for all trade validation and
confirmation processes, the accurate modeling of all trades, development of independent
forward price curves and the daily validation of the risk system to ensure proper credit and
risk reporting
•Prepare, monitor counterparty credit exposure
•Coordinate with counterparties and Legal Department on negotiation of contracts collateral
agreements, guarantees, letters of credit, etc.
•Develop risk analysis and reports for the Risk Management Committee, Credit Risk Committee,
Senior Management and the Public Utility Board
•Participate in the development and implementation of risk policies and procedures

Experience Required:


•Experience energy markets preferred
•Familiarity with credit risk management analytical methods and energy trading risk
management (ETRM) software is a plus
•Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Math or other technical/business
discipline.  Graduate degree a plus
•Attention to detail with the ability to multitask
•Strong communication and presentation skills
•Ability to develop spreadsheet applications and learn other specialized software products
•Demonstrated ability to work closely with peers in a team environment
•Reliable, high level of integrity
•Ability to work independently
•Strong MS Excel capability
•Experience using scripting language to automate processes, such as Java, Python, Visual
Basic, SQL, or the like

How to Apply:

Interested individuals should apply online and attach a detailed resume and cover letter that includes job experience, major responsibilities and accomplishments related to this position. Applicants whose backgrounds most closely reflect the current needs of the department may be invited to participate in an interview. Reference checks will be conducted on final candidates and appointment is subject to passing a background check.

APPLY ONLINE AT:   http://www.cityoftacoma.org


Posting End Date: July 8, 2016