Company: Shell
Skills: Supply Chain Management
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Location: Hamburg, Germany

An exciting opportunity to contribute in Shell's ambitions in offering lower carbon energy while supporting one of the largest energy commodity portfolios in Europe. Here's a chance to apply your analytical skills and improve your trading understanding to a role where you'll have every opportunity to grow your professional experience and make your mark.

Where you fit in

As an integral part of Shell's Integrated Power Strategy, Shell Energy (SE) and Renewables and Energy Solutions (R&ES) have the ambition to substantially grow its European Business to business(B2B)/ Commercial and industrial C&I Gas and Power supply and sales business across European countries.

For that purpose, SE and R&ES have established a commercial business (R&ES Europe B2B Retail) under the newly created European VP-ship in R&ES which will provide energy commodities (gas & power, off-sets) and energy solutions to B2B and Commercial and Industrial customers. This business inherits the significant portfolio of C&I customers previously served under Shell Energy and will expand it in terms of customers, volumes, countries and solutions offered.

The Supply & Portfolio Team is an integral part to this strategy and will enable Shell to capture more and new opportunities in the country markets, by focusing specifically on the growth of the B2B and C&I Customers Portfolio, ensuring its monitoring while managing its performance.

What's the role?

As the Germany Supply & Portfolio Analyst, you will support the S&P Manager in the optimization and management of the consolidated commodity positions of all the customers across the country that your team operates in.

You will be responsible for tracking the exposures on a daily basis, that will be the basis for the hedging strategies that the S&P Manager will put in place together with the Traders.

You will also provide inputs to structure the best and most competitive supply solution to enable the local B2B/C&I organization to grow the customers portfolio and to maximize the value for the Shell Group.

Furthermore, your accountabilities are as follows:
  • Interface with the Germany S&P Manager as well as local Sales Team, Operations and Finance department
  • Partner with Portfolio Management team across Europe to ensure best cross-country collaboration.
  • Administer Deal Entry, Entry Adjustments and Exposure Update.
  • Monitor the broader value of the customer, including extrinsic, cross-commodity, cross-service, and lifetime cycle.
  • Support the Germany S&P with market intelligence and analysis that can lead to hedging strategies to protect the profitability of the portfolio
  • Follow Market regulation and provide support in analysing the impacts on the portfolio
  • Provide input in shaping and support IT and process capability build for managing exposures and to digitally automate the transactions between Markets and Trading and between Markets and Customers

What we need from you?

We're keen to hear from individuals who have experience in handling sales portfolio. Beyond that, we'd hope to see as many of the following as possible on your CV:
  • Good knowledge of European Energy markets, with particular focus on the German markets gas and power.
  • Good knowledge of physical trading and settlement.
  • Good understanding of risks and exposures.
  • Strong analytical skills and relationship skills, along with an entrepreneurial mindset
  • Good attitude at problem solving with innovative solutions and independency in organizing the tasks
  • Beneficial strong technology and coding skills coupled with knowledge of data science (eg Python, SQL)
  • Beneficial quantitative background, ideally Bsc/Msc in Math's, Engineering or Science based degree
  • Fluency in the English and German language.


At Shell Germany, our drive is to employ world-class individuals. We employ 4,200 people whose careers have benefited from our industry-leading career development programme and unrivaled inhouse access to local and global experts. We are active in many areas such as Gas, Gas Marketing, Manufacturing & Distribution of oil products, Petrochemicals as well as Research & Development. Shell in Germany is one of the biggest retailers of energy products and one of the largest refinery operators. Our extensive R&D facilities in Hamburg allow us to offer a broad range of expertise on Retail Fuels, Lubes, and Marine, Power and Engine Vehicle Technology. Shell began operations in Germany in 1902.

An innovative place to work

There's never been a more exciting time to work at Shell. Everyone here is helping solve one of the biggest challenges facing the world today: bringing the benefits of energy to everyone on the planet, whilst managing the risks of climate change.

Join us and you'll add your talent and imagination to a business with the power to shape the future - whether by investing in renewables, exploring new ways to store energy or developing technology that helps the world to use energy more efficiently.

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Combine our creative, collaborative environment and global operations with an impressive range of benefits and joining Shell becomes an inspired career choice.

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