Senior Spot Market Analyst

Hydro Tasmania group

Location: Hobart

Job Type: Full time


  • Collaborate with key stakeholders to optimise spot trading
  • Work alongside key players in the energy market
  • Ongoing opportunity based in Hobart with flexible working options

Salary from $142,220 plus super

At Hydro Tasmania, we’re leaders in renewable energy, powering Australia with clean hydropower. We really care about making a difference for better, but it’s a big job and we can’t do it alone. Which is right where you come in.

Hydro Tasmania supports applications from all members of our community for equitable access to our employment opportunities. We are open to discussing workplace flexibility in all our vacancies, to ensure we can attract the best candidates and accommodate individual needs, differences, disabilities and working arrangements, even in ways we have not thought of. Our merit based recruitment practices are founded on building diversity by fostering an inclusive, flexible and equitable workplace.

About You:

A problem solver whose analytical experience involves strategic, technical, and complex operational problems in an environment of ambiguity and change. You’ll have a relentless commitment to continuous improvement and be a confident communicator and relationship-builder. Exposure to the National Electricity Market or contract negotiations will contribute to your success in this role.

About the role:

As Senior Spot Market Analyst, you will support and mentor a team of Spot Market analysts while contributing to the development of spot trading strategies to maximise revenue. You will contribute to effective management and optimisation of critical operational contract arrangements within energy markets, helping to optimise the electricity delivery, gas and ancillary services markets.

You will analyse competitor dispatch and trading behaviour to identify and recommend market opportunities and relay to key stakeholders in a meaningful way.

Further information can be found on the attached Position Description:Download File PD - Commercial - Senior Spot Market Analyst - EL6 Sept 2023.pdf

What you’ll get back

This is an opportunity to grow your career and redefine your role in tomorrow’s industry landscape. We offer truly flexible work that suits you, a competitive remuneration package, and the rare opportunity to play a role in Australia’s renewable energy transformation while enjoying the – lifestyle Tasmania has to offer.

Hydro Tasmania is an endorsed employer for all women. See our range of benefits and the great work we do through our Work180 page: Hydro Tasmania group | WORK180 Endorsed Employer

If you want to make a difference for better

Please attach your resume and a cover letter outlining what skills and experience you will bring as soon as possible. We will be running an agile recruitment process and will engage with suitable candidates as soon we have reviewed their applications.

Recruitment agencies: we respectfully ask that no agency resumes be presented at this stage.

You’ve got this!