Southern Company Risk Control Analyst in Houston, Texas

Risk Control Analyst


Basic Function:

Analyzes and reports position, and profit and loss (P/L) for origination deals (e.g., cash monthly physical, cash monthly financial, transportation, and storage). Assists in developing and implementing evaluation models and applications for reporting risk information. Analyzes and reports compliance. Maintains curves appropriate to the region and performs daily market data compilation on a rotational basis.

Representative Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyzes and reconciles daily position and P/L by region for market moves, day over day shift, and impact of changes to existing deals.

  • Monitors Daily Position Report (DPR) for accuracy, limits, mark-to-market, valuation, liquidity, and operational risk levels to ensure compliance with established risk limits and other risk management policies and procedures.

  • Values options to track daily pricing.

  • Produces non-standard reports for Risk Control, Asset Management, and Trading & Marketing management, and Traders.

  • Works with regional trading leads to coordinate market data capture for use in end of day valuations and maintenance of supporting documentation.

  • Collaborates with internal team members and accounting personnel to reconcile portfolio valuation issues and communicate resolution to mid and back-office leadership.

  • Assists in designing, enhancing, and implementing system applications.

  • Cross training for all regions.

Education and Experience:

Required :

  • BA/BS in Finance, Economics, Statistics, or Business

  • 3-5 years of experience in risk management in the natural gas marketing and trading industry

Preferred :

  • Risk management experience within a small organization OR equivalent academic education and experience

Skills :

Required :

  • MS Word - basic proficiency

  • MS Excel - intermediate proficiency

  • MS Visio - intermediate proficiency

  • MS Access - intermediate proficiency

  • MS PowerPoint - intermediate proficiency

  • Visual Basic - basic proficiency

  • Multi-tasking skills

Preferred :

  • MS Excel - advanced proficiency

Certifications/Licenses :

  • None required

AGLR Success Factors:

  • Executing for Results

  • Collaboration and Building Relationships

  • Learning and Thinking

  • Industry Knowledge/Business Acumen

  • Honoring Corporate Values & Standards

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements :

  • 75% Keyboarding

  • Dynamic, Fast-paced, demanding environment

Disclaimer: This information describes the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this job. The description is not designed to be a comprehensive inventory of duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees in the job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to qualified disabled individuals for performance of essential duties and responsibilities.

Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on their race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected classification.


Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Texas-Metro Houston-Houston

Operating Company: Sequent Energy Management

Job Type: Standard

Travel (Up to...): No

Work Location(s):

Sequent Energy Mang LP - Texas - 1200 Smith Street (1200HoustonCODE)

1200 Smith Street

Houston, 77002

Req ID: GAS2000168