Generation division is responsible for the large scale power production, physical optimization and trading activities in the Nordic area. This division comprises nuclear, hydro and thermal power production, portfolio management and trading, industrial intelligence and nuclear services.

TAO (Trading and Asset Optimisation) TAO organisation optimizes the best price for electricity production and consumption and hedges earnings from these operations with commodity derivatives far into the future. About 95 TWh of physical electricity trading and about 200 TWh of trading in commodity derivatives pass through TAO each year. We operate in several commodity exchanges such as Nasdaq Commodities and ICE, as well as physical electricity markets, Nord Pool and TGE (Polish Power Exchange). We also operate Fortum’s hydro plants to enable total optimisation of our hydro fleet in the volatile energy market. In-depth understanding of the electricity business and market knowledge are an essential part of TAO’s business. In addition, TAO Ventures pilots new start-ups such as Fortum Spring and Fortum SolarPlus.

Your role

Would you like to take the next step in your career and be part of an international company on the journey to become the forerunner in clean energy? As our Portfolio Manager you will join our Hedging and Structuring team in Espoo, part of the Trading and Asset Optimisation business area. We are responsible for hedging of Fortum’s production and sales portfolios and for financial commodities trading execution. Your mission will be to create added value to portfolios through efficient trade execution as well as through active hedging tactics. Your assignments will also involve contributing in further development of trading and portfolio management related tools and processes.

We offer you

We offer you the opportunity to develop your skills and be part of our dynamic Hedging and Structuring team. Given your close collaboration with physical trading desk, back office, risk and compliance control, this is also a great chance for you to broaden your network and get great insight into our business.

Your qualifications

To succeed and thrive you need a Master’s degree in Economics or Engineering, combined with a deep interest and passion in trading and portfolio management related topics. You have preferably gained a couple of years’ working experience in trading or portfolio management but you may be still early in your career. Fluency in written and spoken English is a must. You are proactive, goal-oriented and you have the ability to work under pressure. Equally important is your positive and curious mindset, as well as your willingness to deepen your skills within trading and portfolio management. Lastly, you are a natural team player who contributes to a great team spirit with your communicative and collaborative skills.


Please send your application via our online recruitment tool by 22nd April 2019 at the latest. For further information, please contact Kalle Kuokka, Head of Hedging and Structuring: +358 50 45 24 624,

To be selected for the position, the applicant must go through background clearance and health examination including drug testing.

Ajankohta ja kesto: Vakituinen

Työn luonne: Kokoaikatyö

Palkka: Sopimuksen mukaan

Sijainti: Pääkaupunkiseutu

Viimeinen hakupäivä: 22.04.2019

Koulutusalavalinta: Kauppa- ja taloustieteet