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Senior Analyst - Risk Management (REN 7274)


Portland, OR, US



This position will support the following key risk management processes in the following ways:


  • Transaction risk evaluation:
  • Review investments, Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs), and structured transactions;
  • Assist in preparing risk summaries and recommendations;
  • Risk Policies and Risk Procedures:
  • Help investigate, manage and report breaches and violations of Policies/Procedures limits and guidelines;
  • Participate in the annual review of the Risk Policies and the Risk Procedures including (in co-ordination with the business) the recommendation of changes, help to effectively communicate of the Policies and Procedures to the business, and provide Policies and Procedures interpretation;
  • Quantitative and analytical business support: Support business activities requiring Risk Management’s quantitative and analytical skills;
  • Market risk monitoring and reporting: Monitor the company’s market risk and assist in the creation of market risk reports to be presented to various committees;
  • Market fundamental analysis: Monitor and analyze fundamental market events, and understand and anticipate their potential impacts on Avangrid’s unregulated business;
  • Operational risk: Help monitor and report energy-management operational risk metrics;
  • New trading and hedging products: Assist in analyzing new products; and
  • Enterprise risk management: Support updating Key Risk Reports and Limits & Indicators measurements.


Risk Management also manages credit risk and some of the other various risks of Avangrid’s businesses.

Skills and Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree or  the equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in industry and/or risk management.
  • Familiarity with electric power and natural gas trading.
  • Ability to interact well with other parts of the business
  • Investment and financial analysis experience
  • Strong analytical, writing, and presentation skills
  • Programming skills are desired
  • Familiarity with Sungard’s Aligne/ZaiNet system is desired

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a medical Fit for Duty exam (only if applicable to job requirements), background check, references, drug screen, verification of legal right to work in the U.S., and in some cases, a credit check. A credit check will be administered when a prospective employee will be working in Finance, Accounting, Treasury or where duties may involve handling of funds, accounts or cash. A Motor Vehicle (MVR) check will be administered when a prospective employee will be regularly using a company vehicle.




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Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon

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