Energy Transition Originator

#Job number :SEFEGR00366

Global Commodities



As an Energy Transition Originator you will be responsible for Identifying, developing and executing origination opportunities in the UK focussing on PPA's, new & traditional power flexibility and green certificates. 

In Short

As an Energy Transition Originator you will be responsible for Identifying, developing and executing origination opportunities in the UK focussing on PPA’s, new & traditional power flexibility and green certificates.

What you will do

As an Energy Transition Originator you will be responsible for origination opportunities in the UK with generators, suppliers, investors, developers and other relevant counterparties. You will participate in Energy Transition Transaction RFP’s, ensuring transactions meet relevant policies and standards. You will also provide clear and effective commercial expertise to contract drafting and review as well as  promote effective integration of these transactions into the business. In addition you will;

  • Build out client network in the UK Energy Transition space with a focus on electricity (power generators, battery storage, electrolysers, etc.)
  • Originate and close innovative structures (e.g. Renewables PPA, battery, green certificate) in UK;
  • Develop new origination ideas based on market developments and client interactions
  • Build strategic relationships with core internal business partners for example Trading desk, optimisation, analytics, risk, IT, etc.
  • Assist in the effective integration of Energy Transition transactions within the organization

What you will bring

Your previous experience in energy, will help you succeed in this role. You will also have relevant sales/client facing experience preferably within the UK renewable power sector. To be successful in this role you will also have:

  • Experience in UK power markets
  • Experience in UK Energy Transition
  • Adaptability to fast changing environment
  • Excel and PowerPoint proficiency


Securing Energy for Europe – it’s a simple statement, with a bold ambition. SEFE is not just our name, but also encompasses everything that drives us. To accomplish this, we’re taking immediate action to secure gas supply  – but also looking forward, to explore our role in the European energy transformation and how we can contribute to a stable and sustainable future.  

As a fully-integrated energy company, we serve our customers with an end-to-end energy value chain – from sourcing and trading to transport, storage and sales. Together, we ensure the security of gas supply in Germany and Europe and drive the green energy transformation. Our international teams work across locations in Europe, Asia, and North America. We’re passionate about energy and the important role it can play in shaping a better future.   

Join SEFE and help us secure gas supply across Europe and shape a better, more sustainable tomorrow.

Our Benefits

e’re committed to creating an inclusive environment that embraces diversity and fosters the development of knowledge, skills and experience. Whatever your role, you’ll find an open, welcoming atmosphere that empowers you, and recognises your contribution. We offer a competitive starting salary supported by a comprehensive, and broad reaching benefits package which includes:  


  • Bonus earning potential 
  • Non-contributory pension 
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays and 2 volunteering days
  • Buy / sell holidays
  • Life assurance
  • Medical and dental insurance 
  • Range of optional flexible benefits


Based from our offices in  London, you can benefit from hybrid working offering the flexibility to spend some of your working week at home. We are committed to supporting your career growth with opportunities to develop both your knowledge and experience through a blended approach to learning. 


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