Operational Risk Analsyt

#Job number :SEFEGR00457

Operational Ent and Reg Risk



An exciting opportunity to join our Enterprise & Operational Risk team in Manchester


The main objective of the Operational Risk Team is to support the objectives of SEFE Energy through proactive identification, reporting, analysis and control of operational risks across the business.

In this role you will support the business in managing and tracking risks, both commercial and operational across multiple products, providing an opportunity to gain exposure and experience within the energy sales sector.


  • Operation of key daily and weekly operational risk controls and monitoring processes.
  • Support the incident management programme:
  • Respond to incidents timely, drafting details of incidents accurately following investigation and administration of the incident management system.
  • Support in producing operational risk content and materials for monthly and ad-hoc management
  • Support administration activities of the SEFE Energy Business Continuity Programme
  • Providing independent analysis on risk and control aspects of the incident to provide appropriate recommendations, capture all action details, track statuses and record resolutions.
  • Support implementation of key change projects for the Enterprise and Operational risk team
  • Support in the development of Key Risk Indicators (KRIs) and Risk & Control Self Assessments (RCSAs)


  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; ability to communicate with multiple stakeholders in a clear, concise and insightful manner;
  • Attentive and seeks to understand others views with the ability to communicate complex issues.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks to meet tight deadlines.
  • Strong MS Office skills, proficient MS Excel skills and Power BI experience would be advantageous.
  • Reliable and diligent.
  • Ability to work effectively both individually and in a team orientated environment.
  • Ability to work effectively in an environment where priorities can change at sometimes short notice
  • The successful candidate will ideally have experience of operational risk in energy, financial or retail sector.
  • Role would suit a graduate with 1-2 years relevant experience


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 an integrated midstream energy company headquartered in Berlin, SEFE Securing Energy for Europe ensures the security of energy supply in Europe and drives the green energy transformation. SEFE is active in trading & portfolio management, sales, transportation, and storage of energy, and has its strongest presence in Germany and the UK. SEFE employs around 1,500 people and supplies over 50,000 customers in various European markets, from small businesses to municipal utilities, regional gas suppliers, industrial companies, power plants and multinational organisations. With a sales volume of around 200 TWh of power and gas, SEFE plays a central role in the stability of the energy supply in Europe. SEFE is owned by the Federal Government of Germany.

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.


We’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.

In return we offer a competitive remuneration package supported by a comprehensive, and broad reaching benefits package which includes.

  • non-contributory pension
  • bonus earning potential
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays and volunteering days
  • buy / sell holidays
  • life assurance
  • medical and dental insurance
  • a wide range of optional flexible benefits

We are committed to supporting your career growth with opportunities to develop both your knowledge and experience through a blended approach to learning.

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

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