Paralegal

Job type:

Permanent

Job Description

Direct Energy is a leading energy and energy-related services provider with nearly five million residential and commercial customers in North America. Direct Energy provides customers with choice and support in managing their energy costs through a portfolio of innovative products and services. A subsidiary of Centrica plc (LSE: CNA), one of the world’s leading integrated energy companies, Direct Energy operates in 50 U.S. states plus the District of Columbia and 10 provinces in Canada. To learn more about Direct Energy, please visit www.directenergy.com.

 

Requirements

  • Thorough understanding of the contracts used in the wholesale commodity business
  • Ability to handle multiple agreements concurrently and responding quickly to requests from internal clients
  • Ability to collaborate with a wide variety of teams to accomplish tasks
  • College graduate or equivalent work experience in the wholesale commodity business
  • Minimum of 5 years working with the relevant commodity trading agreements
  • Emphasis on experience in renewable energy credits
  • Previous experience working in an office setting with an energy company

Responsibilities

  • Draft, review and negotiate contracts related to wholesale trading for one of the largest wholesale and retail electrify and natural gas suppliers in North America
  • Assist the commercial group in reviewing complex agreements
  • Handle multiple requests for reviews of agreements
  • Able to identify issues in contract negotiations
  • Effectively communicate with counterparties and advocate DE’s positions
  • Understand legal documents used by DE in its wholesale business
  • Manage the needs of internal clients in a timely manner

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