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Retail Operations Compliance Director

EDF Trading North America, LLC
Houston, TX 77002
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EDF Trading North America, LLC

EDF Trading North America, LLC is a major participant in wholesale energy markets, and our retail business delivers customized energy solutions for large commercial and industrial consumers, power generation and retail energy providers.

We operate in every market and provide coast to coast coverage of financial and physical products in power, natural gas and NGLs, environmental products and financial crude oil products. We provide our customers with products and services that deliver access to markets, optimize their energy portfolio, hedge risk and manage assets. Our Wholesale Business operates throughout the value chain in the North American wholesale power markets and we are one of the leading wholesale natural gas marketers. Additionally, we provide environmental, congestion management and value-added derivative products. With extensive pipeline agreements, we can manage natural gas offtakes, deliveries, capacities and supply anywhere across the continent. For Our Retail Business, we provide wholesale fuel supply and structured products for its extensive base of electricity and natural gas customers including gas-fired power plants, large scale commercial, and industrial retail consumers and retail energy aggregators.

Our Retail Business is our customer-facing operation providing integrated energy management services to commercial and industrial, power generation, and retail supply customers. Taking into account a customers entire energy portfolio, solutions are structured to provide competitive market pricing and to optimize energy usage and generation assets. We offer a complete suite of services to energy-intensive retail customers, from energy supply and hedging to on-site generation management and demand response. And we provide wholesale market access and ISO interface services to a broad network of retail energy providers with footprints across the deregulated markets. For power generation customers, we provide energy management services that encompass fuel supply, scheduling, dispatch, market analysis, and risk management all within a single contract. Focused on service, we created a digital integrated platform and customer interface that allows transparent views into energy portfolios and invoices, market prices, analytics, and weather.

EDF Trading North America, LLC is part of the EDF Group, a global leader in low-carbon energies.


  • Identifies and evaluates emerging compliance risks, utilizing regulatory guidance, resources, and data analytics on an ongoing basis to drive implementation of appropriate controls, and compliance practices.

  • Plan and direct internal audits to assess compliance with systems, policies, procedures, and regulatory requirements; prepares and communicates audit findings, conclusions, and recommendations.

  • Build and maintain relationships with State PUC members as EDF representative; utilize relationship to drive EDF objectives.

  • Create, implement, and manage a process to address formal customer complaints to PUC (collaboration with legal, compliance, etc.)

  • Understand current and future state rules, track requirements and report changes that impact business

  • Create and implement a change management policy to ensure State requirements are met across business

  • Serve as the in-house expert on key State policy drivers shaping the retail energy market.

  • Be the liaison and first point of contact between Retail Operations and other departments (Tax, Internal Controls)

  • Establish collaborative partnerships with key members of the regulatory and compliance team.

Requirements & Qualifications

  • 10+ years experience in the industry with experience in a substantially similar role.

  • Strong understanding of retail market structures.

  • Excellent knowledge of reporting procedures and record keeping.

  • A business acumen partnered with a dedication to legality.

  • Expertise in complicated CA retail energy market a plus.

  • A self-starting individual with the ability to independently manage competing priorities and enact business process change.

  • Able to interact across the organization with ease.

  • Possesses a positive reputation in the energy markets and would attract credibility, respect and deal flow

  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

  • Compliance-focused attitude

  • Must have experience with analytics tools to create and monitor key performance indicators

  • Highly confident, articulate individual who is a team player

  • Ability to prioritize tasks and be able to respond to changes in priorities

  • Ability to present data in clear, concise written and oral form.

  • Strong people, planning and organizational skills.

  • Attention to detail and a strong focus on the accuracy of information.

  • Able to manage multiple diverse tasks simultaneously and prioritize.

  • Ability to communicate effectively at various levels with a strong customer service attitude.

  • Good understanding of business processes and data management.

Note: EDF is an EEO employer

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for all positions without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

EDF participates in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

EDF is not currently accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms. Regardless of past practice, all resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at EDF via-email, the Internet or directly to hiring managers at EDF in any form without a valid written agreement in place for that specific position will be deemed the sole property of EDF. As a result, no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by EDF.

Posted: 2019-10-10 Expires: 2019-11-08
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