Senior Quantitative Analyst

The Senior Quantitative Analyst performs non-standard analyses and valuations, develops analytical models, proposes improvements to existing models and takes care of implementation of the valuations and analyses with a goal to mitigate risks, to optimize on hedging opportunities, to enable energy transition, renewable energy sourcing and commercial opportunities of Essent Energy Markets (EM).

Energie beweegt jou

You don’t just see opportunities as a Senior Quantitative Analyst, you make rapid and full use of them by:

  • Carrying out and/or supervising analyses of data and converting data into usable information and insights for portfolio hedging, optimisation, origination, pricing/sales sourcing, forecasting and reporting
  • Developing and managing models for the risk insights, hedging, sourcing, including but not limited to the modelling and prediction of customer demand, market prices, underlying drivers and risks
  • Modelling and sharing the insights about EM risk exposures, challenging the market dynamics and work on continuous improvements of our data, analytical and modelling landscape
  • Performing valuations of complex deals (renewable PPA’s, storages, batteries, weather hedges, etc.) and complex hedging strategies
  • Analysing market dynamics, energy transition impact on our portfolio and the market and translating such drivers into valuations and steering actions
  • Advising stakeholders and management, up to the Board level, in policy and strategy development using data-based insights and quantitative analytics
  • Guiding improvements in data analytics and modelling landscape
  • Coaching more junior analysts, enabling the capabilities growth within the team and potentially coordinating the work of a group of colleagues working on a joint goal

You'll join the Data & Analytics team in the Energy Markets department. The Senior Quantitative Analyst should be able to align the requirements with the senior stakeholders, cooperate and align within Essent, Central Portfolio Strategy, Risk and Compliance teams and then develop the necessary models and / or perform the required analytics and valuations whereby taking ownership, caring about your team, clients and stakeholders, focus on delivery and growth mindset are expected.

Jij bent Essent

We’re looking for team players and go-getters who want to make the Netherlands a bit more sustainable. Who look at what is possible now. Today. To bring us closer to tomorrow. You recognise yourself in this and in the following:

  • A Master degree with > 7 yr. experience or PhD with > 2 y experience, preferably in the field of structuring, modelling and analytics in the energy market
  • Advanced knowledge of Regression, AI and Machine learning techniques, Python, DataBricks and Azure environment
  • Extended statistical and technical knowledge
  • Education in Mathematics or Econometrics is preferred
  • You are also able to speak and write Dutch and English fluently.
Wij bieden jou

We appreciate and value the energy and motivation you put into your work so that we can be the best energy partner for our customers. We show this by providing a nice employment package. We offer you (based on 40 hours a week):

  • A job in which you can use your expertise to contribute to the sustainability of the Netherlands!
  • A gross monthly salary between € 4.996  and € 7.140 
  • A bonus of up to 10 % of your annual salary 
  • 30 day’s holiday and 8% holiday pay
  • The opportunity to work within a true hybrid model. You decide where you work, every day.
  • Interested in a workation? You can work 20 days a year from another country within Europe
  • A discount on your energy bill and on all products of our service partners (solar panels, heat pump, maintenance, etc.)
  • An attractive head office within walking distance of Central Station Den Bosch with amenities such as a good coffee bar, two company restaurants and free fresh fruit
  • An NS Business Card for commuting or a mileage allowance. You decide.
  • Development and growth opportunities and an associated personal development budget of € 500 per year. You can also follow job-related education, training and courses at our expense. International ambitions? As part of the E.ON Group, we also offer you plenty of development opportunities within the other E.ON countries.
  • And last but not least: an environment in which you can really be yourself. For us, all that matters is who you are and what you can do. So feel free to leave out your gender, nationality and/or age on your CV.

This is a great opportunity to get started as a Senior Quantitative Analyst  Apply before  May 15 to become part of the Essent team. Curious about what’s next? Check out the steps for our application process below.

Over de organisatie

As an energy supplier, we help more than 2.5 million customers in the private and business market. With our Essent,, Powerhouse and Vandebron brands and our service partners throughout the Netherlands, we assist our customers with energy solutions. With more sustainable living and saving energy. We do this with sustainable products such as solar panels, heat pumps and insulation for an energy-efficient home. We also invest heavily in innovative solutions that are part of the energy system of the future, such as hydrogen and cooling and heating networks. Together with our customers, we take the next step in energy. We are part of major European player E.ON.

Essenters vertellen


  • Stap 1 CV en motivatiebrief beoordeling
    Wij sturen je binnen 2 weken een reactie.
  • Stap 2 Telefonische intake
    De Recruitment Business Partner van de vacature neemt contact met je op en bespreekt de eerste details.
  • Stap 3 Eerste gesprek
    Het eerste gesprek online of op het kantoor van Essent.
  • Stap 4 Online Essent Scan
    We vragen je de Essent Scan te maken zodat we je nog wat beter leren kennen. De scan vormt input voor jouw tweede gesprek met ons.
  • Stap 5 Tweede gesprek
    Het tweede gesprek online of op het kantoor van Essent.
  • Stap 6 Contract aanbod
    Je ontvangt van ons een aanbod en we bespreken dit telefonisch. Wanneer je het aanbod accepteert, ontvang je het definitieve contract. Gefeliciteerd met jouw nieuwe baan bij Essent!
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  • CV en motivatie insturen? Hoe beknopter hoe beter. Wat we graag willen weten?
    • Wie je bent is minstens zo belangrijk als wat je kunt: wie ben je? Benoem karaktereigenschappen, beschrijf wat je doet buiten werktijd!
    • Wij zijn ambitieus en zijn nieuwsgierig: wat zijn jouw ambities, verwachtingen en toekomstplannen?
    • Welke van jouw talenten en kwaliteiten wil je toepassen om een stap verder te zetten in de energietransitie?
  • Op gesprek? Bereid je goed voor!
    • Wie zijn je gesprekspartners en wat wil je vragen over de rol waarvoor je solliciteert én over Essent?
    • Sollicitatiegesprek online? Check de techniek: doen de speakers en de microfoon het? Tip: draag een headset 🎧
    • En tot slot een open deur: zorg voor correcte gegevens en goede bereikbaarheid. We willen je wel tijdig kunnen bereiken natuurlijk!

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