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We're for a better world of energy. Are you?


Energy Portfolio Management (EPM) is the energy markets heart of the SSE Group, trading commodities and securing value for SSE's asset portfolios in wholesale energy markets as we move towards our vision of being a leading energy company in a net zero world.  In EPM, we ensure we have the energy supplies required to meet the needs of customers; procuring the fuel required by the generation plants and selling the power output from our wind farms, hydro and low-carbon thermal assets.  

EPM operates in busy, demanding and ever-changing markets, where no two days are the same. We’re constantly looking for ways to drive innovation across our team, and are investing heavily to build our capabilities across the people, systems and analytical to make that possible. We have bold plans for the future and need more talented and skilled people to join our growing EPM business and help SSE group to power change. We’re looking for candidates who will likely have a trading and/or commercial background, an inquisitive mind with critical thinking second nature. From Energy Trader to Meteorologist, Risk Manger to Market Analyst, whatever your role in EPM, you’ll be playing your part in the fight against climate change and helping us on our journey to net zero.

Watch the video below from Finlay McCutcheon, Managing Director of Energy Portfolio Management to find out more.




Meet the team


David Small, Head of Energy Management Centre

"We have a great culture of people with a wide degree of skills abilities and interests, it's one of the appealing factors for EPM as to why we've been here for so long.

We have every kind of background, people who are environmental scientists, historians, mathematicians and people who have just worked through the business. There's a great teamwork culture, everybody is very conscientious, they look out for each other, they're all driving to deliver good results and success."   

Helena Galloway, Shift Energy Trader

Helena joined SSE 13 years ago initially in our retail call centre whilst attending university.

She's since progressed to become a financial analyst in renewable operations, into gas storage as a trader, then into EMC as a gas trader and is about to begin a new role as a power trader.

Abi Workmaster, Shift Energy Trader

Abi joined SSE through our internship scheme with a geography degree.

She worked with E&P as a business analyst, a year and a half later joined the EMC where she has now been for four years, initially trading gas and then onto the power trading desk.


Current Opportunities

Title Business Area Requisition Identifier City State Country Location Department Category Summary Level
Shift Energy Trader Energy Portfolio Management 539726 Perthshire United Kingdom Perthshire, United Kingdom Energy Portfolio Management Energy Portfolio Management, Energy Trading .
EPM Systems Operations Data Analyst Energy Portfolio Management 533573 Perthshire. Edinburgh & The Lothians. Glasgow City Scotland United Kingdom Perthshire, United Kingdom. Edinburgh & The Lothians, Scotland, United Kingdom. Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom Energy Portfolio Management Data & Analytics, Energy Portfolio Management, Information Technology .
Demand Forecasting Analyst Energy Portfolio Management 539771 Berkshire Berkshire United Kingdom Berkshire, United Kingdom Energy Portfolio Management Data & Analytics, Energy Portfolio Management .
Experienced Shift Trader Energy Portfolio Management 539489 Perthshire United Kingdom Perthshire, United Kingdom Energy Portfolio Management Energy Portfolio Management, Energy Trading .

Why Join SSE

At SSE we power change.  That’s why we’re proud to have been a Principal Partner for COP26, the UN Climate Change Conference, and are leading the way to provide the energy needed today, while building a better world of energy for tomorrow.

As part of the FTSE-listed SSE plc, we’re a real Living Wage and Fair Tax Mark accredited company and employ 10,000 people across the UK and Ireland.

We offer diverse career opportunities across the UK and Ireland, flexible working and excellent benefits.

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