Who we are:


ACT is the world’s leading provider of market-based sustainability solutions. Working at the center of the global energy transition, ACT helps organizations hit their climate action targets, no matter how ambitious. Since 2009, ACT has become a trusted brand in high-impact climate projects, renewable energy markets, energy efficiency, renewable fuels, and carbon credits. ACT delivers tailor-made solutions from offices in Amsterdam, New York, Shanghai, and Paris, enabling its partners to join the environmental revolution and pursue more sustainable futures.


Job description:

  • Preparing operational support for European trading desks;
  • Settling all deals the trading desks make, across multiple countries and regions;
  • Making sure our positions are reconciled across platforms and systems;
  • Making sure our trades and transfers are reconciled across platforms and systems;
  • Solving settlement issues;
  • Stakeholder management with both the traders and clients;
  • Improving internal systems, processes and procedures to aid in efficiency;
  • Assist the Midoffice and Backoffice teams with the completion of the deal process;
  • Contract management and review, related to trade details;
  • Ensure that all operational information is entered into our operating systems on day-to-day basis with a high degree of accuracy;
  • Ensure that adequate records are kept meeting the company's legal and fiscal obligations;
  • Coordinate with the the Backoffice team to ensure client and vendor account balances are in good standing before deliveries are completed;
  • Monitor & follow up with internal and external parties to ensure contract completion and accuracy;
  • Support Midoffice and Backoffice with the month-end and year-end close activities;
  • Contribute in documenting and creating new policies and procedures for the Midoffice and Backoffice teams;
  • Work collaboratively across teams to address evolving needs


Job requirements:

  • BSc or college degree (HBO/WO) graduate in Business Administration or related field;
  • Fluent in English as a requirement. Other European languages are a plus;
  • Intermediate level of Excel skills (pivot tables and simple analyses) and comfort with IT systems;
  • Detail oriented and very precise;
  • Great at stakeholder management;
  • Able to handle high-pressure situations;
  • Knowledge of, or interest in, carbon markets;
  • Self-starter mentality, good at working independently, focuses on commercial results;
  • High attention to details and ability to adapt to change


What we offer:

  • Challenging and exciting work environment with a flat hierarchy
  • Competitive remuneration and bonus scheme;
  • Business and communication related training;
  • Exciting quarterly target incentives;
  • A beautiful office in the heart of the Zuidas (4 days in the office, 1 day from home);
  • In-house Life Coach.


**A pre-employment screening is part of our application procedure**


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