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Gas Trading Advisor

Date: Sep 6, 2022

Location: Oklahoma City, OK, US, 73118

Company: Chesapeake Energy

Our core values — integrity and trust, respect, transparency and open communication, commercial focus and change leadership — are the lens through which we evaluate every business decision. As a dynamic, growing company that offers extremely competitive compensation and benefits, our employees are our most valued assets and the foundation of Chesapeake’s performance among our E&P competitors.

Job Summary

This advisory level position is a lead for new business opportunities for Chesapeake for NGLs and provides guidance on Marketing activities in order to optimize the company's revenue.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Evaluates new commercial structures NGL to allow for higher margins through performance of complex fundamental analysis and market surveillance and submits proposals to senior management for approval
  • Serves as the lead in securing new business opportunities to expand trading opportunities for NGL
  • Develops and manages strategic relationships with end users and other key markets in the marketing area
  • Solicits, evaluates, and negotiates NGL agreements including the negotiation of blending and transportation agreements
  • Identifies and predicts future industry trends and formulates strategy to meet forecasted needs
  • Interacts with internal and external clients, including upstream/downstream operations teams, midstream, legal, credit and contract administration, and other key business partners daily
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Specific Skills

  • Expert knowledge of financial markets and the analysis and reporting of financial data
  • Expert knowledge of midstream asset operations
  • Expert knowledge of gas sales and marketing
  • Expert knowledge of macro supply/demand fundamentals
  • Expert contract writing skills, including industry standard terms and conditions of service
  • Expert knowledge of basin fundamentals and competitor information
  • Expert knowledge of physical and financial trading tools required to meet economic objects


  • Minimum: Bachelor’s degree - from accredited university
  • Preferred: Bachelor’s degree - from accredited university in Marketing, Energy Management, Finance or related fields


  • Minimum: 12 - 15 years related work experience


Chesapeake Energy takes necessary action to ensure that all applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, disability, pregnancy, military or veteran status or any other protected characteristic as established by law.


Chesapeake Energy Corporation's operations are focused on discovering and developing its large and geographically diverse resource base of unconventional oil and natural gas assets onshore in the United States.

Nearest Major Market: Oklahoma City
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

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