Sugar Trader, Cologne / Köln

  • Competitive
  • Cologne, Rhénanie du Nord-Westphalie, Allemagne Cologne Rhénanie du Nord-Westphalie DE
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Redstone Commodity Search
  • 22 sept. 18 2018-09-22

Sugar Trader, Cologne / Köln

Job Reference: RS0364B
Job Title: Sugar Trader, Cologne / Köln
Location: Europe
Product: Softs & Agriculture
Role: Trading

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Redstone Commodity Search are working with an international sugar trading company looking to hire a Physical Trader to join the commercial team in Cologne.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for the physical trade of sugar across both domestic and international markets with a particular focus on the African continent
  • Responsible for tactical risk management and hedging exposure of personal book
  • Working closely with execution and operations teams
  • Developing personal network of suppliers and buyers and maximising opportunities for profitable trade and business development across the African region
  • Reports into the Head of Trading

Key Qualifications / Experience
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience trading sugar internationally into African markets (Benin, Togo, Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Ghana)
  • Experience running own book and managing own risk would be preferable, sourcing experience is a must
  • Demonstrate ability to conduct market research and implement new marketing strategies to explore new trading opportunities
  • Must be a fluent French and English speaker, any other European languages are a bonus (Portuguese, Spanish, Italian etc.)
  • Located in Cologne or willing to relocate
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