Senior Metals Trader
Salary: Highly Competitive
My client, a globally leading trading house is looking for a senior metals trader to join their highly successful and therefore expanding team in Singapore.
The position has arisen due to an increase in business in the Singapore and Australia regions (Asia as a whole).
Brief Job Description & Details:
It is entirely essential that you are proficient with hedging concepts
It is likely that you will have your own relationships within the industry, preferably with local and regional smelters and mines
You will be working within and running the Copper and Lead+ Zinc, Raw Material books and the Refined Metals book with the Global teams.
Take responsibility for existing smelters, mines and cathode client contacts in Japan, Australia and S.E.Asian regions and explore new buyers & sellers in the said regions
Maintain shipping schedules, recommend shipment allocation changes, and identify swap opportunities
Assist all three Global Product Heads in the annual negotiations for said regions mentioned above
Seek spot and long term business opportunities that supports the books
Regular reporting of industry movements and market chats on competitors and clients` activities
Coordinate research input for Asia & Australia to the metals research team
Check weekly P/L variances and maintain our P/L system (Aquarius) for new and existing contracts of said regions mentioned above
Responsible for contract drafting and invoice checking of all contracts done in said regions mentioned above
Support Execution team on problem solving in shipment execution matters
Keep track of greenfield and brownfield mine and smelter projects in the region
Seek investment as well as supply and/or marketing involvement of the output from these projects.
Work with the Business Development team on identified projects in the region
Languages: You must speak English fluently and be able to read and write the English language also, knowledge or fluency in Japanese would be preferable but is by no means essential
Location: The role will be located in Singapore, Asia; it would be preferable you would have a visa to work here already or already located in Singapore
Please provide the following information with your application:
- Current base salary
- Current notice period; this role is to start as soon as possible
- Current location/Visa situation etc.
To apply please send a word copy of your CV