Our client is a State-Owned leading trading house, and they are now seeking a highly experienced physical commodities trader to join their Hong Kong office and responsible for building out the desk and develop the business as part of their expansion initiatives. The candidate should have a good specific knowledge of this market and should have some key experience in the following areas including metal, oil, plastics, cotton etc., with an established network and proven track record within international markets within but not limited to SEA, Singapore, China, South America, Europe etc.
You will manage a physical commodities trading portfolio covering the markets above and be responsible for running an entrepreneurial book, managing P&L for the organization, trading of physical oil and ultimately maximizing revenue generation. In order to establish and maintain a portfolio of commercial contacts, you will work closely with logistics and operations teams, management, and colleagues within international offices and working well within a global team or liaising with supporting teams. You will drive existing business / relationships with major players in the industry.
You must have experience with trading houses with great exposure in commodities trading globally. You must have current / prior experience dealing with overseas markets such as APAC region. Be prepared for travelling to drive business forward.
Native or Fluent Mandarin and English will be a must and any experience dealing within the Asian region will be a plus. You should have at least 8 - 10 years of industry experience with proven ability to understand and manage risk associated with a large physical book. You also should have a strong discipline and worked on a regional platform before.
This role will offer talented and experienced physical commodities traders the chance to develop their career in a leading trading house with global outreach. Candidates applying for the role should be entrepreneurial in nature, hardworking, and initiative driven.
To apply for this job
Contact: Chloe quoting job ref: JobsDB-1356
Telephone: 852 - 2525 8820
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