Fertiliser Trader (Director Level)

Recruiter
Redstone Commodity Search
Location
London
Posted
08 Nov 2019
Closes
08 Dec 2019
Ref
1249006120
Category
Retail and Sales
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Redstone Commodity Search focus on offering 360° search solutions to the global commodities markets. With a competitive coverage of Trading Houses, Producers, Majors, Utilities, Merchants, Hedge Funds, Investment Banks and Brokerages; Redstone Commodity Search can confidently offer you an edge in today's volatile market.

Redstone Commodity Search are working with an international chemical distribution company looking to hire a director level fertiliser trader to join the commercial team in the U.K.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks
  • Physical trading of fertiliser (primarily Urea Ammonium Nitrate Solution) to re-sellers and farmers within the U.K. market
  • Set up and develop the desk both commercially and through the hiring and development of a strong internal team
  • Analyse the UK market to develop and implement successful trading strategies
  • Spend significant time on the road and at corporate events showcasing the company building strong business partnerships.
  • Role reports into CEO

Key Qualifications / Experience
  • 10+ years' experience in fertiliser trading (preferably liquid)
  • Extensive knowledge of the U.K. fertiliser market with good supply chain management experience with a transferable portfolio of business
  • Entrepreneurial mind-set with excellent business development and relationship management skills, able to analyse market to support trading activities
  • Demonstrable track record of developing and growing of U.K. fertiliser desk(s)
  • Located in London / happy to relocate, opportunity to work remotely with semi-regular travel to the office