Place: Zug - Switzerland
Publication Date: 17/01/2020
Ref: PC001220

Job Details

For one of our clients, a trading company based in German speaking part of Switzerland. We are seeking to recruit a Senior Steel Trader to start a trading desk from scratch with his/her own business plan. (mainly steel but not limited) 

Your mission:

  • Develop and manage physical trading books within steel and/or iron ore
  • Evaluate and manage various risks
  • Proven ability to build a business
  • Monitor the major market trends and analyse the fundamentals of the supply and demand
  • Responsible for reporting trade positions and monitor the PNL
  • Active product sourcing
  • Ability to capitalize on opportunities in the logistic chain

Your profile:

  • Minimum 10-15 years of experience in a commodity trading position on steel and/or iron ore
  • Proven track record
  • Fluent in English and any other language is a plus
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
  • Must have a strong portfolio
  • Skilled in decision-making and negotiation
  • Ability to deliver results under pressure
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills