Frequently Asked Questions by Candidates


Can I apply for multiple vacancies?
Yes, it is possible to apply for multiple vacancies. Doing so will also give us an idea of which opportunities are of interest to you. Alternatively, it is also possible to mention the different positions you are interested in by listing them in our contact form while sending us your CV.

Do you offer entry level opportunities?
Most of our vacancies generally require related work experience within trading and the specific commodities unless stated differently.

Are all advertised vacancies live?
In general, all the vacancies on our website are live. Our administrative team updates our website regularly to delete opportunities that have been filled or closed. Please appreciate, however, that this might take some time and that we do not have power over third party websites which might re-advertise our adverts of their own accord.

As a candidate, do I have to pay for the service at Redstone Commodity Search?
No, as a candidate you will not have to pay any money or fees to Redstone Commodity Search.

When will I receive feedback for my application?
Taking into account your suitability for the position for which you have applied, we aim to respond to your application as soon as possible. Our administrative team goes through all applications as quickly as they can.

How can I contact you?
You can reach us during working hours, Monday to Friday by phone +44 (0)3300 529 788 or anytime via email. We aim to answer your inquiry as soon as possible.

Who are the clients that Redstone Commodity Search works with?
Our consultants work with different small, middle and large scale Trading Houses, Producers, Majors, Utilities, Merchants, Hedge Funds, Investment Banks and Brokerages across commodities.

In which commodities markets does Redstone Commodity Search recruit?
Redstone Commodity Search covers energy, metals, agricultural and soft commodities. We have vacancies in prominent markets (e.g. bunker trading, grains merchandising etc.) as well as within niche industries (including cocoa, dairy, base oil, aluminium foundry alloys etc.). To find out if we have a suitable opportunity advertised, please have a look on our Vacancies page. If you cannot find a matching position, you can send us your CV directly via our contact form so that we can keep you updated about vacancies which are not advertised, as well as future opportunities.

In which geographical areas does Redstone Commodity Search recruit?
Our consultants have completed multiple assignments worldwide. Most of our opportunities are in Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.

Is my data safe?
Any personal details including Curricula Vitae/resumes and contact details are subject to our standard terms and conditions of business which can be found on our Terms & Conditions page. Unless a prior arrangement has been made, any acceptance of CVs/resumes and/or candidate contact details constitute the acceptance of our standard terms and conditions of business.

Does Redstone Commodity Search have a policy to provide equal opportunities?
All applicants can be confident that Redstone Commodity Search has a set commitment and policy to offer equal opportunities irrespective of disability, race, age, marital status, gender and sexual orientation. The suitability for the vacancies is determined by experience and additional parameters such as location only.