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Agricultural Derivatives Broker

Job Reference: RS0498B
 

Job Title: Agricultural Derivatives Broker

Location: Europe

Product: Softs & Agriculture

Role: Broker

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 a globally renowned commodity brokerage looking to hire a broker to join the commercial team in Geneva.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for executing paper swaps and futures trades on behalf of clients for different grains in the Black Sea and Latin American regions (corn, wheat, barley, sorghum, oilseeds, soybean etc.) on Euronext, CME, CBOT, MATIF etc.
  • Provide coverage for clients across Black Sea / Latin America as necessary and develop new revenue streams while expanding existing ones.
  • Working with and supporting brokers with daily activities including preparation of daily market reports to communicate market trends to clients
  • Create and develop relationships with both new and existing clients
  • Identifying potential clients via research and cold-calling

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • At least 2 years’ experience working in a brokering, trading, sales or operations role covering agricultural and/or soft commodities (wheat, barley, corn, sorghum, oilseeds, soybean, etc.)
  • Excellent understanding of trade entry and execution with strong knowledge of the international grains market (corn, wheat, maize, SBM)
  • Must speak at least one of the following fluently: Russian, Ukrainian, Portuguese or Spanish
  • Solid understanding of derivatives contracts such as futures, swaps and options
  • Ideal candidate will have an established network of contacts on both buy and sell side in destination markets (Black Sea, Latin America)
  • Detail-oriented and able to judge the risk/reward trade-off in daily operations
  • Degree in business, finance, mathematics, economics or other relevant discipline
  • Must be located in or have the existing right to work in Switzerland

 

For all positions based in Switzerland, Redstone Commodity Search works with their licensed Swiss partner Accurity GmbH. All candidate applications are handled in accordance with Swiss law.


If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to dan@redstonesearch.com  or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.