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Aluminium Traffic Operator

Job Reference: RS0735

Job Title: Aluminium Traffic Operator

Location: Asia Pacific

Product: Metals

Role: Operations & Logistics

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Redstone Commodity Search are working with a global metals producer looking to hire an Aluminium Traffic Specialist to join the team in China.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Ensure contract execution and customer service is dealt with efficiently (delivery scheduling, commercial documentation issuance, payment receipts, production orders)
  • Check contract options on metal grades, quantities and destinations, as well as metal prices/invoicing buyers
  • Work closely with internal departments to identify metal production capacity, transit and stock, technical/quality issues, delivery timing etc.
  • Act as a point of contact for suppliers and customers regarding the status of orders, invoicing, documentation, letters of credit, B/L, claim management etc., maintaining good relationships with all parties
  • Reports into the Head of Operations

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in traffic operations/contract administration covering ferrous or non-ferrous metals: steel, carbon steel, stainless steel, aluminium, alumina, nickel, copper, zinc, cobalt, tin, concentrates/raw materials
  • Excellent communication, organisational and planning skills with high attention to detail
  • Familiar with handling shipping documentation (L/Cs), sales and purchase contracts as well as sound understanding of different trade and customs regulations incl. LME, SHFE, INCOTERMS 2020
  • Fluent in Mandarin and English
  • Located in Shanghai or willing to relocate

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