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Base Metal Trader, Dubai

Job Reference: RS0997A

Job Title: Base Metal Trader, Dubai

Location: Middle East

Product: Metals

Role: Trading

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 metals company seeking a base metal trader to help expand their operations in Dubai.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for trading physical lead, zinc, nickel, tin, aluminium, copper, sourcing in the Middle Eastern markets and selling into India
  • Focus on building relationships with customers and end users to support increasing the company’s market share in India and other target markets
  • Stay informed of changes and trends in the base metals markets in India and the Middle East in order to identify new business opportunities and mitigate risk
  • Work closely with operations and logistics teams to ensure a timely and smooth supply chain
  • Reports into the Head of Trading

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • 3 to 5 years’ experience trading physical base metals ideally in copper and aluminium
  • Excellent knowledge of the base metals markets (aluminium, copper, nickel, lead, zinc, tin, etc.)
  • Previous experience trading in the Middle Eastern and Indian markets would be an advantage
  • Good understanding of derivatives contracts and risk management strategies is a plus
  • Located in or willing to relocate to Dubai

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 or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.