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Base Metals Trader, Benelux

Job Reference: RS0276B

Job Title: Senior Base Metals Trader, Benelux

Location: Europe

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 a bulk materials trading company seeking a base metals trader to join their team covering Benelux.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • In charge of sourcing raw materials and selling product portfolio to the metals industries clients
  • Responsible for the profitability of product portfolio, managing and servicing new and existing accounts including monitoring risk, claims management and collections
  • Stay informed of market conditions and changes in order to identify and develop new business, customers, and new products to develop your book of business
  • Work closely with operations, risk and legal teams
  • Reports into Head of Trading

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • 10+ years’ experience trading base metals and/or ferroalloys (aluminium, nickel, zinc, tin, lead, copper, ferrosilicon, ferromanganese, ferrochrome etc.)
  • Strong negotiation skills and excellent understanding of logistics flow and shipping of bulk materials
  • Happy to travel to visit customers and suppliers in the target region, an existing network of contacts in the steel and construction industries is desirable
  • Fluency in German would be an advantage
  • Located in Benelux or happy to relocate

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.