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Base Metals Trader

Job Reference: RS1307

Job Title: Base Metals Trader

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 US base metals trading house looking to hire a Base Metals Trader to join the commercial team.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Manage base metal trading within European and/or Middle Eastern markets and explore opportunities to develop new business
  • Able to immediately leverage on existing relationships with both producers and customers in the area
  • Maintain a detailed and current knowledge of customer requirements, competitor activity, market activity, customer and supplier performance
  • Develop customer third party relationships to ensure maximum opportunities for profit and sales
  • Reports into MD for Europe

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Strong, pre-existing network of connections within the Base Metals market in Europe and/or Middle East
  • Strong understanding of refined/scrap base metals products
  • Demonstrate strong judgement, business acumen and self-motivation to grow a dynamic business
  • Minimum 3 years within base metals trading
  • Based in Geneva


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 or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.