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Crude Oil Trader

Job Reference: RS0495B

Job Title: Crude Oil Trader

Location: US & Canada

Product: Energy, Oil

Role: Sales, 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 North American trading house looking to hire a senior crude oil trader to strengthen their international coverage.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Build and maintain a physical trading book for crude oil, sourcing from the USA and exporting internationally (Asia, Europe, Middle East, Africa etc.)
  • Utilize hedging strategies to manage risk/physical exposure and optimise on trading positions
  • Develop strong relationships with refineries and producers within the USA
  • Perform regular market analysis to develop existing and create new trading channels
  • Role reports into VP of Trading

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • A minimum of 6 years’ experience trading physical crude oil internationally
  • Strong understanding of export logistics and operations for oil products
  • Transferable clients within in Asia, Europe and the Middle East is advantageous
  • Profitable proven trading and Pnl record within the US, European, Middle East African or Asian crude markets
  • Located in Houston, TX

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.