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Derivatives Coal Trader, Singapore

Job Reference: RS0852A

Job Title: Derivatives Coal Trader, Singapore

Location: Asia Pacific

Product: Energy, Shipping

Role: Trading

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Redstone Commodity Search are working with an international mining and power company seeking a derivatives coal trader to join their team in Singapore.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for financial trading of met/thermal coal across South East Asian markets
  • Develop and execute effective hedging strategies from a complex physical book
  • Build up and manage a strong met/thermal coal portfolio
  • Hit VaR based profit targets and maintain a successful PnL track record
  • Reports into Head of Coal Trading

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • At least 3 years’ derivative trading experience with a focus on coal (met/coking/thermal etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of the continental Asian energy markets
  • Strong track record of positive PnL
  • Experienced in the relationship between physical and derivative paper markets and optimise this relationship to gain an advantage
  • Located in Singapore/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.