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Ethanol Trader

Job Reference: RS0897

Job Title: Ethanol Trader

Location: US & Canada

Product: Energy, Oil, Softs & Agriculture

Role: Broker, 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 leading Energy Brokerage firm looking to bring on board an Ethanol Broker to their team in Chicago.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for supporting the execution of the trade by liaising with the clients, brokers and market participants.
  • Analysing the current market trends to develop relevant reports to keep clients up to date with appropriate market information.
  • Supporting senior brokers with executing the daily ad hoc activities such as drafting contracts and preparing renewal documents.
  • Cold calling clients to further increase the company’s portfolio within the Ethanol space.
  • Report to the Head of Ethanol Desk

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • At least 2 years’ experience with a commercial background (trading, sales, brokering)
  • Working knowledge of futures, options and swaps contracts
  • Excellent knowledge of the Energy space within the US, particularly with Ethanol, Gasoline, Feedstocks, Corn, Sorghum, barley, sugar cane, sugar beets etc.
  • Proven track record of successfully expanding sales revenue/generating new business
  • Located in Chicago.

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