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Fats and Oils Desk Head

Job Reference: RS1105

Job Title: Fats and Oils Desk Head

Location: US & Canada

Product: Energy, Softs & Agriculture

Role: Risk Management, 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 an American renewable energy / ethanol trading company looking to hire a fats and oils trader to set up a new desk.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Being a Managing Director focused on building and maintaining market relationships with customers, producers and transportation partners
  • Analysis of the market to optimize production and execution of recommendations to expand business lines
  • Manage and support supply chain manager / business partner(s) as well as designing and implementing proprietary trading strategies
  • Develop company infrastructure and strategy to secure market advantages across physical and derivative markets including securing arbitrage opportunities
  • Role reports into CEO

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Extensive experience in the fats and oils/ biofuel space with a transferrable book and strong understanding of the market
  • Profitable background proprietary trading and managing the risk around the physical product is also required
  • Prior management experience with setting up a new desk within fats & oils trading is preferable
  • Experienced in developing and implementing strong supply chains
  • Located in Tennessee 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.