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Ferroalloy Trader, Switzerland

Job Reference: RS0843A

Job Title: Ferroalloy Trader, Switzerland

Location: Europe

Product: Metals

Role: Trading

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Redstone Commodity Search are working with a metals trading company seeking a ferroalloys trader to join their office in Bern.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • In charge of running the ferroalloys trading book, taking full responsibility for P&L, hitting targets and developing trading strategy
  • Responsible for arranging logistics and shipping documentations for physical trades
  • Use market intelligence and analysis to identify new clients and business opportunities
  • Carry out and contribute to improving hedging activities to mitigate risk
  • Reports into the Head of Trading

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience physically trading ferroalloys, base or minor metals (aluminium, aluminium alloys, copper, nickel, lead, zinc, antimony, arsenic, beryllium, cerium, chromium, cobalt, lithium, magnesium, manganese, tungsten, titanium, rhodium etc.)
  • Existing relationships with ferroalloy producers would be an advantage
  • Strong knowledge of the European and international ferroalloys markets
  • Previous experience in supply chain management, logistics and shipping documentation
  • Located in or eligible to work in Switzerland


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.