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FFA/Iron Ore Broker, Singapore

Job Reference: RS0914A

Job Title: FFA/Iron Ore Broker, Singapore

Location: Asia Pacific

Product: Shipping

Role: Broker

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 shipbroker seeking an FFA/iron ore broker to join their Singaporean office.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Broke iron ore/FFA (Forward Freight Agreements) for hedging and speculative books for a range of corporate clients
  • Identify market risks and broker iron ore/FFA risk management solutions and services from a trading standpoint to assist clients in both ongoing relationships as well as on boarding new corporates
  • Advise on speculative and hedging strategy for clients covering shipping, logistics, freight and investment houses/banks
  • Work with the wider desks covering dry/wet freight, freight derivatives and broker teams
  • Reports into the Head of Freight Derivatives

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • At least 3 years’ experience in a Futures/Forwards brokerage role (ideally dry freight products)
  • Strong understanding of the marine and shipping industries with experience across a range of ship sizes including handysize panamax and supramax
  • Fluency in Mandarin is beneficial
  • Understanding of risk management, hedging tools and freight as well as the ability to work in a front office, sales focused role
  • Located in Singapore or happy to relocate


The successful candidate will be due to start in spring 2018.

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.