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Head of Execution

Job Reference: RS0992

Job Title: Head of Execution

Location: Europe

Product: Softs & Agriculture

Role: Operations & Logistics

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 major trading house looking to hire a Head of Execution to join their team in Antwerp, Belgium.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for managing the operations and logistics for the Antwerp Office, ensuring efficient trade execution
  • Negotiable freight rates to ensure best possible prices for the company
  • Work closely with the trading team to execute trade deals in a timely and cost-effective manner
  • Ensure that contracts are in accordance with the Company's Code of Conduct and that contract execution is handled efficiently
  • Perform a monthly risk assessment of the company's entire supply chain.

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • At least 5 years of experience in a logistics/operations/trade execution role, with experience in warehouse operations, freight management, risk and compliance procedures in the commodity space (agriculture, metals, grain, fertilizer, coffee, sugar, steel, copper, ferrous, non-ferrous, cocoa, cotton, rice etc)
  • 1-2 years of managerial experience is a bonus
  • Excellent communication skills is vital
  • Must be fluent in English (other languages are an asset)
  • Located in Belgium 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.