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Petrochemicals / Plastics Trader

Job Reference: RS0786

Job Title: Petrochemicals / Plastics Trader

Location: Europe

Product: Energy, Oil

Role: 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 small oil trading house based in Barcelona, who are looking to diversify their portfolio and expand into the petrochemicals / plastics markets.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • You will be responsible for building, developing and running a physical trading portfolio across petrochemical / plastics products
  • Run the portfolio on a back to back trading basis
  • Run the full commercial side of the business with some support from the financial and operations team for middle and back office procedures.
  • Have a hunter mentality to develop business while maintaining strong relationships with existing the existing client base
  • Role reports in to the Managing Director

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Minimum 6 years’ experience a physical trader covering petrochemical and or plastics.
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and self-starter with the ability to run the commercial side of the business independently.
  • A transferable book of business within the Petchem / plastic space is mandatory. Strong PnL track record with minimal risk exposure
  • Strong analytical and negotiation skills to identify gaps / trends and maximize profits.
  • Located in Spain or willing to relocate. Working from a home office could also be an option.

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.