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Plastic / Petrochemical Trader

Job Reference: RS1425

Job Title: Plastic / Petrochemical Trader

Location: Europe

Product: Softs & Agriculture

Role: Sales, 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 International Trading House looking to hire a Plastic / Petrochemical Trader to join the team in London.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for managing trading contracts from initial contact to conclusion and has overall responsibility for every commercial aspect of the trading relationship.
  • Inform and advise the line manager of potential opportunities to ensure that the sectors strategy and forecasts are achieved.
  • Work closely with other departments such as sales support, logistics, accounts, trading office to make sure that overall group goals are met.
  • Inform the business by acquiring knowledge and expertise in the relevant geographies and products.
  • Reports to the Head of Packaging Raw Materials.

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • 3 – 5 years’ experience within a trading house working with plastic and / or petrochemicals.
  • Experience delivering profitable results in the UK, Middle East & African markets.
  • Familiar with the contract management SAP system for generating sales, purchase orders, maintaining the customer database and shipment summary spreadsheets.
  • Fluency in English / any additional language is a bonus
  • To be located / relocated in London

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.