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Senior Bunker Trader

Job Reference: RS0485B

Job Title: Senior Bunker Trader

Location: Asia Pacific

Product: Oil

Role: Broker, 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 is working with a private limited company registered in Singapore trading crude oil, oil products and petrochemicals for export to the Asia Pacific Markets. This company is looking for a Senior Bunker Trader with management experience to lead the expansion of their Bunker Trading desk in Singapore.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Physical back-to-back trading of marine fuel throughout Asia, working with suppliers (refineries/oil majors) and customers (shipping companies/operators)
  • Manage the existing bunker team implementing suitable strategic development to increase company revenue
  • Monitor bunker pricing and market trends to forecast effective and profitable trading strategies to ensure increased company revenue while managing risk
  • Build on expanding new supplier connections to ensure competitive pricing of marine fuel
  • Focus on increasing and maintaining a strong client base
  • Work closely alongside existing Marine Fuel Oil and Middle Distillates Trading desks
  • Reports into the Deputy GM

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Degree qualified in Economics, Finance, Engineering Mathematics or Quantitative degree - Masters or Graduate degree preferred
  • 7+ years Professional trading experience in bunker/marine fuels markets (MGO, MFO, HFO, MDO, IFO etc.)
  • Must have in-depth knowledge of the APAC oil markets, knowledge and experience of other markets (GCC, Africa, Med) is a bonus
  • Established network of contacts in the aforementioned regions
  • Must have experience leading or managing a team, ideally within commodity trading
  • Experience in client communication, presentation of ideas, and business development.
  • Excellent written and oral presentation skills
  • The ideal candidate will have a knowledge of research and data analytics experience and the ability to build into a sophisticated presentation and key messages
  • Strong quantitative skills and advanced proficiency in statistics and Excel
  • Clear communications style to work with internal stakeholders, market participants, and executive management.
  • English language is a must, Mandarin highly valued

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.