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Senior Coal Trader, Dubai/Asia

Job Reference: RS0347B

Job Title: Senior Coal Trader, Dubai/Asia

Location: Asia Pacific, Middle East

Product: Energy

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 growing and ambitious trading company looking to add a senior coal trader to head up their physical coal division.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Heading the physical coal trading desk and managing the team currently in place
  • Responsible for international trading of Coking coal into India and Southeast Asian markets
  • Identifying and building relationships with new suppliers and customers (steel mills) to help grow the coal trading portfolio internationally
  • Budget forecasting and setting up annual trading targets to be met or exceeded
  • Monitoring market activities to conduct analysis of the global coal markets, such as supply and demand, competitors and trends

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Ten plus years of experience in coal trading, including technical understanding
  • Can bring a transferable book of business
  • Strong network with leading producers of coal and within the steel producing industry
  • Full proficiency in English, and knowledge of other languages as a benefit
  • Willing to be based across the Middle East/Asia

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.