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Steel Trader, North African Markets

Job Reference: RS0462B
 

Job Title: Steel Trader, North African Markets

Location: Africa, Europe, Middle East

Product: Metals

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 an international steel trading and distribution company looking for a steel trader (Long/ Flat products) to join their team in the UK, to build and develop trading lines into the North African market.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for business development and trading steel products (flat/ long) into the North African markets (Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, South Sudan, Sudan, Tunisia, Western Sahara)
  • Manage entire supply chain from source to delivery for the various product lines as per contract including: slabs, rolled coil, coated steel, tin plate, billets, blooms, rebars
  • Recognising and on-boarding new customers and managing their processes to ensure smooth delivery of volume & margin targets based on a monthly/quarterly/ annual targets
  • Monitoring market activities and contract performance
  • Reports into the Global Trading Director

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Between 3 – 5 years’ experience trading steel products into the North African markets (Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, South Sudan, Sudan, Tunisia, Western Sahara)
  • Experience focusing on flat/ long steel products (billets, merchant bars, tubes/pipes, structural sections, reinforcing bars, wire rods, HRC, CRC, slabs, plates, pre-painted, galvanised etc.)
  • A transferable book of business within the North African markets as necessary (Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, South Sudan, Sudan, Tunisia, Western Sahara)
  • Fluency in English and French as essential, Arabic as a benefit
  • Located in the UK (happy to relocate from Europe)

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 maya@redstonesearch.com or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.