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Steel Wire Rod/Tube Trader, Texas

Job Reference: RS0937A

Job Title: Steel Wire Rod/Tube Trader, Texas

Location: US & Canada

Product: Metals

Role: Trading

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Redstone Commodity Search are working with a metals company seeking a steel trader focused on wire rod and tubes to join their Houston office.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for trading steel wire rod and tubes (carbon/stainless/galvanised etc.) in the domestic US and international markets
  • Establish and maintain relationships with steel producers, suppliers, wholesalers and buyers to develop a profitable trading book
  • Stay informed of changes and trends in the global steel markets to identify and develop new opportunities for the wire rod and tubes business
  • Liaise regularly with the operations and logistics teams to ensure a smooth supply chain
  • Reports into the Head of Steel Trading

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • At least 5 years’ experience trading steel, ideally wire rod and tube products
  • Excellent knowledge of the international steel markets and key players in different markets
  • Positive track record of trading and marketing steel as well as excellent understanding of supply chain management and shipping of bulk materials
  • US citizen/eligible to work in the United States
  • Located in Texas or happy to relocate

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.