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Trade Operations Specialist (Grains)

Job Reference: RS0488B

Job Title: Trade Operations Specialist (Grains)

Location: Middle East

Product: Softs & Agriculture

Role: Operations & Logistics

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 commodities trading group seeking a Trade Operations Specialist for their grains desk in Dubai.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for managing the daily operations and documentation for bulk shipments of grains (wheat and corn), including vessel nominations, contractual transactions and documentation
  • Negotiating letters of credit and preparing, verifying, and issuing shipping documents and sales and purchase contracts
  • Arranging insurance of shipments and following up on claims
  • Managing relationships with banks, financial brokers, suppliers, buyers and 3rd party service providers
  • Reports into Head of Grain Operations

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Prior experience in a trade execution or operations position with a commodity trading company
  • Candidate must have experience handling trade operations for bulk grain shipments (wheat and corn)
  • Experience with Black Sea grain trade flow would be preferred
  • Fluent in English and Russian (bilingual)
  • Candidate must be based in Dubai (or willing to relocate to Dubai)

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.