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Job Reference: RS0998

Job Title: Trader

Location: Europe

Product: Softs & Agriculture

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 renowned international food trading company, looking to hire a Senior Trader to join the team in the Netherlands.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for expanding the trading portfolio within your target market, with a major focus on beef/pork/poultry/fish/veg/fruit/French fries/dairy
  • Maintain excellent relationships with relevant suppliers and customers – role requires for you to travel approx. 4 to 5 weeks a year and visit important trade fairs
  • Develop new product-market combinations and capitalise on new business development opportunities.
  • Directing and encouraging the purchasers / traders / product managers
  • Liaise effectively with the back-office team to ensure efficient trade transactions / logistical processes

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • 5+ years’ relevant commercial experience as a sales manager, purchasing manager or trader – preferably gained in food.
  • Demonstrate an affinity with products such as; beef/pork/poultry/fish/veg/fruit/French fries/dairy
  • Strong communication and organisational skills
  • Excellent command of Dutch and English, both orally and written, with a good command of the French language.
  • Located in the Netherlands / 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.