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Head of Trading – Global Billets Business – Steel Trading – Commodities

  • Asia
  • Posted 436 days ago
  • Reputable MNC Commodity Firm with Global Outreach
  • Exposure to multi commodity products
  • Dynamic Role with growth potential

The Position;

Our client is a well-respected multinational trading house with global offices. They are seeking well rounded and seasoned carbon steel trader with a background in physical and futures trading to join their team. This role will be to specifically head up their global billets trading unit and manage all sales and operations with direct p&l accountability. This role will be very hands-on with expectations to deliver an end-to-end procurement and sales strategy for the company. The opening would be ideal for someone with a background working the metallurgical industries particularly carbon steel products is preferred and has held the position of head trader of a global book.

The Requirements;

  • At least 15+ years of experience in billets, ferrous steel or carbon steel products
  • Professional qualifications holding a degree or other relevant experience
  • Proven ability to build physical trading businesses and scale up globally
  • Has managed teams and scaled in size across different locations and geographical regions
  • Consistent track record and positive P&L contribution
  • Successful in managing and leading teams across different geographies
  • Experience with conducting business development trips in ASEAN and China, proficiency in language capability in this region would be beneficial
  • Excellent communication, stakeholder management skills and strong leadership qualities