Country Manager (Metals), Shanghai

  • Competitive
  • Shanghai, Shanghai Shi, China
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Redstone Commodity Search
  • 08 Dec 17 2017-12-08

Redstone Commodity Search are working with an international metals trading company looking to hire someone in Shanghai to oversee the company’s business in the Chinese market.

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 metals trading company looking to hire someone in Shanghai to oversee the company’s business in the Chinese market.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for overseeing all metals trading operations within the Chinese market including supply chain management, procurement, logistics etc.
  • Meet with and develop relationships with key clients and directly manage M&A/Joint Venture opportunities to expand the business throughout China/Asia
  • In charge of projects and government engagement, while providing leadership to the group businesses in China commercially
  • Use financial instruments to manage a level of risk which maximises profits and mitigates potential negative market effects
  • In charge of the day to day management of country team including monitoring performance, setting targets, and training

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Background in M&A with strong record of increasing business growth
  • Previous experience in commodity trading (ideally metals) with experience of leading a team is an advantage
  • Excellent knowledge of the complexities of the Chinese market
  • Must be fluent in Mandarin
  • Located in China or happy to relocate