Steel Raw Materials Trader (Europe and MENA), Madrid

  • EUR 100,000
  • Madrid, Spain
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Redstone Commodity Search
  • 19 Nov 17 2017-11-19

Redstone Commodity Search are working with a bulk materials trading company looking to hire a raw materials trader covering the Europe and MENA regions to join their team in Madrid.

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Redstone Commodity Search are working with a bulk materials trading company looking to hire a raw materials trader covering the Europe and MENA regions to join their team in Madrid.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • In charge of expanding the company’s steel and construction industry client base within the Europe and MENA regions
  • Actively source raw materials and by-products from steel and power companies
  • Responsible for all areas of managing and servicing new and existing accounts including monitoring risk, claims management and collections
  • Investigate and develop new market opportunities, for example, within the European ground-granulated blast-furnace slag and fly ash markets
  • Reports into Head of Trading

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • At least 7 years’ experience trading raw materials (iron ore, coal, coke, scrap metal, limestone, slag, etc.), preferably within the steel industry
  • A good network of contacts in the steel and construction industries, ideally in Europe, Middle East and North Africa regions
  • Solid understanding of logistics and shipping of bulk materials
  • Languages in addition to English are desirable as well as prepared to travel internationally frequently
  • Located in Madrid or happy to relocate