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Traffic Contract Assistant, Switzerland

Redstone Commodity Search
Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
CHF 80,000 - CHF 120,000
February 20, 2017

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 leading metals group seeking a sales contract assistant in Switzerland.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

• Responsible for the execution of sales contracts for the Turkish market

• Manage purchase processes and place orders, confirm accurate invoicing, billing and payments, check freight quality and quantity of shipments as well as perform cost audits

• Ensure timely and precise freight deliveries while maintaining high communication with the logistics companies and customers

• Coordinate and manage all warehouse related tasks including inventory checks and management of deliveries to the warehouses, communication with warehouse staff etc.

• Reports into the Sales Manager and Logistics and Shipping Director

Key Qualifications / Experience

• Fluency in Turkish and English is a must

• 3+ years’ experience in handling shipping and traffic documentation and contract execution with a focus on the Turkish market

• Excellent knowledge of traffic scheduling, international trade operations, INCOTERMS 2010, SAP ERP, and MS Excel

• Very good understanding of letters of credit (L/C), trade finance, competition law, and hedging related to the LME

• Located in Switzerland / happy to relocate

For all positions based in Switzerland, Redstone Commodity Search ltd works with their licensed Swiss partner Accurity GmbH. All candidate applications are handled in accordance with Swiss law.

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