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Managing Director (Grains & Oilseeds), Peru

Redstone Commodity Search
Lima, Lima, Peru
USD 90,000 - USD 150,000
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 an international agricultural trading company seeking a Managing Director for their office in Peru.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

•In charge of the physical trading operations in Peru for grains and oilseeds; manage all assets and establish the procurement line for the mills as well as oversee all trading and logistics activities

•Management and development of front, middle and back office staff; leading, managing, motivating, hiring, training etc.

•Create business plans and manage company budget while meeting shareholders’ expectation and grow international business

•Maintain an excellent understanding of the international market and advise shareholders on profitable investment opportunities

•Reports into the shareholders

Key Qualifications / Experience

•10+ years’ experience in trading physical agricultural products (preferably wheat, corn and / or soybeans) and experience in hedging

•Background in overseeing operations from procurement, trading, hedging to shipping and logistics as well as basic understanding of financial statements preferred

•Excellent knowledge of the international grains and oilseeds markets

•Fluency in English and Spanish as well as eligibility for an US travel visa is required

•Located in Peru / happy to relocate

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