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Senior Grain & Feed Trader, Chicago

Redstone Commodity Search
Chicago, Illinois, United States
USD 100,000-130,000
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, Hedgefunds, 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 agricultural trading house looking for a senior trader for their Chicago office.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

•Responsible for procurement and sales of US origin soybean, corn and feed/meal to Asian customer base

•Responsible for developing the company’s container grains business, including DDGs (Distiller's dried grains with solubles) and soybean/oilseed meal

•Responsible for active business development and developing new relationships with US suppliers

•Taking charge of establishing forward thinking strategies for the further development of US container business and capitalising on opportunities for profitable trade

•Role reports to the CFO

Key Qualifications / Experience

•10+ years’ experience in US grain and meal trading

•Excellent knowledge of and track record with container shipments

•Excellent relationships with US suppliers for grain, corn, oilseeds, and feed/meal

•Good operational and logistical knowledge

•Based in Chicago (Happy to relocate)

Keywords: grain, agri, agricultural, commodity, commodities, trading, purchasing, procurement, physical, oilseeds, soybean, meal, feed, corn, DDGs, CGM, USA, United States, Chicago, Redstone Commodity Search, RS0256A

If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.