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Operations Specialist, Switzerland

Company:
Redstone Commodity Search
Location:
Geneva, GE, Switzerland
Salary:
CHF 70,000 - 100,000
Posted:
February 20, 2017
Description:

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 brokerage firm which specializes in grain products and is seeking an Operations Specialist.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

• Implement commodity flow processes for a diverse client base in agricultural commodities including oilseeds and vegetable oils

• Negotiation and drafting of Letters of Credit, bank transfers and related trade documentation

• Executing logistical operations for the company from locations of origination in the CIS region to the Mediterranean/Middle Easter/North African consumers

• Report on developments in the market, line up necessary paperwork for trade execution such as Letters of Credit

• Role reports to the Desk Manager

Key Qualifications / Experience

• 5 years’ experience in a similar position with a commodity trading house or a shipping company

• Knowledge of oilseeds and vegetable oils would be beneficial

• Excellent knowledge of Letters of Credit and trade finance documentation

• Must speak English, fluency in French is an advantage

• Willing to relocate to/within Switzerland

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.

Keywords: commodity, commodities, Grain, Oilseeds, agri, agricultural, Oils, Vegetable oils, oilseeds, execution, operations, logistics, Physical, Switzerland, Europe, Letters of Credit, Redstone Commodity Search, Soya, rapeseed, canola, RS0416A

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 commodities@redstonesearch.com or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.