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Head of Hot-rolled Steel Products Trading, Hong Kong Reference: RS

Redstone Commodity Search
Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong
USD 100,000 - USD 125,000
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 metals trading house looking for a head of hot-rolled steel products trading to be based in Hong Kong.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

• Lead and manage the flat products steel trading platform for hot-rolled steel products

• Source steels from Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Vietnam and sell to clients in Asia

• Responsible for the trading strategy within Asia and for advising senior management in preparing the overall annual business plan

• Negotiate long-term business agreements with clients to meet the interests of the company and individual sales targets

• Reports into the Managing Director

Key Qualifications / Experience

• Current and excellent relationships with hot-rolled steel products producers/mills is a must

• 10+ years’ experience trading steels with a focus on hot-rolled products

• Strong understanding of the Asian steel market including trade practices, regulations, customer needs etc. and proven experience in sourcing from steel mills in Japan, Korea, Taiwan and / or Vietnam

• Fluency in English is a must and Mandarin skills would be a great advantage

• Located in Hong Kong or happy to relocate

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