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Base Metals Trade Policy Counsel, Brussels

Company:
Redstone Commodity Search
Location:
Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
Salary:
EUR 40,000 - EUR 80,000
Posted:
December 08, 2016
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 a leading metals group seeking a European base metals trade policy counsel in Brussels, Belgium.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

• Responsible for protecting the company’s interests in Europe by actively engaging with the European Commission, the World Trade Organisation (WTO), the World Customs Organisation (WCO) and other related organisations, institutions and associations

• Prevent or push trade policies regarding market protection measures including anti-dumping cases, tariff and non-tariff barriers etc.

• Liaise with external advisors and foreign lobbyists to suggest actions against trade defence instruments and engage in creating the company’s lobbying strategy

• Stay informed about European custom and trade trials within the metals industry as well as related commodity markets

• Reports into the Global Special Projects Director

Key Qualifications / Experience

• 4+ years’ experience in trade policy counselling for the metals industry (base metals or steel)

• It is required to have work experience at a metals producer or at a relevant European institution / association (WTO, WCO, EU Commission, Eurofer, European Aluminium, European Copper Institute etc.)

• Fluency in English and in French is a must, any additional language is a plus

• Excellent understanding of trade defence instruments and general trade economics

• Located in Brussels or happy to relocate

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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.