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Sourcing Manager (EU Market), Australia

Redstone Commodity Search
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
AUD 120,000
January 06, 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 trading house seeking an EU Dairy Sourcing Manager in their Australian office.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

• Purchase bulk dairy products from European producers for both domestic and export use and contribute to the overall corporate revenue growth plan for 2017/2018

• Support the team of commercial traders/sales in transactions by ensuring that trades are underpinned by physical availability of stock across the product classes

• Assist and support the international business development of new added value on-boards including to the food service range by maximising the manufacturer output to buyer requirement synchronisation of various dairy products including milks, powders, wet product and whey

• Development and execution of mid-long term market access strategy including long term strategic planning, involving in depth market analysis and reporting

• Reports into the Managing Director

Key Qualifications / Experience

• 5 years of experience in international commodity trading.

• Strong understanding of the global dairy space, specifically on sourcing/producers

• Strong financial and commercial skills; able to budget and analyse the relevant markets

• Strong knowledge of clients/producers/traders in the EU / Europe and experience in a sourcing/procurement or back to back trading role

• Located in Australia or happy to relocate

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