Your position in the field
Within this organization, as a practiced and skillful Commodity Trader you will focus on the daily dairy trade. Specific product groups like (inter)national cheeses and butters for industrial processors become your target. You are the kingpin between purchase, sales and logistics. Your inner entrepreneur makes sure you become the face of the organization in a proactive way. In other words, you will be the goalscoring striker, that sees chances and takes them without hesitation.
Tasks belonging to this striker position, are amongst others:
- Purchase and sales of cheese and butter for industrial processors;
- Manage existing client relationships;
- Actively visiting customers and suppliers, both nationally as internationally (25%), with a lot of freedom to manage your own travels;
- Identify key developments in the market and respond to these developments;
- Budgeting and planning;
- Make sure logistics suit the specific processes regarding deliveries (just in time delivery);
- Manage purchase and sales contracts.
A challenging and dynamic position, within a professional and ambitious team, in which a lot of attention is paid to each other with a lot of humor. Are you the Senior Commodity Trader we are looking for?! Do not forget to apply soon!
- Bachelor or Master degree;
- Sufficient language proficiency in French and English (Dutch is a pré);
- Affinity with France and other French speaking countries;
- A minimum of 5 years of working experience within trade (including 3 years in commodities, any experience with dairy is a pré);
- Target driven and willing to score;
- Accurate, teamplayer, flexible, willing to travel, independent, commercial and the eagerness to win.
Our client is a renowned player in the field of global dairy trading, with an unique vision regarding service. Thanks to their unique service, they do know how to distinguish themselves within this specific market. Therefore, over the last 10 years they have become a prominent partner for a variety of appealing suppliers and customers worldwide. Within this organization, the ‘dairy’ DNA flows through it’s veins, which causes a real passion for products like different cheeses and butter for the industrial processor. There is an professional but informal atmosphere, with room for the development of each individual within the organization. By means of the open atmosphere in the fully new and restyled building they are situated in, the different departments are connected, which influences a well-running workflow that enables fast decision making and less room for hierarchy. Teamplay is key to this organizations, moreover it is essential for the just in time delivery service they guarantee towards customers. Within this ambitious organization, an energetic growth takes place at the trade department, due to the plenty chances that occur within the market to gain a larger market share.
Consequently, we are actively searching for an experienced senior Commodity Trader to strengthen the trade department. A true professional who has already proven him/herself within the market and wants to share his/her knowledge with this club. Are you the senior Commodity Trader who is, together with the team, growing further and develop the organization? Read down below and apply!
Conditions of the player' contract
- A fairly well base salary with a challenging extra bonus structure;
- An indefinite contract;
- Company car;
- Laptop (also usable for private purposes);
- Mobile phone (also usable for private purposes);
- Taken care of pension scheme;
- 25 holidays;
- Free use of the gym facilities;
- A daily prepared free lunch;
- The possibility to work from home;
- On top of all, a pleasant, informal working atmosphere within an ambitious organizations that is really developing the right way!