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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Finance & Accounting
  • Languages
    English
  • Experience Required
    Entry
  • Degree Required
    Bachelor
    • Province
      Utrecht
    • Date Posted
      January 11,2022
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    Italian Speaking Trader

    Our Client is a leading Global organisation specialising in agricultural commodity trading.

    To further add to the European team, we are now looking for:

    Trader - Italian market

    Located near: Utrecht

    JOB SUMMARY

    We are looking for an enthusiastic new colleague with a broad scope of interests that is willing and able to support our current business;

    We are a young, ambitious and rapid growing company, active in the trading of bulk commodities in Europe. We have offices in Netherlands, Spain, Germany, Bulgaria and Romania and we are part of an international group, headquartered and stock exchange listed in Asia.

    We are now looking for a Commercial Assistant to become part of the European trading team based in the Netherlands. This team is responsible for building market position by identifying and developing business opportunities, new clients and negotiating and closing business deals.

    WHAT EXPOSURE CAN I LOOK FORWARD TO?

    • As a part of the Trading team, you will get to have hands on experience in all commercial and operational activities undertaken in Europe. Your focus will the be Itlay
    • You will be building market position by identifying and developing business opportunities, new clients and negotiating and closing business deals.
    • You will learn to understand the products, markets and the entire supply chain; from the European end consumer all the way back to storage, shipping, refining and origination.
    • You will also be interacting with various internal and external counterparts in order to understand the steps and information flow in the supply chain with the European distribution as a key focus.
    • You will be joining a team that is highly motivated, with much learning on the job and opportunity to learn about the Commodity trade.

    WHAT ARE MY MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES?

    • Understand the market for demand and collate information from various market sources on products imported into Europe; Map the market supply & demand, to identify areas where a competitive advantage exists, create prospects for potential clients and turn this into increased business using and building your professional network;
    • Assist to manage overall customer relationships at the operational level, adding value in stock and inventory advisory, assisting customers to monitor and forecast demand planning and troubleshooting;
    • Liaise with local and global trade execution teams and finance teams to ensure the accurate recording of sales, purchases, supply & demand and inventory stock levels;
    • Analyze and assist in improving efficiency in e.g. shipping economics, direct or indirect costs, storage capacity utilization, etc.

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    JOB REQUIREMENTS:

    EDUCATION

    • At least a Bachelor Degree in Business or equivalent with specialization in International Business, Finance or Economics.

    EXPERIENCE

    • Some relevant working experience in supply chain/logistics/transportation department. Better if having experience in commodities industry.

    LANGUANGE

    • Excellent English skills. Fluent Italian is a must.

    PERSONALITY TRAITS

    • Affinity and ambition to grow within the Commodity industry
    • At least a Bachelor Degree in Business or equivalent with specialization in International Business, Finance, Economics or Logistics
    • Proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint
    • A team player and independent thinker
    • Meticulous, accurate and hands-on person
    • Comfortable working in a multicultural team, and a dynamic and evolving environment
    • Ability to handle tight deadlines and work well under pressure
    • Self-driven and results-oriented
    • Customer-oriented with strong networking skills.
    • Good communication & interpersonal skills
    • Working experience in the Commodity industry would be highly preferred
    • Proactive and versatile.
    • Experience with SAP is a plus.
    • Willing to travel often.

    Reference ID: ITATRAD

    Job Types: Full-time, Contract

    Salary: €40,000.00 - €45,000.00 per year

    Schedule:

    • Monday to Friday

    Supplemental Pay:

    • Bonus pay
    • Commission pay

    Work Remotely:

    • Temporarily due to COVID-19
     
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