Commodity Trader (Food)

Lancaster

Ref: 765TR1

Company Profile

Our client is a well-established Commodity Trader

Responsibilities

Commodity Trader (Food)
Salary: up to £55,000 pa Depending on experience + Generous profit share
Location: Lancaster
Ref: 765TR1


Main duties:
As a key member of the international sales & purchasing team (food division), you will be directly responsible for a portfolio of suppliers and customers throughout the world


The Role:
- Responsible for buying and selling food commodities
- Negotiating prices & maintaining relationships with suppliers and customers
- Arrange / control transport and logistics operations for international orders
- Contribute to generating income & control risks by performing standard trading work
- Liaise with logistics team regarding shipment & documentation
- Develop relationships with existing and new customers and management of sales
- Establishing commercial relationships with suppliers and customers across the world

Candidate's Profile

- Fluent in English (oral & written)
- Additional languages advantageous
- Confident, outgoing with good numeracy skills
- Background in logistics or Export is desirable
- Able to work under pressure and independently.
- Strong networking and interpersonal skills.

Salary

Up to £55,000 pa Depending on experience + Generous profit share

Keywords

Sales, Business development manager, Sales Executive, Business developer, Area sales, Sales administration, Fluent in French, Fluent in Italian, Fluent in Spanish, fluent in Chinese, fluent in Cantonese, Asia, Customer Service, Customer Care, Logistics, Order processing, Shipping, Credit Control, Stock Control, Export, inside Sales, Import, Purchasing, Commodity Trading, Agriculture, Fruit, coffee, tea, oils, fat, spices, cereals, legumes, seafood, fish herbs, nuts, seeds, meat, poultry. Freight

Status

Live


Salary

Up to 55,000 pa


Reference

765TR1


Location

Lancaster


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