Grains and Oilseeds Trader
Helen Wilson Recruitment
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
2d ago
source : Job Placements

Area : Eastern Cape based but to work from home

Start date : ASAP ahead of the harvest season April / May

Salary : R700K Neg per annum inclusive of medical and pension / provident fund plus discretionary bonus

Perks : Relocation assistance, plus petrol

Reporting structure : Head of Grains

Role output :

Responsible for the trading of physical grains and oilseeds and related derivative instruments, through procurement, merchandising, logistics, derivative trading and hedging, market analysis, customer relationships, risk management, position management and strategy implementation of the department.

Furthermore, ensures profitability of the department through all actions and ensuring growth in market share.

Responsibilities :

  • Trading of Derivatives off the back of Physical trades
  • Perform Market Analysis
  • Procurement and Merchandising to end consumers
  • Manage the position and grain book
  • Manage Contract Execution and logistics of existing and new contracts
  • Trading of Derivatives
  • Manage the performance of the Business unit / division
  • Ensure compliance with relevant legislation
  • Manage risks
  • Execute departmental strategic plans
  • Innovate / renew business and processes
  • Manage the Business unit / division budget
  • Manage assets
  • Ensure controls are in place
  • Report on financial matters
  • Establish and manage relationships with key stakeholders
  • Manage client services
  • Ensure competitive products and services
  • Requirements

  • Fluent in Afrikaans Essential
  • Advanced Diploma / BTech Degree / Bachelor''s Degree
  • Must have agri commodity trading experience 2-4 years minimum
  • Ability to work independently without supervision but with admin support from head office
  • Registered Persons Examination to trade Agricultural derivatives on the JSE
  • Code 8 Drivers license and own car
  • If you have not received any feedback from us within 5 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.

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