[Company / Industry] Global commodities and advanced materials / Distribution and Logistics
[Position] Trader & Originator
[Reporting Line] Head of Trades, AP
[Employment Type] TBD
[Location] Korea (Home-Office based)
[Consultant in charge] Simon S. Kim
Global leader in the sourcing, transportation, storage, trading and distribution of commodities and advanced materials for a broad range of industry sectors. The Company has operations in 11 countries and over $1B USD in annual sales.
The Company is currently seeking a Trader and Originator, Fats & Oils located in Korea. An experienced feedstock trader/originator with expertise in the sourcing and aggregating used cooking oil (UCO) and animal fats - including Poultry Fat, Beef Tallow, Pork Fat, Fish Oils, etc. The feedstock traded will be used to produce Biodiesel and Renewable Diesel Fuel (HVO).
The originator will join our expanding global biofuel feedstock trading desk with traders and originators based in Europe, the Middle East, and North America. This position will be home-office based in Korea.
Developing new trading opportunities and supply/origination sources
Working closely with the Biofuel Feedstock Trading Team, and the biodiesel trading teams in North America and Europe.
Collaborating with the Company's Risk and Senior Management teams.
Cultivating and maintaining relationships with suppliers and end users.
Collaborating closely with the operations and logistics team to ensure smooth and timely trades.
Monitoring market trends to capitalize on trading opportunities.
Proven track record of originating/trading in the animal fats and/or Used Cooking Oil sector.
Strong existing network of relevant contacts in the Fats and Oils industry including producers, rendering facilities, and aggregators/collectors.
Ability to effectively collaborate with team members on a remote basis.
Ability to speak and write effectively and professionally in the English Language.