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Job Description

If you are a driven individual with a passion for trading and a strong track record of success in crude oil and petroleum products trading, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

A leading Japanese commodity trading house with expertise in crude oil and petroleum products trading is currently seeking an experienced Trader or Junior Trader to join their team.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Devise and execute hedging plans to manage price risk exposure.
  • Identify trading opportunities and execute transactions of physical cargoes within credit and exposure limits with registered counterparties.
  • Structure new trading schemes independently within the company policy.
  • Work closely with operations to manage trading/operation matters (including shipping).
  • Develop and maintain relationships with existing and potential counterparties.
  • Monitor market conditions and keep up-to-date with industry news and trends.
  • Provide regular reports to management on trading activities, including profit and loss, risk exposure, and market trends.
  • Comply with all relevant laws and regulations, including those related to commodities trading.

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business, or related field.
  • Min 2 years of experience in crude oil and petroleum products trading.
  • Strong understanding of financial markets and trading strategies.
  • Experience in devising and executing hedging plans to manage price risk exposure.
  • Proven track record in local crude oil market.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.