TRADER

FULLTIME (40 HOURS/WEEK) - ASIA PACIFIC, AUSTRALIA, CHINA, SINGAPORE, INDONESIA

The Interfood Group is a leading global dairy trading company (milk powders, butter, cheese, dairy blends etc.).The Group consists of 16 offices in all continents with over 300 employees. Interfood's accounts are dairy producers and processors, government institutions and importers / distributors all over the globe. Interfood's success is founded in its pro-active & service oriented market approach, its global presence and its extensive market and product knowledge and its strive for excellence, 

To sustain and further grow our success of our Asia Pacific offices, we are looking for a Trader. 

 
 

Job description
Tasks/Responsibilities

  • Issuing trade offers and purchase and sales of dairy products in the assigned market areas.

  • Maintaining existing customer and supplier relationships and developing new business opportunities.

  • Drafting of purchase and sales contracts and resolving any commercial related problems.

  • Applying for credit limits with credit insurance companies and optimizing purchase and sales.

  • Participating in weekly traders meeting and supervision and guidance of Junior Traders.

  • Visiting customers and suppliers in the assigned market areas and attending international trade fairs.

  • Following up on the position policy and managing transfer of information to the logistics coordinator.

  • Assessment of value of financial and commercial risks and pro-actively act on it, being able to hedge currencies.

  • Identify and track market and product developments and periodically report to the management.

  • Trading of dairy products and entering in the related financial obligations, in accordance with the policies.


Profile
Education/Skills

  • You have a bachelor degree from a finance or business educational study.

  • You have a minimum of three years of Commercial Dairy experience in an international working environment.

  • You have excellent language skills in English and 1 additional foreign language is an advantage.

  • You are able to work independently and you have a pro-active attitude.

  • You have excellent communication and social skills, you are persuasive and enthusiastic about

    your profession.

 Personal Competencies

  • Ambitious, competitive and determined

  • Confident and able to negotiate

  • Numerical skilled and results oriented

  • Excellent communicator with commercial focus

  • Knowledge of Incoterms and payment terms

  • Team player

 
 

Interfood offers
A very dynamic and independent responsibility within a pleasant informal working environment in an enthusiastic and committed team. Interfood is a financially healthy organization with an excellent reputation in the world and offers a good salary and good secondary benefits.

Are you interested in this vacancy? Please send your application letter and CV to jwong@interfood.com.

 

Would you like to know more about the life of a Junior Trader? Read the interview with Billy Lou, Junior Trader at Interfood BV.

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