Posted 19 April 2023
Salary Flexible Depending on Experience
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEnergy Supply & Trading
Contact NameTom Brookes

Job description

The Client:

 The Green Recruitment Company are working alongside a global trading and investment company with a diversified business portfolio that spans approximately 63 countries and regions in Asia, Europe, North, Central & South America, The Middle East, Africa and Oceania.

The Energy Trading arm of the business of has been expanding trading activity in Europe, the Middle East and Africa region and established its branch in London in February 2019.


The Role:

 The Crude Oil Trader is responsible to the Chief Operating Officer (Crude/Petroleum products) for achieving the target profit of the respective book business plan through, including but not limited to:


  • Strategising a sustainable business flow/ profit model

  • Create clients’ network and proceed marketing activities to support strategy

  • Executing/ trading the strategy of the respective commodities (both physical and paper swap)

  • Analysing arbitrage trading flow and materialising trades by communicating with oversea offices (Singapore/Houston)

  • Adequate risk management (price and credit) and speculation

  • Acts as a resource to other Team Leader/ Senior strategist in the area of the person’s expertise (ad hoc basis)


The Individual:


  • Minimum 5 years crude oil and/ or petroleum market experience in trading role

  • Ability to dynamic environment

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to communicate with international team members

  • Numeracy and the ability to develop an analytical approach to solving problems

  • Effective negotiating skills and ability to analyse and make decisions

  • Ability to handle multiple priorities