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Trader (Hybrid- Coral Gables, FL)

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Job ID 215988 Date posted 06/24/2022 Location : Coral Gables, Florida

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 155,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s agricultural supply chain business, where we seamlessly connect farming customers with food, feed and industry.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Trader, will be a trading domain specialist and conduct face to face and remote selling to both new and existing customers. In this role, you will independently generate income and control risks by performing more complex trading work, with a higher risk tolerance.

Key Accountabilities

  • Apply a deep comprehension of trading practices and procedures to develop and execute the long term trading strategies and books for a specific commodity, market or customer based on speculative and hedged positions.

  • Monitor our team's profit and loss on a daily, weekly and monthly basis.

  • Independently handle and monitor higher trading positions and exposures.

  • Work with strategic brokers, customers and agents, as needed, to manage and monitor higher risk trading positions.

  • Other duties as assigned

  • Provide expert thought leadership in your field and work with limited direction, using additional research and interpretation to identify issues or problems. You may provide direction to supporting team members and be a strategic contributor.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience

  • Minimum of six years of related work experience

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum of five years of commodity trading experience
  • Ability to understand Portuguese 


Cargill highly encourages vaccinations but does not mandate at this time.  Upon hire, you will be asked to provide your vaccination status, and if unvaccinated or if you choose not to disclose, you would be expected to follow Cargill’s safety protocols for unvaccinated employees (i.e., mask mandates, and social distancing).

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

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