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Junior Tropical Oils Trader

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Job ID 130457 Date posted 08/19/2021 Location : Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s food ingredients and bio-industrial business, where we anticipate trends around taste, nutrition and safety to innovate and provide solutions to manufacturers, retailers and foodservice companies.

Job Purpose and Impact

We seek a Junior Tropical Oils Trader who will help conduct face-to-face and remote selling to both new and existing customers. In this role, you will help generate income and control risks by performing most routine or standard trading work.

Key Accountabilities

  • Help monitor the short-term trading strategies and books for a specific commodity/market/customer based on speculative and hedged positions.
  • Assist teammates reconcile routine/repetitive profit and loss estimates and reports.
  • Monitor customer and competitor activity and industry trends.
  • Help implement sales strategies, identify potential customers and foster existing customer relationships.
  • Handle basic issues and problems under direct supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • 1 -2 years of relevant working experience

  • Knowledge in trading and commodities are advantagous

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