Junior Rice Trader
Singapore,Singapore
Job Reference SP-9733483256
Professional Areas Trading Platforms
Function Trading
Contract Type Permanent
Years of Work Experience 1-3 years
Start date 2021-01-04
Application close date 2021-04-04
Summary
The Junior Rice Trader will assist LDC Rice Platform to develop and expand existing customer base within Asia Pacific and maintaining strong relationships with existing clients.
Assist Rice Platform to develop and expand existing customer base within Asia Pacific.

Analyze in-house and external data to extract key information in identifying new business opportunities and potential partners.

Consolidate relevant information obtained from customers to the research team and continuously challenge our balance sheet assumptions and take market position.

Mapping the value chain of rice between import and local varieties.

Liaise with operations team to ensure smooth execution of shipments and monitor timeliness of payments.

Act as a cover for traders on the desk.
Previous experience in handling commodities preferred but not a must
Fresh graduates are welcome to apply
Self-starter with high level of commercial acumen and drive to meet trading volumes target

Have an eye for detail and be rigorous at work

Fluent in both English and Mandarin – to supervise the China market and manage relationships with Chinese clients

Customer-focused and excellent in maintaining customer relations

Ability to understand value chains and branding

Team player

Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment and effectively manage uncertainties

Exceptional organizational and critical thinking skills

Strong interpersonal/communication skills & able to adapt in multicultural environments

Good in VBA, Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point

Bloomberg knowledge is a plus
• Mandarin (Mother Tongue)
• English (Fluent)
Minimum degree requirement Bachelor's degree & above, with major in Economics, Finance, or related fields. Master’s degree/CFA or similar qualifications are a plus.

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Responsibilities
Along with the below listed responsibilities, the employee should conduct any other business related to the function as required by his supervisor.
Assist Rice Platform to develop and expand existing customer base within Asia Pacific.

Analyze in-house and external data to extract key information in identifying new business opportunities and potential partners.

Consolidate relevant information obtained from customers to the research team and continuously challenge our balance sheet assumptions and take market position.

Mapping the value chain of rice between import and local varieties.

Liaise with operations team to ensure smooth execution of shipments and monitor timeliness of payments.

Act as a cover for traders on the desk.

    Experiences
    Previous experience in handling commodities preferred but not a must
    Fresh graduates are welcome to apply

      Skills
      Self-starter with high level of commercial acumen and drive to meet trading volumes target

      Have an eye for detail and be rigorous at work

      Fluent in both English and Mandarin – to supervise the China market and manage relationships with Chinese clients

      Customer-focused and excellent in maintaining customer relations

      Ability to understand value chains and branding

      Team player

      Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment and effectively manage uncertainties

      Exceptional organizational and critical thinking skills

      Strong interpersonal/communication skills & able to adapt in multicultural environments

      Good in VBA, Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point

      Bloomberg knowledge is a plus

        Required
        Languages
        • Mandarin (Mother Tongue)
        • English (Fluent)

        Required
        Education
        Minimum degree requirement Bachelor's degree & above, with major in Economics, Finance, or related fields. Master’s degree/CFA or similar qualifications are a plus.

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