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Redstone Commodity Search are working with an international steel trading house looking to hire a Trading Manager to join the team in Italy.
Key Responsibilities / Tasks
- Responsible for the physical purchasing and sales of flat and long steel products (HRC, CRC, slabs, wire rod, billet, tinplate, rails, bars etc.) with a firm focus on the Italian market
- Carry out market analysis, research studies and monitor industry trends to enhance overall competitiveness and operational excellence
- Develop and implement new methods to optimise trading strategies and enhance commercial success
- Liaise with international customers to build and maintain strong relationships with steel mills and customers
- Reports into CEO
Key Qualifications / Experience
- Minimum of 15 years’ experience in the steel trading industry, preferably working for a steel trading house as a senior trader or trading manager/director
- Transferable portfolio of clients with strong relationships with steel mills and customers, with a major focus on the European and Italian markets
- Strong technical and commercial understating of flat and long steel products (slabs, HRC, CRC, galvanised, billets, bars, rods etc.)
- Fluency in English and Italian
- Located in Italy