Home >
Junior Sales Trader (Spanish Desk)

Junior Sales Trader (Spanish Desk)

Sales Traders are the beating heart of our business. Ambitious, innovative and team oriented, these highly valued employees are intelligent professionals with a commercial skillset and an entrepreneurial spirit. Our work is about understanding a complex and dynamic marketplace where changing legislation, product availability and client requirements add up to opportunities for making trades that benefit all parties. As a Sales Trader, you get to do it all, from building client relationships to identifying and sourcing suitable products, negotiating the terms and closing the deals. If you’re good at keeping your eye on the ball, seizing opportunities, and enjoy the challenges of matchmaking products, business requirements, legislative stipulation, logistics, and finances, then becoming a Commodities Sales Trader could be the rewarding career you’ve been looking for.

Company profile

My client is a global leader in trading environmental commodities. Founded in 2009 as one of the first companies to pursue this market, they are now one of the largest specialized trading firms in the fields of carbon emissions, biofuels, renewable energy, and energy efficiency, on a global scale. This is complemented with widespread activity in the oil and petroleum markets, which expand our scope covering the intertwined world of energy and fuel commodities. My client operates out of both Amsterdam and New York.

Job description

  • Speak Spanish at an idiomatic level and fluent in English
  • bachelor’s degree, preferably in Business Economics or Finance
  • 0-2 years’ experience in a sales trading or brokerage / account management role
  • excellent communication and interpersonal skills, strong numerical skills
  • ability to handle constructive criticism and not afraid to fail and try again
  • aptitude for taking initiative, a commercial and creative mind with an entrepreneurial attitud

Asked

We provide all the product knowledge and training necessary to become a successful Sales Trader. New employees undergo an on-the-job traineeship program which develops the relevant skills and expertise in a real-life environment.

  • build up your own business and client portfolio within our enthusiastic and entrepreneurial team
  • stimulating working environment with lots of development prospects
  • work in the world’s fastest growing and most dynamic commodity markets
  • comprehensive on-the-job training to develop the necessary commercial trading skills
  • ongoing personal development support
  • competitive salary and performance bonus

What's next?

Are you interested in the above profile? PL-A is looking forward to receiving your application! By clicking the ‘apply button’ you will be directed to an application screen where you can apply for the position Junior Sales Trader (Spanish Desk) with your resume/cv.

Last viewed vacancies

Would you like to know more?

Point of contact: Dulce Flores Ponce
Email address: dfp@pl-a.nl

You can call us +31 (0)20 - 7053777
… or we'll call you
... or you can mail us