Oil Trading Associate

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Location: Sydney

Salary description: $70k-100k depending on prior experience

  • $50-100k AUD Equivalent
  • Permanent
  • 3 to 7 years of experience

Our client is a commodity trading and mining company seeking an Oil Trading Associate to join their Sydney team.

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage the entire life cycle of physical cargo delivery process pre and post shipment
  • Manage and plan the shipping program for diesel and gasoline imports into Australia liaising with internal and external counterparties in Singapore
  • Ensure robust contracts are in place for all purchase and sales of oil
  • Appoint and oversee third party surveyors and agents to assist in shipping operations
  • Sending discharge instructions to vessels/terminals and barges
  • Assist with commercial/market related information to the trading desk as necessary
  • Maintain good working relationships with external counterparties
  • Collating market information on vessel port calls, terminal storage and competitors for the commercial team to action upon
  • Commercial awareness in operations – volume tolerance, freight economics, demurrage savings and price exposure
  • Good understanding of technical shipping and maritime terminology
  • Basic understanding of hedging and exposure

The ideal candidate will be a graduate, who has 2-5 years’ postgraduate experience in the oil or commodities industry.

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