7 Jan '19
Agricultural Trader

Sales, Gauteng Sandton

Market Related -

Effectively trade mineral commodities to major clients in South Africa and the rest of Africa whilst growing market share and trading profits. The main focus client base is in agriculture/fertiliser industry. Knowledge of micro-nutrients essential

New position in new trading company opening up in Sandton, Gauteng.

Remuneration will be Market-related and dependent on skills, experience and proven track record


  • A recognised business degree (supply chain, commerce or finance)
  • Travel within South Africa, Southern African countries on a regular basis.


  • Profitable trading book
  • Growth in market share
  • Reaching quarterly sales target 

Key Attributes:

  • Entrepreneurial
  • Drive & energy
  • Organised
  • Logical thinker
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Client relationship building
  • Resilient
  • Focussed 

Skills & Experience:

  • International Commodity Trading experience (into Southern Africa)
  • Knowledge of INCO TERMS
  • Logistics & Supply Chain
  • Commercial & Financial savvy
  • Risk mitigation
  • Clearing & Forwarding
  • Warehousing 

Only short-listed Candidates will be contacted.

Ad Visible Until: 6 February 2019
Ref: DUR000551/GD

Vacancy Type: Permanent