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Metals Trader (Ferrous & Non Ferrous)

Job description

Fantastic role in the UAE where your entrepreneurial spirit will help support this institution continue to build its Commodities Trading business with significant emphasis on Metals (Ferrous & Non-Ferrous) and Ore & Freight.

This is a fantastic role and opportunity to join at Director level and impart your knowledge and exposure in this area to develop flow whilst driving P&L and generating Alpha.

Opportunity to also look at ESG Trading (Carbon) exists in this role.

  • P&L - Prop / taking positions to generate Alpha
  • LME, SGX, Asian market exposure
  • Metals (Ferrous & Non-Ferrous) Ore & Freight Trading exposure
  • If you have ESG market making exposure (Carbon) that would be highly sought
  • Enhance the Commodity desk capabilities joining a small team & help grow the P&L.
  • Establish relationships with key clients and counterparties.
  • Price, Execute and manage the Risk around client flow.
  • Manage the risk position of the desk within limits.


  • Degree educated as a minimum (visa requirement)
  • Have deep rooted Metals, Ore & Freight trading exposure.
  • Minimum of 5 years exposure in a similar role.
  • Derivatives exposure and analytical.
  • Strong knowledge of commodity markets, trading platforms and trading systems.

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