TITLE:

Sales Trader

LOCATION:

Chicago IL

JOB CATEGORY:

Industry 1: Food & Beverages
Industry 2: Logistics and Supply Chain
Industry 3:

Job ID: EB-1428887682
Category: Commodities
Location: Chicago, IL

Sales Trader

A leading global supplier of commodities are growing and looking for a sales and trading procurement specialist.

Due to successful expansion, they are experiencing strong growth and looking to welcome a commercially focused individual to drive sales and merchandising as part of their key accounts.
This role has a defined long-term ambition from leadership with potential to develop into fully fledged sales and procurement position which is a typical and proven career path for a senior trader within their organization.

Required

  • This role will suit an individual who has experience in the commodities or food industry. Someone that has a commodity trade background and looking for a more pragmatic, hands-on environment.
  • Understands supply chain and agricultural trading and purchasing dynamics.
  • Individual has a proactive approach to merchandising and sales.
  • Based or relocating to greater Chicago area.

This organization offers great upsides both in salary and career and opportunities to head a desk in a specific field ultimately being a Product manager, responsible for procurement of one of our key products.

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