Traffic Operator

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  1. Permanent
  2. English
  3. Mid-Senior level
  4. Supply Chain & Operations
  5. Geneva
  6. Commodities & Natural Resource
  7. Traffic, Operations, Logistics, Metals, Hedging, LME,Trade Finance
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Our client is an international commodity trading company.

On behalf of our client, Swisslinx is looking for an experienced and hands-on Metals Traffic Operator to join their growing team in Geneva.

Your mission

- Execute contracts, highlight operational concerns, nominate vessels for clearance, appoint inspectors, check deliveries
- Coordination of logistics by rail, road and sea
- Review of all relevant documentation (loading, discharging, inspection, invoices, letters of credit)
- Arrange shipments and warehousing
- Liaising with various departments and 3rd parties to ensure correct appointment, vessel loading/discharge, transport instructions, storage operations and related documentation are managed in a timely manner
- Act as a link between the company and banks, inspectors and storage facilities
- LME/hedge instructions and position follow up

Your background

- 5+ years of experience in similar function within a commodity trading company or a producer
- Metals experience is a must
- A good understanding of the Trade Finance products would be ideal
- Fluency in English, French is a plus
- Customer oriented, flexible, organised and proactive
- Solid MS Office and especially Excel skills

What’s on offer

Our client is a young but solid and rapidly growing company where you will have the opportunity to play a key role in Operations whilst also being exposed to Trade Finance activities.

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