Global Specialist Executive Search & Career Development

US-LATAM Trader | Polymers & Plastics

Global trading and distribution

NYC or Houston, Americas

  • ChemExec℠ Ref No: CX000307 | Posted date: 30/08/2017

  • Seniority: Senior Management
  • Salary: Base of $150K+
  • Package details: Bonus and benefits
  • Sector: Polymers and Materials
  • Closing date: 20/01/2019
  • Client Ref: 1000905-P
Company Overview

Our client is a niche but very well established trading and distribution company with offices in several regions of the world. Principal product areas are polymers (polyolefins, commodity polymers, engineering polymers and masterbatch) and chemicals (packaged industrial chemicals).

Job Description

Growth and succession has led to the need to hire an experienced US - LATAM trading professional for polymers. The person hired will play a key role in the existing Polymers team and will report to Commercial Director.

This role should ideally be based in the company's offices in New York City or Houston, TX

Job Requirements

It is imperative that you have strong existing trading relationships which you can leverage withing a new company, generating income quickly.

  • You must have extensive experience of the polymers markets
  • You should have extensive contacts in these markets in LATAM
  • You must have extensive experience in trading / distribution
  • You must have clear ability at new business development
  • You must have clear management and organisational skills
  • You should have an entrepreneurial spirit and hands-on style
  • You must be prepared to travel extensively