Our client is a niche but very well established trading and distribution company headquartered in NYC, USA and 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)
Growth and succession has led to the need to hire a chemicals trader who will develop existing and new product areas in general industrial or petrochemicals products such as alkanes, alkenes, styrene, glycols and some inorganic products (acids/alkalis), typically traded in 3k-5k MT lots. You must have established sources of supply.
• Extensive experience of tradable industrial chemicals
• You must have extensive experience in trading / distribution
• You must bring current supply relationships or trading clients
• You must have clear ability at new business development
• You should have an entrepreneurial spirit and hands-on style
• You must be prepared to travel extensively