Cargill Trader - Risk Investors Group in Singapore, Singapore

Trader - Risk Investors Group


Position Purpose & Summary

Trade and Structured Finance Group (TSF) is one of many business units within Cargill, TSF’s objective is to create innovative financial solutions through trade finance tools for banks and corporate as well as “tailor made” financial products for both Cargill buyers and suppliers, in emerging / uncharted markets.

We are looking for an articulate, self-motivated and naturally innovative person with a regional country expertise keen to develop a long term career in a very transaction driven and intellectually challenging environment, within a respected and profitable global team. The candidate will demonstrate a strong interest and personal accountability for the business and an ability to understand and articulate financial structures internally and externally.

The purpose of the Risk Investors Group Trader is to take responsibility for developing new investor relationships within banks and non-banks and then maintaining those relationships actively involving the distribution of Trade Finance and Commodity Finance transactions handled by TSF. Those transactions consist mainly of corporate and financial institution credit exposure.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Development of new risk investors: 40%

  • Management of investors and successful distribution of trade finance and commodity assets: 40%

  • Global co-ordination with other traders within TSF: 10%

  • Dedicated Focus on Innovation ideas and development of new product strategies: 10%


Education, Experience, Skills

Minimum Required Qualifications

  • University degree or massive open online courses (‘MOOC’) equivalent(s), in a relevant discipline

  • Track record, established over minimum 8 years of trade finance or banking market and product knowledge

  • Track record of having developed successful commercial relationships with senior level clients

  • Financial Markets risk mitigation tools used widely in the industry

  • English and 1 or more Asian language ability

Preferred Required Qualifications

  • Experience of working with UCP 600 and commodity finance products

  • Corporate credit training

  • In depth knowledge of the insurance industry, including policy wording & methods of distributing insured transactions to bank and non bank investors

  • Ability to understand and analyse corporate and financial institution financial statements

  • Highly self motivated, with strong personal organizational skills

  • Willingness to constantly innovate and learn new products and skills and to drive change when needed

  • Ability to persuade and influence at different levels within and outside of the organization

Other relevant information to the position

  • Desire and ability for frequent Domestic and International travel

  • Highly numerate, with the ability and experience to understand complex financial products and transactions.

  • Ability to influence at different levels within and outside of the organization

  • Ability to express, understand and discuss complex concepts with fluency, in spoken and written English.

  • Business acumen, commercial instinct and an ability to identify opportunities.

  • Enjoys working in a fast pace environment.

Note:- Only Shortlisted candidate will be contacted.

Job Trading & Merchandising

Primary Location Singapore-Singapore-Singapore

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: SIN01360