Cargill International Ferrous Trading Internship in Singapore, Singapore

International Ferrous Trading Internship

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Principal Accountabilities

45% - Daily/Weekly/Monthly tasks

  • Daily position reporting – Consolidate trading team’s open positions and ensure positions are reported accurately daily.

  • Spread analysis – Responsible for updating physical futures spreads for the team timely and accurately.

  • Risk Exposure report – Work closely with shipping, trade execution, finance and other relevant functions to come up with a consolidated risk report that highlights the various risk (Fx/Shipping/Contracts) that the team is exposed to.

  • Market Insights – Consolidate and compile market insights/reports from traders.

  • Balance Scorecard – Work closely with various functions to compile balance scorecard, a report used to evaluate trading performance.

40% - Ad-hoc projects

  • Process improvement projects to help trading team improve/streamline processes. Will involve excel and other external softwares.

  • Support trading team on analytical work around calculation of volatility adjusted hedging ratios, spreads and other trading related analysis.

  • Support trading team on the generation of presentation decks for customer/internal presentations

  • Other adhoc projects.

15% - Trade Entry

  • Liase with Traders, Trade Execution and External parties to ensure trades are entered/updated in the system accurately and timely.


Education, Experience, Skills

Minimum Required Qualifications

  • University undergraduate with a preference in Economics and finance.

  • Basic knowledge of financial instruments, physical trading and derivatives.

  • Proficient in MS office, oral and written English. Proficiency in Chinese is preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Good understanding of commodities markets (Particularly in steel), futures markets, physical trade flows, incoterms.

  • Basic proficiency in VBA.

The internship is from Aug to Dec 2018.

Students may need to take LOA from school.

Note:- Only Shortlisted candidate will be contacted.

Job Trade Execution

Primary Location Singapore-Singapore-Singapore

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Internship

Shift Day Job

Req ID: SIN01509