Virtual Trader - Krugersdorp, South Africa - Frank Consult

    Frank Consult background

    Our client stands out as an innovative enterprise providing farmers with a wide array of solutions, all conveniently accessible in one place. They offer an integrated approach to optimizing farmers' production input supply, thereby enhancing their productivity and profitability. By staying attuned to consumer preferences regarding food safety, quality, and environmental sustainability, my client ensures that farmers can meet market demands effectively. They are looking for a Virtual Trader at the Krugersdorp office.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Execute and manage administrative duties within the virtual trading platform and division.
    • Compile and manage the division budget.
    • Manage risk associated with virtual platform transactions and contracts, including oversight of buyer and seller risks such as price and delivery.
    • Handle third-party payments and oversee daily administrative activities related to neXdeal virtual trading activities.
    • Develop and implement marketing strategies for the Marketing division's use of the virtual trading platform.
    • Actively participate in marketing events and virtual platform information days, including attendance, planning, and compilation of materials.
    • Develop integrated client services and manage the database effectively.
    • Undertake general ad hoc management functions as required.

    Desired Experience & Qualification:

    • Bachelor's degree in finance, economics, or a related field.
    • Previous experience in commodity trading, financial analysis, and risk management is essential.
    • Demonstrated proficiency in market analysis, price forecasting, and contract negotiation.
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with proficiency in both Afrikaans and English.
    • Ability to work well under pressure, meet deadlines, and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
    • Understanding of trading regulations and compliance requirements.
    • Experience with commodity trading software and platforms is advantageous.