15 days ago

Traffic Team Member

Glencore International AG

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Glencore is a leading integrated commodity producer and trader, operating worldwide. Our business covers over 90 commodities encompassing metals & minerals, energy products and agricultural products as well as related marketing and logistics activities. Our diversified operations comprise around 150 mining and metallurgical, oil production and agricultural assets. Our industrial and marketing activities are supported by a global network of more than 90 offices located in over 50 countries. We employ around 155,000 people, including contractors.

Traffic Team Member

Zinc/Copper Department - Copper Metals Team

Baar, Switzerland

The traffic person is in charge of logistics, finance, hedging, documentation, insurance and related matters and works closely with the team colleagues in the department as well as with people in other departments and field offices.

We look for candidates with .

The position encompasses the following tasks:

- Logistics Vessel chartering or container shipments in co-operation with

- a sound educational background (commercial

apprenticeship plus a further professional education

our chartering department; organizing rail, truck and air transport or releasing of material in warehouse

or bachelor)
- 2-4 years of working experience, ideally in

- Bank contacts - Letters of Credit (L/Cs)
Opening and checking of L/C's for our suppliers and

commodity export/logistics

receiver; requesting amendments and negotiating documents for collection of payment

- excellent English skills (company language), any further languages are of advantage

- Hedging

Calculation of metal quantities and foreign currency amounts

The ideal candidate is


to be priced
- a team player with an independent and flexible work


- Contact to clients/field offices

Correspondence on availability of material in production, transit and in stock; documentation, invoicing, payments,
- ready to adapt to international practices

client exposure control and claim handling
- efficient and well-organized working skills

- Insurance Insuring risks of each transport as well as material in storage

- good know-how in using IT applications (MS

Office, Business Objects)

- Internal tasks

- a person who thinks and acts maturely and is able to

Email exchange and direct contact with traders for the take responsibility will fit in well with our

execution of contracts; controlling of client exposures and dealing with accounting department with regard to bookings, account reconciliation, monthly closing tasks and file liquidation

multicultural and entrepreneurial as well as

performance driven environment