11 days ago

Traffic Team Member - Zinc/Copper Department (Zinc Concentrates Team)

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 (Zinc Concentrates Team)

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.

The position encompasses the following tasks:

We look for candidates with .

- Logistics Vessel chartering or container shipments in co-operation with our chartering team, organizing rail, truck and air transport or

- a sound educational background (commercial

apprenticeship or bachelor)

- Bank contacts - Letters of Credit (L/Cs) releasing of material in warehouse

- 2 - 4 years of working experience, ideally in commodity export/logistics

Opening of and checking of L/C's for our suppliers and receivers, requesting amendments and negotiating documents for collection of payment

- excellent English skills (spoken and written), further

languages are of advantage



The ideal candidate

Calculation of metal quantities and foreign currency amounts to be priced

- a team player with an independent and flexible work attitude

- Contact to clients/field offices

Correspondence on availability of material in production, - ready to adapt to international practices

transit and in stock; documentation, invoicing, payments, client exposure control and claim handling

  • efficient and well-organized working skills


  • good know-how in using IT applications (MS

- Contact to supervision companies and laboratories Give full and detailed instructions to perform a proper supervision job as well as instructions for assaying and

Office, Business Objects)
- a person who thinks and acts maturely and is able to

- Insurance umpire

take responsibility will fit in well with our multicultural and entrepreneurial as well as

performance driven environment

Insuring risks of each transport as well as material in storage

- Internal tasks

Email exchange and direct contact with traders for the execution of the contracts. Issuing profit and loss calculations and controlling of client exposures. Dealing with accounting in regard to bookings, account reconciliation, monthly closing tasks and file liquidation