Trader / Merchandiser Trainee

  • Company:
    Frank Group, Inc
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    23 hours ago
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Trader Trainee Job Description Summary/Objective To learn the position of commodity merchandiser in companys entrepreneurial environment.A fully trained merchandiser/trader will be able to profitably trade assigned commodities within defined geographical territory.The incumbent must accomplish this while following company policies and procedures, developing and maintaining strong customer and supplier relationships, and managing their profit center in an efficient and professional manner. JOB DESCRIPTION Essential Functions Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Lead, support, and help foster safety culture and best practices throughout the organization. Maximize trade in his/her commodity within an assigned territory in order to produce superior profits for the company. Maintain knowledge of market factors that produce price movements. Communicate important market information and activity to other traders and management. Maintain a working knowledge of trading rules and regulations to be followed without exception. Successfully operate within the policies, procedures, and position limits established by management, and accurately report all positions and trading results through the established mechanisms. Arrange for cost effective and efficient transportation of commodities. Maintain companys reputation through careful and honest handling of customer/supplier relations. Supervise the support staff and insure proper execution of all contracts. Competencies Technical Capacity Problem Solving/Analysis Leadership Discretion Risk Management Supervisory Responsibility This position does not require direct supervision of others, but does require professional internal communication and accountability management of others. Work Environment The work environment is in a typical office setting. Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear.This position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending, sitting all day. Position Type/Expected Hours of Work This is a full-time, exempt level position and hours of work and days are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. Additional hours may be required based on company need. Travel Occasional business travel required for department or company-wide meetings, career fairs, supplier/customer visits, etc. Preferred Education and Experience Bachelors degree