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A Commodity Trader, or broker, purchases and sells products on the exchange markets. Depending on the specific commodity being traded, a Commodity Trader may require one or more licenses and registration. A Commodity Trader resume will often highlight such skills as soliciting new accounts, and buying and selling futures and options for clients on the exchange floor. Sample resumes for a Commodity Trader will typically include a Bachelor's degree at a minimum, as far as educational background is concerned, though it is also common to see both Master's and Doctorate degree-holders as well.

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Commodity Trader / Sales Account Executive

  • Facilitate purchases and sales on the New York Coffee, Sugar, & Cocoa Exchange (Futures)
  • Direct import and export traffic, maintaining physical and terminal market positions
  • Generate and increase sales for international and domestic clients
  • Manage key accounts, including Starbucks Coffee
  • Design, organize, and produce several successful trade shows
  • Evaluate coffee samples for flavor profiling and quality control standards
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Communications / Business Administration
62

Commodity Trader / Account Manager

Assists in sales and marketing management.

  • Track inventory and re-supply product at two warehouses.
  • Achieve over $800,000 in sales a year.
  • Negotiate freight rates and contracts for international container business which led to a savings of $100,000.
  • Recording, scheduling and tracking of international shipments.
  • Analyze data from specific products to create market reports.
  • Approving sales contracts.
  • Manage / update company websites / blogs which increased visibility and number of customer visits.
  • Coordinate and maintain successful meetings at conferences.
  • Schedule meetings / research restaurants for business meetings at conferences.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
Communication Studies
63

Commodity Trader

trading with personal account;

  • Trading gold and silver futures;
  • Working in the Comex division floor;
  • Trading futures electronically with portable computers;
  • Held positive rapport with customers;
  • Received constant recommendations;
  • Experience with MS Word, Excel and basic computer skills.
Candidate Info
32
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AS
Business
64

Commodity Trader

Achievements:

  • Proprietary Trading Firm
  • Institutional Trading Desk Reports
  • Educational Website and Industry Affiliates
  • Microsoft / Cisco / Novell Partner Networks
  • Intraday Trading
  • Market Analysis and Daily Reports
  • Website Maintenance and Marketing
  • Video and Webinar Presentations
  • Educational Articles
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BS
Industrial Technology
Communications And Electronics
Electrical Engineering
65

Commodity Trader

Achievements:

  • Proprietary Trading Firm
  • Institutional Trading Desk Reports
  • Educational Website and Industry Affiliates
  • Microsoft / Cisco / Novell Partner Networks
  • Intraday Trading
  • Market Analysis and Daily Reports
  • Website Maintenance and Marketing
  • Video and Webinar Presentations
  • Educational Articles
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BS
Industrial Technology
Communications And Electronics
Electrical Engineering
66

Commodity Trader

Commodities Trader, purchasing raw materials for a multi-million dollar soybean processing facility and selling products produced.

  • Negotiated soybean, soybean oil, and soybean meal contract prices, as well as managed hedged position on the Chicago Board of Trade.
  • Sales Representative for Packaged Oils Division, giving presentations to market a complete line of vegetable oils, shortenings, and margarine to potential customers throughout the food industry.
  • Analyzed fundamental and technical data in determining price fluctuations and commodity market trends and reported data to customers both in writing and verbally.
  • Performed daily reconciliation of physical purchases with futures transactions and reported the position to the corporate trading desk in Chicago.
  • Handled logistics for incoming raw materials and outgoing finished products.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Agricultural Economics And Rural Sociology
67

Commodity Trader

Commodities Trader, purchasing raw materials for a multi-million dollar soybean processing facility and selling products produced.

  • Negotiated soybean, soybean oil, and soybean meal contract prices, as well as managed hedged position on the Chicago Board of Trade.
  • Sales Representative for Packaged Oils Division, giving presentations to market a complete line of vegetable oils, shortenings, and margarine to potential customers throughout the food industry.
  • Analyzed fundamental and technical data in determining price fluctuations and commodity market trends and reported data to customers both in writing and verbally.
  • Performed daily reconciliation of physical purchases with futures transactions and reported the position to the corporate trading desk in Chicago.
  • Handled logistics for incoming raw materials and outgoing finished products.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Agricultural Economics And Rural Sociology
68

Commodity Trader

Beijing Representative Office, P.R., China

  • Traveled extensively throughout Europe and Asia Pacific; conducting onsite tours of numerous copper mines.
  • Traded mineral commodities between Russia and China; handled the logistics of railing the goods from Far East of Russia to China
  • Successfully negotiated 5 years of sales contract between Far East of Russia and P.R. China, in resulting increased profit of 45%.
  • Conducted extensive financial research, analysis, gathering and analyzing time-sensitive information from banking branches throughout China and around the world.
  • Served as crucial international liaison; providing counsel to executive leadership and branch management on areas for improved cost containment and marketing outreach.
  • Performed extensive financial and market analysis of copper and metal trends worldwide; analyzing consumer demand, price trending, and trade forecasts to corporate office.
  • Assisted with traders on the London Metal Exchange (LME) market floor.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BFA
Communication And Public Relations
69

Commodity Trader

Developed, implemented, and managed trading strategies for the energy, metal, and financial futures markets, utilizing a
broad range of analytical approaches, hedging techniques, arbitrage methodologies, and performance metrics.

  • Managed portfolio P&L and conducted trade analysis by combining quantitative and stochastic modeling
  • Defined and implemented trend analyses for energy, metal and soft commodities to develop trading strategies to best optimize seasonal and long-term positions.
  • Managed integration of floor trading to web-based trading application systems leading cross-functional groups
  • Increased profitable long-term trades 40% by researching historical spread and strip patterns and leveraging past order flow trends.
  • Grew profitable trades 15% and reduced average losses on negative trades 60% by developing and executing an innovative system trading strategy, order flow analysis, for the energy and metals futures markets, employing
  • Analyzed global news and market data, including the assessment of socioeconomic, geopolitical, and technological developments to supplement the technical analysis of market movements.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Finance
70

Commodity Trader, Crude Oil and Gold

Managed international trading operations, identified goals, executed customer business, and defined asset allocation as well as portfolio construction and implementation while managing my own book.

  • Maintained customer accounts while preserving profits in both energy and metal markets including crude oil, heating oil,
  • Facilitated institutional order flow and execution in an extremely fast-paced and high-volume processing environment.
  • Customer base composition exposure includes: institutions, retail investors, money managers, banks, broker-dealers,
  • Implemented risk management on a daily basis during trading hours.
  • Devised and executed strategies for trading and clearing operations, technology upgrades, compliance and operational
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Business Finance
Refrigeration Machine Operator License

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