Head of Precious Metals Trading

Location Dubai
Discipline: Commodities
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Freddie Ricks

Contact email: freddie.ricks@venturesearch.com
Job ref: 2364
Published: about 1 month ago

Company Overview: Join a leading global commodity trading house with a strong presence in key markets worldwide. With a robust support function encompassing operations, finance, and various other areas, we are poised for expansion and seeking a dynamic individual to spearhead our precious metals trading desk and drive our business to new heights.

Position Overview: We are seeking a seasoned and strategic Head of Precious Metals Trading to establish and lead our precious metals trading desk. This pivotal role offers the opportunity to leverage your expertise in precious metals trading to build a profitable business unit within our organization. The successful candidate will possess a deep understanding of global precious metals markets, exceptional leadership skills, and a proven track record of driving revenue growth.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute a comprehensive trading strategy for precious metals, including gold, silver, platinum, and palladium.
  • Build and manage a team of traders, analysts, and support staff to ensure efficient operation of the precious metals trading desk.
  • Establish and nurture relationships with key stakeholders, including producers, refiners, financial institutions, and other market participants.
  • Monitor market trends, assess risk, and identify opportunities to optimize trading performance and maximize profitability.
  • Collaborate with internal departments, including operations, finance, and risk management, to ensure seamless execution of trading activities.
  • Stay abreast of regulatory developments and industry best practices to ensure compliance with relevant regulations and standards.