Freight Trader

Shell - Singapore - Metropolis

Job Description Back

Job ID 70771BR

The Freight Trader position offers the opportunity to join Shell Global Products Freight Trading Team with its challenging, dynamic and fast paced Physical and Paper Freight Trading business environment. The role also offers the ability to develop cutting edge, innovative analysis models to gain the most accurate forward view of the products freight markets.
The role is expected to:
  1. Work closely with Shell’s global Trading Network (GTN) for Products by providing a first class and competitive freight service besides P&L accountability.
  2. Manage physical and paper freight trading positions in support of the freight team goals/targets, while also utilising paper trading tools for exposure management.
  3. Work with oil trading desks to seek optimal logistics solutions in wet and paper freight trading. Self-starter and proactive in looking for opportunities.
  4. Shell’s Freight Deal & Voyage Management system must always be kept fully updated and to meet compliance requirement on timely deal entry. Close contact must be maintained with the finance / compliance teams to ensure trading practices are in full compliance at all times as per Shell’s Code of Conduct.
  5. Liaise with counterparties (owners/brokers/charterers) around the world and therefore with varying time differences. Good networking skill and to establish good professional relationships with Charterers and Owners.
  6. Trading environment requires ability to work under pressure is an extremely important attribute to have. It must be understood that working hours are not standard.

Required Qualifications


Preferred Qualifications


Company Description

Shell is one the largest foreign investors in Singapore and began operations in 1891. Today, we have more than 3,200 employees in Singapore alone. The Pulau Bukom Manufacturing Site today is the largest Shell refinery in the world in terms of crude distillation capacity, which makes Singapore a key regional supply and trading centre for Shell in the East. Singapore is the largest petrochemical production and export centre in the Asia Pacific region. Shell Jurong Island (SJI) manufactures petrochemicals to meet the fast-growing demand for these products in the region. We also have one of the largest single-branded retail networks in Singapore, providing customers with a wide range of quality products and services. When you join Shell in Singapore, you can count on our commitment to help you thrive and propel your career by means of our industry-leading development programme and our available and unrivalled pool of local and global experts. Our numerous global and local skill pools as well as our diversity are key to our success and continuing innovation.

Additional Information

  • Job ID
  • Post Date
    Feb 21, 2018
  • Employee Type
  • Relocation Eligible
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!