Trader Opportunities

Trafigura are looking for a number of experienced traders to join as either an Oil or Metals trader. The role could be based anywhere in the Group’s extensive global operations so unrestricted mobility is a key requirement. Ideally candidates will have 2-5 years of trading experience from the commodity or financial markets.

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the opportunity

Trafigura is a recognised world leader in bringing excellence to commodity supply chains and creating value for our partners and customers. A career as a trader with Trafigura will provide an unrivalled opportunity to build experience and expertise across oil, gas, metals and bulk commodity markets in every part of the world, while working with and learning from some of the best individuals and teams in the business.

A successful candidate should expect to be involved in trading, shipping and storing physical cargoes; provide commercial input into investment plans; know how to work in both physical and paper markets; be able to use the latest sophisticated risk management techniques and to utilise world class systems, while exploring new and innovative tools and technology.

Trafigura is a tough company to work for. Expectations are incredibly high with the opportunities to match. We are interested in hearing from people who are truly hungry to succeed and take the next move up in their career.  For the right people this is the opportunity to excel.


Angola - Luanda Paris - France France - Paris Johannesburg - South Africa South Africa - Johannesburg
Buenos Aires - Argentina Argentina - Buenos Aires Frankfurt - Germany Germany - Frankfurt Geneva - Switzerland Switzerland - Geneva
Brisbane - Australia Australia - Sydney Mumbai - India India - Mumbai Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates U.A.E. - Abu Dhabi
Rio de Janeiro - Brasil Brazil - Rio de Janeiro Jakarta - Indonesia Indonesia - Jakarta Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates U.A.E. - Dubai
Beijing - China China - Beijing  Iran - Tehran London - UK U.K. - London
Beijing - China China - Hong Kong Mexico City - Mexico Mexico - Mexico City Montevideo - Uruguay Uruguay - Montevideo
Beijing - China China - Shanghai Lima - Peru Peru - Lima Houston - USA U.S.A. - Houston
 Columbia - Bogota Moscow - Russia Russia - Moscow Houston - USA U.S.A. - New York
Democratic Republic of the Congo - Kinshasa  Singapore


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