The candidate will be based in Kampala, and reporting to the Managing Director.
The job will include:
Managing the cocoa futures and foreign exchange positions based on production, stocks and sales.
Managing the Export Department for efficient and timely forwarding of our products to our buyers (via Mombasa port and by air from Entebbe)
Checking the detail of export documentation and tracking debtors
Liaising with the offices of our associated company in DR Congo
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
graduate level education or equivalent
experience and a proven track record in commodities or financial trading
a good working knowledge of French would be a distinct advantage
good attention to detail a must
excellent interpersonal skills both within the office and with customers
some background in agriculture an advantage
capacity to work in a demanding environment and desire to take on challenges
flexibility, patience and persistence required.
eagerness to promote the company’s mission and subscribe to the firm’s core values
aged between 25 and 45 years of age
starting date – 1st March 2011
full details on application
HOW TO APPLY:
Please apply by email to firstname.lastname@example.org before 31st January 2011 including copy of CV, showing personal interests/hobbies and contact details of referees.