Main Purpose :
Bitumen operator who will provide trader support for physical bitumen operations, including operations of the bitumen fleet and contract execution.
Coordination of all aspects of the post-deal trading activity to ensure contract execution runs smoothly. Storage and terminal management of Bitumen assets.
Daily stock progression analysis and blending of multiple bitumen grades to meet contract specifications and optimisation of storage assets to create value for the bitumen book.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities, Key Responsibilities :
Provide trading operations knowledge in cargo, vessel operation, terminal operations and blending to assist the traders + chartering team and drive commercial optimisation.
Plan and forecast supply and stock management of Bitumen products across Trafigura s portfolio. Liaise with Inspector, agent, ship brokers, trade counterparties, storage terminals and internal department to ensure smooth physical operations.
Minimise cost and pursue optimisation of operations. Establish good working relationships with counterparties. Play a key role in the research and development of new bitumen blends, customer visits and Regional bitumen market entry.
Key Relationships and Department Overview :
EXTERNAL : Counterparties
Global Bitumen Ops Team
Global Bitumen Ops Traders
Bitumen Chartering Dept
Insurance Dept Personnel
Storage Dept Personnel
Regional Bitumen / Marketing Onshore Team
Global Bitumen Technical Personnel