Open Position: Junior Commodity Trader

Position: Junior Commodity Trader

Location: Zug, Switzerland

Company: Hexagon Trading AG

About Hexagon Trading AG:

Hexagon Trading AG is a leading global commodities trading firm located in Zug, Switzerland. We provide marketing and logistic services to the fertilizer, chemical and mining industries. With a dedicated focus on fertilizers and fertilizer raw materials, our activity plays a crucial role in supporting the agricultural and chemical business around the world. At Hexagon Trading AG, we are committed to fostering a culture of excellence, innovation and equality, and are currently seeking a motivated and multi-lingual Junior Commodity Trader to join our team. 

Role Overview:

As a Junior Commodity Trader at Hexagon Trading AG, you will start with a training program covering all areas of our operations, gaining the foundational knowledge and skills for a flourishing career in the commodities sector. This role is designed for those who are eager to learn, grow, and contribute to our ongoing success in the global marketplace.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Participate in a training program covering operations, chartering, market analysis, and trading strategies.
  • Develop an understanding of the commodity markets and the drivers influencing prices and market trends.
  • Gain knowledge on the international trade flows, logistics involved and means of transportation.
  • Work with the Operations team to understand the supply chain management and support the execution of commodity trades.
  • Assist senior traders in market research, data analysis, and business development. 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Economics or a related field. A Master’s degree is a plus.
  • Prior experience in the sector, either full time or part time jobs or internships
  • Strong interest in commodities and basic knowledge of the sector
  • Excellent multi-lingual and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Fluency in English is required; additional languages are highly beneficial.
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills, with the ability to process complex information accurately and efficiently.
  • A team player with a high level of motivation and a proactive attitude.

What We Offer:

  • A dynamic and supportive work environment in a leading commodities trading firm.
  • A comprehensive training program designed to kickstart your career in commodity trading.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and advancement within the company.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit their CV and cover letter to, outlining their interest in commodities trading and how their skills and experiences align with the role.

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