SUMMARY

This position is responsible for safe, compliant, and efficient execution of movements in support of trade book contractual agreements. The Trader, Products will effectively communicate with traders, schedulers, and other team members to develop logistical solutions to ensure optimal deal execution. The Trader, Products will report to the VP, Commercial.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for finished gasoline, gasoline component, and ethanol cargo operations, both domestic and international Manage product quality parameters and specifications to ensure compliance with contractual terms as well as maximize profitability
  • Ensure all data pertaining to scheduling, customs, claims & demurrage, and loss & gains are accurately recorded in the trading systems in a timely manner to enable efficient handling by the relevant service departments
  • Maintain adequate records to meet the company’s legal and fiscal obligations as well as making any required regulatory filings (customs, etc.)
  • Responsible for daily updates and assist in monthly reconciling of inventory at warehouse(s), adhering to end-of-month processes
  • Interact with oil and freight counter-parties in regards to post-deal activities and ensure documentary requirements are met Accomplish a solid networking foundation amongst key internal and external contacts, including but not limited to suppliers, customers, and logistical service providers
  • Provide back-up coverage to other team schedulers as outlined by line manager for coverage planning
  • Evaluate opportunities to swap or re-optimize purchased cargos as market conditions allow
  • Develop and retain a strong working relationship with both the refinery based Planning teams Establish and maintain a strong working relationship within the Commercial team

REQUIREMENTS

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or similar field preferred

Experience

  • Five years relevant work experience in the fields of refinery economics, operations, process engineering or fuels
  • blending/scheduling 2 or more years of direct experience working with LP modeling
  • Two or more years of direct experience working with LP modeling
  • Previous product scheduling experience in a refinery or commercial setting
  • Ability to execute and manage multiple tasks
  • Knowledge of refining operations and logistic systems
  • Multilingual and multicultural preferred

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

  • Ability to communicate with vendors and various departments to effectively perform work
  • Strong and effective interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation and analytical skills are required
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise sound judgment and discretion in making recommendations
  • Strong written and oral communication skills

Applicable Additional Requirements

  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to obtain, or currently possess, a valid Transportation Workers Identification Credential (TWIC)

Physical Requirements

  • Work is generally in an office setting
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds, push and pull, reach overhead, operate hand tools, stoop and squat,
  • wear breathing apparatus, enter confined spaces, and utilize all necessary personal protective equipment

***This position is located in St. Croix, US Virgin Islands***

Limetree Bay Refinery LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V