Rotterdam – 40h p/w – Fulltime
International Food Connectors BV, a young, enterprising & international food trading company based in Rotterdam (Kop van Zuid), is looking for an experienced Trader with a proven track record in the frozen and/or fresh food industry who wants to make the next step in his/her career.
What we ask of you
- 3 years of experience as a trader in the frozen protein products industry
- Fluent English
What you get from us
- Good salary and bonus scheme
- 25 holidays
- Opportunity to travel frequently
- Company lunch and drinks on Fridays
- Quarterly team building events
About the job
In this role you will be traveling several weeks per year to visit your customers and/or suppliers as this is key to your success. You will join a young and ambitious team that works together very closely to reach common goals!
- Building & maintaining strong relations with your commercial partners
- Working closely together with your colleagues from logistics & finance to monitor your trade
- Following & understanding market trends and using these to your advantage
Trading is a fascinating businerss. Every day is different and every day you'll encounter new challenges you have to overcome.
The interesting thing about this job is you have to rely a lot on your resilience and persistency. Because of having the drive to succeed day in day out, we can succeed as a team.
Henrique de David - Trader
- University degree (HBO/WO)
- More than 2 years experience in a sales position in the food trading industry (ideally frozen or fresh products).
- Fluent in English and French, both verbally & written. Portuguese is a major plus.
- Good knowledge of the food trading sector and a useful, relevant network
What we offer you:
- A good salary and a bonus scheme
- Seeing the world; you will travel several weeks per year visiting your suppliers and/or clients.
- Good secondary terms and conditions
International Food Connectors BV is young & dynamic food trading company. We buy and sell our products worldwide. Our products include frozen poultry, pork, beef, vegetables and French fries, but also fresh vegetables such as onions & potatoes. We are a dedicated and service orientated company, building strong and long term relations with our suppliers and customers.