Trading Operator wanted at SHELL – Singapore

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Trading Operator
REF: 70048BR
Job Description

As a Trading Operator, you will be responsible for:
Ensuring that all obligations arising from the contract/charter party are carried out, and that any necessary requirements are compiled with.
Deal with cargo and freight counter-parties, terminals and vessels on a regular basis regarding all post-deal activities ensuring all necessary operational information is passed on in good time and documentary requirements are met.
Make cargo and vessel nominations, prepare and send voyage orders and monitor progress of vessels.
Appoint independent inspectors, expeditors and ships agents.
Ensure that all Operational Information is entered into Trading systems (FED/DEX, RADAR, etc) in timely fashion and ensure that adequate records are kept to meet the company’s legal and fiscal obligations.
Ensure that any necessary financial security is in place.
Participate in out of hours coverage arrangements.
Liaise with charterers to ensure smooth operations, avoid supply disruption and minimize demurrage costs.

Country of Work LocationSingapore
City, State (if applicable)


Work LocationSingapore – Metropolis
Company Description

Shell is one the largest foreign investors in Singapore and began operations in 1891. Today, we have more than 3,200 employees in Singapore alone. The Pulau Bukom Manufacturing Site today is the largest Shell refinery in the world in terms of crude distillation capacity, which makes Singapore a key regional supply and trading centre for Shell in the East. Singapore is the largest petrochemical production and export centre in the Asia Pacific region. Shell Jurong Island (SJI) manufactures petrochemicals to meet the fast-growing demand for these products in the region. We also have one of the largest single-branded retail networks in Singapore, providing customers with a wide range of quality products and services. When you join Shell in Singapore, you can count on our commitment to help you thrive and propel your career by means of our industry-leading development programme and our available and unrivalled pool of local and global experts. Our numerous global and local skill pools as well as our diversity are key to our success and continuing innovation.


A Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline or Polytechnic Diplomas in a relevant field with at least 3 years of working experience.
Strong numerical skills.
Prior knowledge and experience of trading operations will be an advantage.
Prior experience in working in a fast-moving commercial environment.
Strong team player.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with good stakeholder relationships.