Trading Operator

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Trading Operator
CopenhagenLocalCommodity TradingRef.: MO-095320
Does the dynamic world of oil appeal to you? Do you thrive in an exciting, fast-paced environment? And do you enjoy building and managing strong relationships with internal and external counterparties? If so, you may just be the next trading operator in the Global Energy Trading of Maersk Oil.
We Offer
Reporting to the crude desk team lead in the Global Energy Trading department in Maersk Oil, the purpose of this role is to organise oil and freight operations of crude oils and NGL export cargoes.
A strong focus and dedication towards our stakeholders is required. Our new colleague, operating in a team of experienced traders and trading operators, will be exposed to an international and often hectic environment, working with international oil companies as well as Maersk Oil business units around the world. Some onsite visits involving international travel is required.
Key Responsibilities
The Trading Operator is a key person in Global Energy Trading - interfacing with the Maersk Oil producing business units, customers, partners, and the traders in Global Energy Trading. Your responsibilities will include:
• Close communication with production units and partners creating crude oil off-take programmes from own operated assets on a monthly basis
• Monitoring and managing the inventory of our own operated assets
• Organising freight operations for cargo lifting from various assets around the world
• Managing the shipping and document operation for various crude oils and LPG produced by Maersk Oil
• Ensuring all relevant cargo and shipping information is kept updated in our trading management system
• Assisting traders in optimising the value of our assets
Who we are looking for
We have preference for a person who has a few years of experience from the oil and/or shipping industry, either in a similar role or with experience from the production or shipping side. In addition, the person should:
• Have a customer-focused, commercial and analytical mindset
• Have a pro-active approach to problem solving
• Be a strong team player
• Be able to work under conditions which may be high stress/intensity from time to time
• Preferably have a logistics and/or commercial academic background (at bachelor's degree level or equivalent) and/or relevant practical experience
>Last application date: 14 February 2016.
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Global Energy Trading is responsible for the marketing and trading of the various crude oils, LPG, and gas produced by Maersk Oil. We are a dedicated team where all employees are committed to ensuring that our tasks are performed to a high standard and we are focused on making sure that we provide excellent service to our customers, partners and the Maersk Oil producing business units.
 Maersk Oil is an international oil and gas company with a 2016 entitlement production of 313,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day. Our production comes from Denmark, the UK, Norway, Algeria, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Kazakhstan, and the US Gulf of Mexico. Exploration or development activities are on-going in Angola, Kenya, Brazil and in the producing countries. Turning complex and challenging fields into commercial successes has been the cornerstone of Maersk Oil business since 1962. Maersk Oil focuses on pioneering technologies and harnessing talent to continue to operate safely and successfully, creating value for partners and host governments. For more information about Maersk Oil, please visit the website at