Peltrade - Trade Operator

PelTrade is a fast growing biomass trading business based in London. We source, ship, store and sell wood pellets and other products into the biomass energy markets in the UK and Western Europe in bulk vessels and containers.

We are looking for a highly organised and motivated Trade Operator to support the execution and operations of each trade from our London office. The successful candidate will possess excellent communication skills as the role involves liaising with shipping companies, ports, suppliers and customers in different jurisdictions.


  • Liaising with traders and their respective counter-parties

  • Supporting bulk chartering and documentation on bulk shipments

  • Liaising with ports, agents and shipping companies

  • Managing bulk warehouse positions and releases

  • Managing operations and relations of logistics and shipping companies

  • Communicate with our St Petersburg office

  • Updating internal operating systems

  • Customs clearance support

  • Regular reporting and operational updates

  • Exploration & development of new service providers

About you: 

  • 1+ years of experience in logistics / operations / trading skills

  • Exceptional written, verbal, phone and presentation skills

  • Ability to quickly learn new processes

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Google Docs and online presentation tools

  • Ability to work under pressure, organise and prioritise

  • Interested in building upon their successful track record

  • Out-going, dynamic personality with a "can do" attitude to get the job done

  • Russian speaking would be a benefit.

The company offer many benefits such as a company bonus scheme, travel opportunities and regular social events.

Job Type: Full-time


  • logistics / operations / trading skills: 1 year (Required)


  • London W8 (Preferred)


  • Russian (Preferred)