Sample Coal Trader Resume

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Andy Gibbs
4696 Broaddus Avenue
Elkton, KY 42220

Job Objective To secure a position as Coal Trader with an established company in which I can put my skills and experience to the best use.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Exceptional experience in using derivatives in coal energy market
  • Deep knowledge of trade development businesses
  • Huge knowledge of MetCoal and internal thermal markets
  • Immense ability to communicate with senior management
  • Remarkable ability to increase sourcing of steam coal
  • Excellent skills to work with Microsoft Office application
  • Good skills to administer energy trading market
  • Good understanding of advanced energy market processes
  • Solid understanding of transferable contacts

Professional Experience:

Coal Trader
ConEdison Solutions, Elkton, KY
August 2007 – Present


  • Monitored profitable coal trading portfolio to ensure efficiency.
  • Managed trading coal in global market to increase profits.
  • Implemented various trading strategies as per market volatility.
  • Coordinated with business development teams for various activities.
  • Monitored all risk strategies involved in coal trade such as emissions.
  • Assisted to increase of thermal coal customer base in coal market worldwide.
  • Developed efficient segment for strategic coal customers.
  • Managed flow of trade to ensure effectiveness.

Coal Trader
Edison Mission Group, Elkton, KY
May 2004 – July 2007


  • Evaluated all reports for head of coal committee for all transactions.
  • Managed communication with all back office and shipping staff for smooth operations.
  • Developed business strategies for strategic alliances and investments.
  • Administered everyday development in activities in global market.
  • Designed processes for sourcing coal for long term projects.
  • Identified target customers in European market on regular basis.
  • Coordinated with producers and banking institutions.
  • Monitored everyday trade for all profitable trading.


Bachelor’s Degree in Finance
McPherson College, McPherson, KS

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