Sample Commodities Trader Resume

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Kevin Cofield
3783 Coulter Lane
Richmond, VA 23224

Job Objective Using my skills as Commodities Trader to help the company excel and meet long-term goals.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Remarkable experience in developing business for various commodities
  • Outstanding knowledge of power and gas market
  • Exceptional knowledgeof commodities in financial market
  • Huge ability to respond to changing situations
  • Immense ability to identify financial risks in commodities market
  • Amazing skills to communicate with layman
  • Good understanding of agricultural and energy markets
  • Good skills to manage logistics and freight processes
  • Understanding of economics and econometrics terms
  • Proficient in computer systems and related applications

Professional Experience:

Commodities Trader
Koch Supply & Trading, LP, Richmond, VA
August 2007 – Present


  • Developed markets for trade implementation strategiesfor gaining profit.
  • Administered selling of urea in wholesale commodity market.
  • Designed logistic plan for urea sales to facilitate revenue generation.
  • Prepared and ensure implementation of all urea contracts with clients.
  • Managed regular communication with commodity suppliers and marketers.
  • Identified new alternatives for traders with everyday interaction.
  • Monitored all trading transactions in global exchange market.
  • Analyzed and identify any risk in commodity market.

Commodities Trader
Georgia-Pacific Treated Lumber LLC, Richmond, VA
May 2004 – July 2007


  • Analyzed all key market risks for various team portfolios.
  • Coordinated with trading associates and traders for all transaction data.
  • Managed regular communication with all internal customers.
  • Provided technical support to trainee traders for various trading strategies.
  • Ensured regular visits to Midwestern customers for various trade shows.
  • Monitored all services provided to customers and ensure efficiency.
  • Developed strategies to retain profitable customer base.


Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce
Hill College, Hillsboro, TX

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