Wilmar Europe is a Dutch branch of Wilmar International Limited. Wilmar is Asia’s leading agribusiness group and is the largest processor and merchandiser of palm and lauric oils. Wilmar Europe became the first venture in Europe, located at the heart of the Port of Rotterdam. The first refinery of Wilmar in Rotterdam commenced operation in 2005. As latest investment in 2014 a fatty alcohol plant in Rotterdam became operational. Wilmar is active in 11 production locations throughout Europe and still growing. The trade and commercial activities for Europe are handled in our European head office in the city center of Rotterdam. Next to that Wilmar has sales offices throughout Europe.

Quality, service and reliability are the cornerstones to Wilmar’s reputation as an international processor and trader in the edible oils and oleochemicals industry.

For our office in Rotterdam is Wilmar Europe Trading B.V. currently looking for a

Commercial Graduate Oleochemicals

As a Commercial Graduate you get a starting position in our commercial team. During the 2 years you will work in the Oleochemicals department which is involved in the trading, production and sales of a wide range of products, both in bulk and as packed. Additionally, you will actively be involved in inbound and outbound operations.

For this job we are looking for a graduate, full time, who should become a stable factor within our commercial department. You will be exposed to all aspects of the commodities business while contributing actively in the day-to-day activities.

Tentative start date for this position will be March 1st, 2020.


  • Assist in pricing and purchases of materials

  • Monitoring of trading position and stocks

  • Analysis of market data

  • Contribute in the development of new businesses

  • Handle sales to designated accounts

We are looking for a candidate with:

  • University grade in Economics, Business Administration, Agricultural Science or similar

  • Experience in commodity trading/sales/finance through internship or student job is a pre

  • You are pro-active, eager to learn, a logical thinker, a team player and a strong communicator

  • In this job you need to have the ability to cope with pressure and unpredictable situations and have a commercial mindset

  • Given the International nature of Wilmar a good command of the English language is required, other languages are a pro, same goes for customs formalities

  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications. Especially knowledge of Excel is a must

We offer you:
A dynamic and a Rotterdam based job within an inspiring team with the opportunity to bring up your ideas. Taking responsibilities and personal development is self-evident within our company. Wilmar Europe Trading B.V. offers good salary and benefits package.

If you are interested in this vacancy and working for our company, please send your curriculum vitae in the English language via our website www.werkenbijwilmar.nl. For more information on Wilmar you can also check our international website www.wilmarinternational.com.

Acquisition for this advertisement is not appreciated.

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