Iron Ore Research Analyst (M/F)



  • To provide the freight trading desks with insight and analysis of the supply and demand of iron ore & steel.
  • Develop and maintain industry models and forecasts to support research & marketing activities.
  • Assist the development of business and strategic activities through the provision of detailed insightful market analysis.
  • Work closely with commercial desk & other members of the research team to assist in identification of trading opportunities.
  • Assist with projects as required.
  • Be commercially focused with a goal of maximizing the company’s revenues through accurate and insightful research and advice.


    • Minimum of 4+ years of experience in commodities research, with a solid pre-existing contact network within the iron ore market.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (English) are essential, as is the ability to work to deadlines.
    • The capability to see the big picture and understand what information matter
    • Highly effective analytical problem solving- and technical skills are a crucial component of the role, as well as the ability to communicate with the commercial teams.
    • Showing a sense of responsibility and taking ownership over one’s work and results.
    • Demonstrating a collaborative team player attitude and the willingness to make real contributions to the company’s profit.
    • Excellent organizational and planning skills, and furthermore the ability to time manage and prioritize the workload.
    • Bringing in a strong industry network (especially in China), as well as maintaining and expanding such, is essential for the success of this position.
    • The ability to speak Mandarin is an added advantage.

    Please submit your application using the form below or via email to Oldendorff Carriers does not accept paper applications for online postings.