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.
  • Responsible for management of two junior analysts.
  • 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 5+ years experience in commodities research with a solid contact network within the iron ore market.
  • Excellent communication skills (English) are essential as is the ability to work to deadlines and work collaboratively. Ability to speak Mandarin is an added advantage.
  • Analytical problem solving and technical skills
  • The capability to see the big picture and understand which information matters
  • Highly effective communication skills
  • The ability to work as part of a team and a willingness to make a real contribution
  • Excellent organisation and planning skills and the ability to manage your own workload
  • Good industry network especially in China

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