Cormorant Commodities B.V.

Study phase

WO Master, WO Afgestudeerd, HBO Master, HBO Afgestudeerd




4, 5

Required languages

English OR Dutch


Business development, Communicatie, Inkoop, Sales, Strategie & planning, Supply chain & operations




4, 5, 6, 6+

Place of work

Deels op kantoor

About us

Cormorant Commodities is the trusted supply chain partner for all organic feed and food materials. Our office is based in Amsterdam The Netherlands but we operate on a global level. The company was founded in 2012 and has since seen a steady growth. During this period we have developed several strategy and long-term partnerships with producers and client around the globe.

Due to our vast network of suppliers and customers we are flexible and efficient in our offerings in terms of availability quality pricing and quantity. We prefer to say that we offer a service instead of just a product. Working with us is more than just a transaction. Just ask around and see for yourself.

Our team has many years of experience and expertise in the domains of international trade supply chain management product application and technical knowledge. Four our clients we manager the purchasing shipping storage and deliveries upon request and we do so to their doorstep. Because we simply transport a lot of product we are able to obtain competitive freight costs with our transport partners.

Job description

We are a midsized, well-known European boutique trader in organic vegetable oils and grains. Think sunflower oil, soybean expellers, or just barley or corn. All organic! We sell these to the food- the feed- and cosmetics industry throughout Europe.

You will get a unique opportunity to be trained and educated in the craft of commodity trading. You will work in an easy going spirit, in a team of likeminded colleagues.

Within this highly dynamic role, you will come into contact with customers – making and closing deals – as well as with raw-material suppliers – sourcing the raw materials at the best price. Simultaneously you learn all the other valuable secondary aspects of commodity trading. Meaning that you will become acquainted with organising logistics, drafting contracts, the nutritional aspects of the raw materials, finance, etc.


What you will bring:

Your study subject doesn’t matter too much to us, but the ideal candidate is.

• Competitive, curious, driven and energised, is self starting, a finisher and is precise.

• Bringing a feel for numbers and a naturalness in socialising with (international) people.

• Good in English (speaking and writing). Spanish and or German and or French is a pre.

• Education on a Bachelor level is minimally required, preferably Academic.

The role requires a full time 40 hours employment. Based in Amsterdam. Starting date tbd.

Working conditions

Startersfunctie. Wij bieden een flexibele menselijke arbeidsomgeving in AMS-zuid. Een loopbaan in de commodity industry. Wij ontwikkelen en trainen de nieuwe collega alle skills en capabilities die iemand een vakkundig trader maakt. Competenties die later deuren openen bij Cargill, Bunge , ADM of Carry Callebaut. Internationale omgeving.