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Job description

JB Cocoa is looking for Commodity Trading & Forex Trainee who main responsibilities  for  consolidating & presenting of the company’s commodity risk position & Ad hoc research & duties required by the Trading & Treasury Department.


  • Responsible for the maintenance & accuracy of the company’s Position Report which comprise of daily reporting (by 3.00pm) & consolidation of the company’s
    • physical purchase position,
    • physical sales position,
    • physical contract imbalance,
    • paper futures position
    • paper OTC position.
    • Paper option position
    • Forex Transactions
  • Prepare financial forecast based on purchase & sales estimations and current market conditions.
  • Support front office in contract creation and update of price fixing in SAP.
  • Monitor Margin call limits on various paper accounts & liaise with finance team for margin transfers.
  • Monthly liaise with Finance team to ensure that the month end closing figures are accurate
  • To assist traders on product pricing calculations.
  • Perform research duties as and when required by the team
  • Report on exposure limits to risk & finance team.
  • Calculation of potential margin call amount based on market fluctuation.
  • Update of realize & unrealized gain/loss.
  • Assist on any ad-hoc tasks as required by the dept


  • BA or BS in Business (Account & Finance preferred)
  • Basic understanding of ERP systems
  • High integrity with good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to problem solve using data
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Good working attitude and willing to learn. Adaptable to changing environment and willing to take on challenges.
  • Flexible working hours, but required to be on call during Cocoa market open hours 4.30pm – 2.30am.

* Salary Depend on qualification, ability and experience.

* Shortlisted candidate is advised to download, fill up and send us the application form through application form on career page for speedier processing purpose.

Department: Trading
Project Location(s): JB Cocoa Sdn Bhd
Education: Bachelor degree in Business Administration or similar relevant field.

Interest candidates are encouraged to write-in or email their resume to the address below

The Human Resources Department
JB Cocoa Sdn Bhd
Lot CP1, Jalan Tanjung A/6,
Pelabuhan Tanjung Pelepas,
81650 Gelang Patah, Johor.