Sunday, 7 June 2015

Trading Executive

Chai Trading Company Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary Company of Kenya Tea Development Agency (Holdings) Ltd (KTDA) located in Mombasa. 

We are a logistics and trading company specializing in warehousing, freight forwarding to both local and international destinations and global tea trade. 

We are looking for an experienced professional to fill the following position:
Trading Executive
Reporting to the Trading Manager, the successful candidate who must demonstrate experience in handling diverse tea importing clients and knowledge of customer requirements for various tea markets will be expected to discharge the following key responsibilities among others:
  • Buying teas on behalf of clients from the Auction and privately
  • Growing the business for the company in the region
  • Building strong relations with clients and market players across the region.
  • Processing post auctions trading operations, planning and guiding on consolidation, blending, packing and sample approvals.
  • Tea tasting, matching blend standards
  • Liaising with service providers to ensure timely shipments as per customers’ expectations
  • Maximizing profitability
  • Preparing weekly and monthly reports
  • Running day to day activities of the office.
  • Oversee ISO standards, regulatory and sector requirements are adequately implemented and maintained
  • Performing any other duty that may be assigned from time to time
Qualifications / Skills / Experience

The ideal candidate must have the following qualifications
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Five years’ experience gained in a tea trading company
  • Excellent tea tasting skills
How to Apply 

If you meet the above requirements, please submit a written application, and attach a detailed C.V. stating your age, qualifications, experience and present position.  

Applications to be addressed to: - 

Managing Director
Chai Trading Company Ltd
P O Box 93324-80102
Mombasa, Kenya


Only short listed candidates will be contacted. 

To be received not later than 15th June 2015



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