Trafigura is one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading and logistics houses. Our business is advancing trade for a growing array of customers and counterparties around the world. The company directly employs over 5,300 people through a network of 65 offices in 36 countries. We source, store, blend and deliver essential raw materials and commodities. In 2014, we traded 120.4 million tonnes of oil and petroleum products and 49.1 million tonnes of metals and minerals commodities. We operate responsibly, adding real value for our clients, our stakeholders and our shareholders. Founded in 1993, the company is owned by its founding shareholders and senior management. It has achieved substantial growth in recent years, growing revenue from USD18 billion in 2004 to USD127.6 billion in 2014.
Our two year graduate development programme is designed to provide you with a structured series of rotations across our core trading business in areas such as Corporate Finance, Trade Finance, Operations, and Deals Desk with the potential to rotate into our mid and downstream supply and warehousing and logistics business’, ensuring that you have a comprehensive understanding of all areas of the business, opening up a future of unlimited opportunities within the Trafigura group.
Initial training is held in either Montevideo or Mumbai with all graduates globally spending the first one and a half rotations (12 months) in either location before then completing the programme (final 12 months) in the home location to which you applied or any location globally including, but not limited to: Geneva, Houston, Johannesburg, Moscow, Panama, Rio, Shanghai, Singapore, Stamford.