Internship Asian Fuels and Renewables Market

ACT Commodities is a global leader in trading environmental commodities. Founded in 2009 as one of the first companies to pursue this market, today we are one of the largest specialized trading firms in the fields of carbon emissions, biofuels, renewable energy and energy efficiency, on a global scale. This is complemented with widespread activity in the oil and petroleum markets, which expand our scope covering the intertwined world of energy and fuel commodities. ACT Commodities operates out of both Amsterdam and New York.

What you will do

In this role you will have the chance to develop your knowledge about the Asian fuels and renewables markets and to become acquainted with sales and trading. Daily tasks will consist of evaluating environmental compliance and biofuels markets in Asia. You will formulate an approach to collect information about trade flow, market participants, and supply and demand. You will be involved in generating interest and business development.

What you will research

  • A description of the market
  • Players in the market on the supply and demand side
  • Overview of the market drivers, history of prices and outlook for the future
  • Overview competitors
  • Needed investment to start up a market

Job requirements

  • Master's degree or undergraduate, preferably in Finance or Business Economics
  • Native Chinese speaker is required
  • Excellent in speaking and writing English
  • Full time available for 3-6 months
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Taking initiative, creative mind and eager
  • Sales/commercial experience is a plus

Compensation & benefits

  • Stimulating working environment
  • Work in the world's fastest growing and most dynamic commodity markets
  • Competitive internship pay
  • The chance the receive a full-time job offer to become a Sales Trader within our company

Meet Some of ACT Commodities's Employees

Rick L.

Manager, Renewable Energy

Rick helps his clients achieve all their environmental goals while also assisting the other sales traders on his desk in performing their everyday trading activities.

Kala P.

Corporate Recruiter

Kala is responsible for the entire ACT Commodities recruitment process from start to finish. She also handles most HR processes—and fun office projects whenever they come up.


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