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Trade Support – Contract Specialist

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Trade Operations

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In joining STX Group, you become part of a diverse and dedicated team of 500+ professionals from 60+ nationalities at the forefront of the transition to a sustainable world. From our offices around the world, we offer services from comprehensive trading and investment in environmental commodities to tailored decarbonization strategies. Embark on a purpose-driven career with us and make a tangible difference in accelerating green growth. We’re looking for a Trade Support – Contract Specialist to join our business and the extremely dynamic market we operate in, and to embark on a journey with us towards a better tomorrow.  


The trade operations team takes care of all the transactions after the agreements are signed. We ensure that the trade flow is correct, accurate, and in line with the company’s guidelines, from A to Z. Essentially, we’re STX’s gatekeepers. It’s not often I’ve come across a team that works as quickly, efficiently, and accurately as trade operations does. 

Growing the global green economy. Ready to make it your mission?

Key Responsibilities

  • Learn the operational and contractual side of the environmental certificates trade process.
  • Draft, amend, and review purchase and sale contracts as well as Framework/General Agreements for both certificates and physical trades in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Follow up with internal and external stakeholders to manage the contract lifecycle from initiation to completion.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date contract records.
  • Support various automation projects to aid team efficiency.

What does a rewarding career mean to you?

Key Requirements

  • 2+ years of experience contract management or negotiation in a physical commodity trading environment including knowledge of Incoterms and other commodity trading terms and conditions
  • Fantastic attention to detail with the ability to work independently including as part of a team
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Enthusiastic about environmental commodities and currently living (in the area of) Amsterdam or willing to relocate


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Compensation and benefits

Competitive remuneration package

Pension scheme contributions

Sport and training opportunities

Strong focus on personal and professional development

Diversity Statement

We encourage and welcome applications from candidates of diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives to enhance our team and contribute to a more inclusive work environment. Diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging are more than just concepts – they are part of our everyday work culture, ensuring employees are welcomed and experience true camaraderie.

At STX, we ask applicants to think holistically about roles. If the role sounds exciting and a great fit for you but some of the criteria or required experience doesn’t 100% line up, we still encourage you to apply!

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If you have any questions or would like to talk about this position. Please do reach out to:

Recruitment Coordinator

Megan Cowell

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Our recruitment process


CV Review

We check if your profile meets the job requirements


Assessment + recruiter intake

Online assessment and recruiter intake call


Two rounds of interviews

We will assess your skills and alignment with the role and team, including a business case if applicable



We will make you an offer, take care of your onboarding and welcome you to the STX family

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