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Trafigura Reviews

Updated 11 Jul 2019

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Trafigura CEO Jeremy Weir
Jeremy Weir
56 Ratings
  1. Helpful (1)

    "Challenging and Dynamic environment"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Settlements Manager in Bandra Kurla Complex
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Trafigura full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Rewarding , enthusiastic system , great work culture, supporting environment and good pay master

    Cons

    Leaves according to the region working , work life balance , timings according to the region working , work load , frequent shifting within the team

    Advice to Management

    More get togethers , employees feedback on manegrial decision

    Trafigura2019-02-03
  2. "Operations Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Operations Analyst in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Trafigura for more than a year

    Pros

    * Great Pay with bonuses * Heirarchy has been changed recently with promotions every 3 years * Direct Interaction with Hub offices * Great as a first job in oil trading

    Cons

    * Work pressure is Intense * Might have to work in timezones(Geneva, Singapore, US) * 24*7 role and you have to be prepared to work on weekends as well

    Advice to Management

    * Better retention of Staff * Lesser Work Load

    Trafigura2019-02-05
  3. "Fast - Paced & Dynamic"

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    Current Employee - Senior Analyst in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Trafigura full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Approachable Management , Greater Accountability, Competitive Compensation,Facilities

    Cons

    Haven't experienced any so far

    Trafigura2019-02-04
  4. "Senior Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Trafigura full-time

    Pros

    Very rewarding company if you are star performer and offers best facilities

    Cons

    Long working hours and work life balance Job security

    Advice to Management

    Improve communications to employees and ensure they know about their career progression

    Trafigura2019-01-30
  5. "Operations manager"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Trafigura full-time

      Pros

      exposure, responsibility, ownership, flexibility, dynamic

      Cons

      politic, low life balance, fear culture, poor management

      Trafigura2019-01-29
    • "Operations Analyst"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No Opinion of CEO

      I worked at Trafigura full-time

      Pros

      Great exposure, chance to work with some brilliant people, most roles require travelling.

      Cons

      Long hours and can get extremely hectic

      Trafigura2019-01-24
    • "Worse place to start a career"

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      Former Employee - Operations Analyst in Mumbai
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Trafigura full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      the money they pay you is good. But beware

      Cons

      - Endless working hours - zero work life balance (the blackberry becomes an extension to your body) - Stress eating at cafeteria and all the free sugar drinks make you hate yourself - Personal vendetta run by higher ups in/outside of india

      Advice to Management

      Management needs to change their view that if they pay you the money they have right to your soul and every single minute of your life.

      Trafigura2019-02-20
    • "Not Great but Not Bad!"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Singapore

      I have been working at Trafigura full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Comp better than the market - great benefits

      Cons

      A little bit Cold working environment - very business-minded

      Trafigura2019-01-14
    • "Extremely stressful"

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      Current Employee - Operations in Mumbai
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      No Opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Trafigura full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      I can't think of anything

      Cons

      24 hour job, extremely stressful, Thankless people, No sense of care for employees

      Advice to Management

      Strengthen your HR. Make them answerable.

      Trafigura2019-01-20
    • "Dynamic and challenging"

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        Current Employee - Oil Operations in Mumbai

        I have been working at Trafigura full-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        -Good exposure to commodity trading business, international shipping and logistics -Dynamic and proactive work culture which keeps one on one's toes - Employee efforts are recognised and rewarded constantly - Good compensation structure - Opportunity to work in a global fast paced environment

        Cons

        - Not the best in terms of work life balance initially but gets better with experience - Holidays followed depends on the region the individual is covering and subject to market schedules

        Trafigura2018-12-30
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