Work at FerroMac International


  • Are you a high potential in the beginning of your career?
  • Are you a team player with commercial flair and professional appearance?
  • Do you like to travel to exotic destinations?
  • Are you fluent in Dutch, English, French and/or Spanish?
  • You don’t want to be ‘just a number’?

Then we want YOU as a TRAINEE STEEL TRADER for our African or Latin American markets.

We are located in the heart of Antwerp in a brand new office building. It is tailored for the needs of the new generation of employees:

  • Isolated work spaces;
  • High end conference call areas;
  • Informal chill out rooms;
  • A fully equipped kitchen to cook your own healthy lunch;
  • Stand-up desks;
  • Sport facilities;
    • Proximity to the central park & showers to use after your lunch work-out/run;
    • A ping pong table;


Our traineeship takes off with four trainee steel traders. We provide a structured course to become an independent steel trader. Your training will begin at our headquarters in the heart of Antwerp.

  • We start with an intense training of 3 to 6 months to let you master the operational side of the business. You will help the senior trader with operational tasks.
  • Secondly, you will get trained in product knowledge, commercial skills, quick calculations, analyze prize structures, work out analyzes, start-up commercial actions, control risks, …
  • After 6 months you will be supporting smaller existing clients from the senior trader under his supervision. During this time you will join the senior trader on business trips & worldwide conferences.
  • After 18 to 24 months, depending on your skill and progress, you will be appointed your own market that you may singlehandedly develop.



Our ideal candidate must:

  • Be an enthusiastic team player;
  • Have strong commercial insights;
  • Be willing to travel to exotic destinations;
  • Be fluent in English and Dutch;
  • Be comfortable to communicate in French (for African Traders);
  • Be comfortable to communicate in Spanish (for Latin America Traders);
  • Have a Bachelor Degree.


We are preferably looking for:

  • Recent graduates;
  • Candidates with strong commercial insights;
  • Graduates with a Master Degree in Commercial Engineering, Applied Economical Sciences;
  • Candidates with easy access to our Antwerp offices.



We offer you a position in a smaller company where you are not just a number. You will enjoy one-on-one training by  experts and have to opportunity to show & grow your potential. You will be welcomed in a no-nonsense environment of a growing and ambitious SME where team spirit comes first.

We offer:

  • Young and enthusiastic colleagues;
  • The opportunity to grow and to develop your personal skills;
  • Quarterly Team Events;
  • A starting salary above average;
  • Meal vouchers;
  • Medical insurance;
  • Group Insurance;
  • Flexible work hours;
  • Company bonus;
  • Nice incentives;
  • After proven skill:
    • Personal Bonus
    • Car
    • Smartphone + subscription


  • Striking candidates stand out by their CV & motivational letter;
  • They will receive two calls (+/-15min. each), one from our trade coordinator and one from our managing director, to check if there is a match;
  • If there is, you will be invited for a tasty diner to get to know each other;

If we hit it off, your desk will be ready!

Still not convinced? Take a look at our current team of young experts, average age 31, who will become your mentors and coaches:

Check our explanation movie: