Learn. Succeed. Celebrate.

As one of the world’s leading trading houses in the international environmental commodity markets, ACT Commodities offers exciting career opportunities to those with an entrepreneurial spirit. If you have the talent, ambition and drive to succeed in our dynamic and complex market, we will give you all the knowledge and support needed to reach your highest potential.

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“Learn. Succeed. Celebrate.” sums up the experience of working at ACT Commodities. We are all continuously learning, achieving and celebrating together. Each day presents an opportunity for us to reach new heights and gain fresh inspiration.

Learning at ACT involves deepening knowledge, broadening expertise and furthering personal development, which enables you to make a greater contribution to our collaborative efforts. This, combined with your personal value-add benefits each of your clients as you deliver attentive end-to-end service with ease and confidence.

Succeeding at ACT is continually expanding your expertise in the dynamic environmental commodities markets. Guided by strategic goals, our traineeship program fast-tracks your career by demonstrating our belief that personal development and satisfaction is as essential to employees’ success as professional skill set.

Celebrating at ACT is something we do together! Each employee contributes to our company’s success, ensuring everyone is reminded of how individual efforts boost the whole team’s performance.

Becoming an ACT Sales Trader

New sales traders at ACT Commodities participate in a challenging and in-depth Traineeship program, during which all the knowledge and skills necessary to build a successful trading business is acquired. This thorough learning and development program is tailored to every individual’s needs, so that all of the employees we invest in have the best possible opportunity to reach their full potential.


Would you like to discover more about the world of sales trading? Join us at one of our discovery and networking events where you’ll learn all about ACT Commodities, our business and, most importantly, meet the people who make up the team.

ACT Commodities Masterclass
The ACT Commodities Masterclass is an opportunity to discover if you’ve got what it takes to become a Sales Trader. Interactive sessions give you a taste of our challenging activities and insights into our commodity markets, business model and how we achieve success through connecting well with clients. ACT Commodities’ founders Jaap Janssen and Bram Bastiaansen also present their entrepreneurial vision of sales and trading.

ACT Commodities Meet & Greet
Meet & Greet is our networking event where you can chat with our company founders and Sales Traders. The evening kicks off with an interactive session with CEO Paul ter Veen and desk manager Rick Lashkari. Our Sales Traders then join for informal drinks and snacks, so you can talk directly to current employees about their experience working at  ACT Commodities.

What our employees say

Happy and motivated people are essential to our success. At ACT Commodities we pride ourselves on providing our employees with the right conditions to thrive. But you don’t just have to take our word for it. Find out what our employees have said themselves.

Leaving your problems in the hands of an expert is what’s going to change your life for good

Energizing challenges in a productive social environment

Friendly team spirit helps us forge rewarding client relationships

Dynamic role in a company that invests well in its employees