Commodities Trader

Longwood FL

Summary

A worldwide leader in metals recycling, GLE Scrap Metal has an opening for a metal trader in Longwood, Florida.

Responsibilities

  • Ability to follow markets, develop daily price sheet, price material, settle with suppliers, distinguish discrepancies, and understand different varieties of materials
  • Actively procure a variety of competitively priced scrap metal packages, ensuring timely delivery and continuous supply 
  • Produce daily price sheet illustrating pricing of various grades of material which reflects true market conditions and ability to purchase at given volumes;
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with vast array of suppliers;
  • Coordinate with customers and vendors in regards to scheduling deliveries of material;
  • Actively communicate with vendors about materials purchased, depicting any special/specific requirements for the package;
  • Develop relationships with scrap metal consumers and understand packages that can be sold including; ingot by-product packages, export packages, and foundry packages;
  • Learn and understand how scrap is processed for foundry use and assist leadership with developing strategies to minimize input costs and maximize margins.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office products
  • Experience in financial analysis, forecasting
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and effectively multi-task priorities
  • Analyze data and report on financials
  • Must be able to pass a background check, drug screening, and physical

Skills

  • Very detail-oriented
  • Strong communications skills
  • Excellent time-management skills.
  • Strong project management skills, teamwork, problem-solving and creativity
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to simultaneously manage several complex projects
  • Problem Solving/Analytical Skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail