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Metals Sales Assistant, Zurich

Job Reference: RS0448B

Job Title: Metals Sales Assistant, Zurich

Location: Europe

Product: Shipping

Role: Operations & Logistics, Sales

Redstone Commodity Search focus on offering 360° search solutions to the global commodities markets. With a competitive coverage of Trading Houses, Producers, Majors, Utilities, Merchants, Hedge Funds, Investment Banks and Brokerages; Redstone Commodity Search can confidently offer you an edge in today’s volatile market.

Redstone Commodity Search are working with an international metal trading and producing team looking for a Sales Assistant for their offices in Zurich, Switzerland

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Assisting in arranging shipments with freight and freight forwarding companies and suppliers to confirm shipping schedules for products through recording invoices and shipments
  • Working with shipping agents and clients to ensure timely delivery of products
  • Examination of technical specifications
  • Administrative support of the logistics team
  • Producing and checking essential shipping documentation required by customers and suppliers including bills of ladings, invoices, export customs entries
  • Relationship management with clients

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Two years’ experience in a logistics/ sales background, ideally within a commodities background
  • Ability to work and live in Zurich, Switzerland
  • Excellent administration and numeracy skills
  • IT literate (Microsoft excel, Word, Access)
  • Additional European languages as a bonus (French, Swiss, German)


For all positions based in Switzerland, Redstone Commodity Search works with their licensed Swiss partner Accurity GmbH. All candidate applications are handled in accordance with Swiss law.

If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to maya@redstonesearch.com or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.