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Commercial Specialist, Precious Metals

Job Reference: RS1382

Job Title: Commercial Specialist, Precious Metals

Location: US & Canada

Product: Metals

Role: 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 a global mining entity looking to hire a Commercial Specialist to join the metals team in their Chicago branch.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Execute sales of precious metals from one of the major US plants including gold, silver, selenium, lead carbonates and tellurium
  • Assist with all key steps of the sales process such as strategy formation, commercial and contract negotiation, relationship management
  • Initiate and execute sales strategies to ensure maximum success of the book whilst conducting excellent market analysis to optimize portfolio further
  • Develop key internal and external relationships, interfacing with all relevant stakeholders to ensure smooth execution of the sales process
  • Reports into Commercial Manager

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • 3-5 years of experience in a related, commercial position (sales support, strategy, logistics etc.) within a commodity trading house or producer / miner
  • Ideally have knowledge of precious / non-ferrous metals (copper, aluminum, zinc, nickel, gold, silver, palladium, platinum, selenium, lead carbonates)
  • Excellent communication skills and the desire to further a career in the metals space
  • Must have right to work in the US
  • Located in Chicago or willing to relocate

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 or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.