Precious Metals Trader
Umicore Precious Metals Canada Inc. 32 reviews - Markham, ON

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  • Trading and hedging of physical and non physical precious metals as per trading policies and procedures
  • Perform metal transfers for trading accounts upon request
  • Post incoming metal transfers to credit corresponding trading accounts
  • Maintain daily trading sheets and ensure compliance with hedging limits
  • Maintain daily foreign exchange hedging file and ensure compliance with forex limits
  • Track daily product sales and refining settlements to maintain a hedged position that keeps metal price fluctuation risk and foreign exchange risk to a minimum
  • Coordinate & timely sourcing of raw material as per manufacturing and sales requirements & specifications.
  • Enter metal markets and foreign exchange transaction into accounting software system
  • Daily confirmation and reconciliation of metal consignment and fund balances with metal suppliers
  • Maintain metal loans with other trading desks and ensure timely metal turnover to minimize metal loan interests
  • Prepare and manage metal loan evaluations to customers to ensure compliance of margin requirements
  • Daily reconciliation of metal transactions and forex transactions
  • Manage Trading desk to grow the profitability of bullion sales
  • Review and post monthly metal loan interests to accounting software system
  • Other duties as assigned


  • A diploma/degree in business or accounting along with 3 years experience in a financial setting
  • Strong analytical, organizational, time management, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to deal with individuals at all levels in a fast-paced, demanding environment, often with tight deadlines and multiple deliverables.
  • Proactive and can work independently, escalating issues when appropriate.
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency with accounting software and office productivity tools. Microsoft Excel – Intermediate level, prior experience with ERP systems
  • Effective investigation and problem solving skills
  • Strong communication and entrepreneurial skills.
  • Keen eye for detail, and the ability to spot potentially fraudulent or dishonest activities
  • Ability to deal with customers in a professional and objective manner
  • Effectively manage precious metal trading & foreign exchange transactions to minimize risk and financial loss

Umicore Precious Metals Canada Inc. is a leading supplier of precious metals products, assaying and refining services in Canada and the USA. The company operates from its facilities in Markham, ON. Umicore, a certified member of the Responsible Jewellery Council, also has ISO 9001 (quality), ISO 14001 (environment) and OHSAS 18001 (health and safety) certifications.

About this company
32 reviews
Umicore is a materials technology group. Its activities are centered on four business areas: Advanced Materials, Precious Metals Products...