Gerrards (PM) Ltd is one of the UK’s leading processors and purchasers of precious metals.
Established in 1981 when the majority of the precious metals came via the jewellery trade.
Now Gerrards deals with additional multiple trades , such as Dental , Ceramics and the Motor industry.
We are looking for a trainee buyer to work with our team of buyers and processors.
As a buyer you will be working with testing, sorting and buying precious metals in all different forms.
You will be given full training on how to buy precious metals as well as how to deal with the clients.
Training will include
How to work out the value of the metals
How to work out the price according to the current metals prices
How to work out the percentage of precious metals in a consignment
How to do the relevant AML & DD on every transaction
Dealing with a mixture of different trades that have precious metals in their inventory
The role is multi-faceted, the benefits for the successful candidate are: learning new skills in an unusual industry, learning about Due Diligence processes on clients, interacting with a varied clientele and learning how to work in a diverse team.
Knowledge of jewellery, antiques or pawnbroking is helpful although not compulsory
Starting Salary £17,000 - £20,000
If you are interested in getting a getting a taste of the working world at a great company in a fantastic location please send your CV.