Operations Analyst

Date: Sep 3, 2021

Location: New York - New York, US, 10022

Company: Heraeus

Trading Operations Analyst
Heraeus Precious Metals
Location New York - New York
Full Time


Imagine a job where you will have the opportunity to do exciting and challenging work, while collaborating with extraordinary colleagues. A company that invests in you and your career, providing the training, mentoring, development and support you need to be successful now and in the future. If you want a career without limits with a market-leading family-owned, global company where you can make an impact, then imagine an opportunity at Heraeus. Every day, our worldwide team of approximately 14,900 employees are bringing forward new ideas and solutions that are impacting and transforming everything from healthcare to renewable energy to e-mobility to high-tech and telecommunications.



As an employer, we offer open space - For Designers. For Forward Thinkers. For Doers. Innovation has been the secret of our sustained business success for 165 years, and you can have the opportunity to apply your knowledge to help us write that next chapter of success.


Here are just a few of the things you will get to do: 

  • Assists traders in day-to-day operations by processing trades, using SAP.
  • Arranges safe and prompt physical shipments of high-value company inventory. Complies with insurance and customs requirements.
  • Advises traders on best shipment practices and alerts traders and customers of metal arrival schedules.
  • Assists customers regarding shipments, confirmations, and payments; confirms trades.
  • Creates pool account transfers.
  • Reconciles pool/lease accounts and confirmations with customers and affiliated companies.
  • Reconciles daily future trades. Matches daily future positions based on broker’s statement and monthly reconciliation of open and closed futures. Check and validate daily margin requirements with brokers.
  • Maintains monthly contracts in system in coordination with traders.




We are looking for people who are not just open to new ideas, but want to bring fresh thinking, energy and a creative perspective to their work. Some of the traits and qualifications the ideal candidate would possess include: 

  • A Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance, and a minimum of one year of experience in accounting, preferably in trading operations within a precious metals or similar commodity environment.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office is required. Experience using SAP is preferred. 

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City