Employment

Join the Silvaris team of professionals.

We’re always looking for dynamic people to join our team! If you believe you are qualified for one of our available positions, please complete the form below. Our human resources team will review your application and contact you if we’d like to learn more.

Current Openings:

Sales – Senior Trader

Founded in 2000, Silvaris Corporation is a technology-powered international trading company specializing in wholesale building materials. We buy from over 1,400 mills and manufacturers, and offer sourcing, finance, and transportation services to over 2,000 wholesale customers.

Silvaris offers compelling rewards, exciting challenges, a fun and open environment, and a unique career opportunity as we rapidly grow. We offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, comprehensive medical/dental/paternity/maternity coverage, stock options for employees who overachieve and excel, as well as a 401(k)-retirement savings plan.

Positions open for highly driven, self-motivated, high-integrity individuals available in Eugene, OR, Portland, OR, Coeur d’ Alene, ID, Boise, ID, Laurel, MS, Ocean Springs, AL, and two locations in Canada (Vancouver, BC and Toronto, Ontario).

Don’t miss this opportunity to join a team of trading professionals in a young, exciting, and progressive work atmosphere. You’ll find Silvaris is a better place to work:

Autonomy and freedom

Leverage Silvaris’ technology and positive work environment to grow your unique book of business.

Team trading approach: collaboration, shared information, and friendly, casual culture

Work with your colleagues across North America to find the best opportunities to buy and sell unique products in a diverse supply and customer base.

Base salary with generous bonus structure

Our compensation and employee company stock plan are unique in the industry! It provides stability, rewards hard work and creativity. Base salary dependent on book of business and current sales experience.

Company Benefits

  • Generous Paid Time off
  • Choice of Health plans, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
  • 401k (U.S.) With company match
  • RRSP for Canadian Employees
  • Leadership Development opportunities
  • Excellent Company culture
  • Cutting Edge Technology

Job Responsibilities

  • Prospecting for Supply and Sales leads, inside and outside our Database
  • Cold Calling Suppliers and Customer to create “Win Win” Solutions
  • Understanding current market dynamics within each product segment
  • Identifying and developing new accounts that fit our product segments
  • Collaborate with other Traders to offer superior pricing and customer service
  • Flexibility and ability to adapt in a quick fashion depending on the situation

Required/Minimum Qualifications

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • High comfort level with web-based technology
  • Strong Problem Solving and Analytical skills
  • Ability to work in an entrepreneurial, unstructured, action oriented team
  • Creative and flexible approach to building new accounts
  • Fast learner – get up to speed on products quickly
  • A passion for attention to detail
  • 2+ years of Commodity Sales Experience
  • Established contacts/book of business in Seconds & Surplus, Building Materials, Lumber & Panel Products or Agriculture products.

Additional or Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Sales, Business Administration, Marketing, or related field
  • Experience in highly competitive roles!

Apply Today!

Use the form below to upload your resume and a cover letter explaining your interest in the position. Strictest confidence observed. Silvaris Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly supports workplace diversity.

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Did You Know

Silvaris believes in supporting its employees with a great benefits program that includes paid time off, maternity/paternity leave, 401K, and more!