The David J. Joseph Company
Job Description
The David J. Joseph Company (DJJ), founded in 1885, is a world leader in scrap metal recycling and trading. With over 70 locations, The Joseph Company is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nucor Corporation (NUE), a Fortune 200 Company. DJJ has a well-earned reputation for safety, integrity and innovation. We are recognized as a good community citizen who is trustworthy, financially strong and environmentally proactive.

River Metals Recycling (RMR), a wholly-owned subsidiary of DJJ, has an exciting opportunity as a Commercial Buyer at our Louisville, KY facility.

RMR has a terrific opportunity for a professional individual ready to move ahead! As a commercial buyer for RMR, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with accounts to effect best possible service to customers. You will become an expert in your market place and communicate your market forecast to your RMR team. You will interact with corporate personnel and customers to resolve administrative problems (contract changes, special payment terms, and truck schedules). You will present business opportunities to effect strong customer relations and profitability for the Company. You will need to remain current with the metal recycling industry by reading publications and participating in trade associations. You must be able to communicate effectively in both oral and written format as well as Excel. You must be able to handle multiple priorities while providing a high level of support to the customer in a fast paced environment and must have the willingness to go the extra mile learning the scrap metal recycling industry.

Qualified candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in a related field. Customer service experience is a plus. Ability to proactively fix the problem and/or implement a solution when Company resources are used or spent unwisely. Must be self motivated, decisive, and able to work well under pressure and meet critical deadlines.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package to include medical, dental, life, disability, vacation, paid holidays, bonus potential, and 401k match among other great benefits. If you are ready to grow with a successful company, please apply online.

River Metals Recycling is a drug-free workplace and conducts pre-employment testing as a condition of employment. RMR is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here.


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