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Purchaser Trucks & Trailers – German

 Date added:
28 February 2022
 Position type:
Do you have experience in the truck and trailer industry, do you want to work in a professional working environment where there is real trade day in day out and do you have a good command of the German and English language? Then we are looking for you!

Your challenge

Our total range consists of 5 product groups; tractor units, rigids, semi-trailers, light commercial vehicles and machines. We purchase around 10,000 objects around the world every year. For our truck and trailer product group, we are looking for a purchasing specialist for Germany.

As a Buyer Trucks & Trailers you are the calling card of BAS in Germany and you are on the road in Germany every week to maintain and expand your network. Visiting, calling and emailing your network in time is the most important key to success in this position. Building a personal relationship with suppliers contributes greatly to this.

You are on the road in Germany on average 3 days a week to physically view and buy the vehicles. Together with our CRM department, you make a weekly route with current, but also especially new suppliers. Current suppliers are mainly dealers, traders, auctions, leasing companies, transporters and construction companies.

You work very closely with our 3 product managers, who are all responsible for their own subcategories within trucks, namely; tractor units, trucks and trailers. You are in constant contact with them about the prices and delivery conditions of the vehicles that you can purchase. It is then up to you to negotiate the best price and conditions.

Why does this role suit you?
You are enterprising, love trade and are open to innovation. You are proactive, eager to learn and eager to score. In addition, we are looking for a team player who would like to join our team that consists of professionals who are working one by one with the same mission,
which is to purchase the most beautiful and high-quality vehicles for the most favorable price.

  • Daily buying of tractor units, rigids and trailers in an area in Germany;
  • Commercial maintenance of your network;
  • Expanding our current purchasing network;
  • Search for vehicles online at local marketplaces, auctions and leasing companies and then try to buy them at the best conditions;
  • Visit or contact the current supplier base in a timely manner in accordance with the set intervals.

This is what we offer you

  • A very challenging position in an international, progressive and professional organization

  • Lots of room for own initiative, you determine your own success

  • Infinite career opportunities. At BAS you don't have a job but a career!

  • A generous fixed salary

  • A company car worth €50,000 Golf GTD, Mercedes A class – Audi A3 etc.

  • Pleasant outings with the team, from annual celebrations to weekly drinks

  • Participation in the BAS Fit Sports Programme; free fitness and fresh fruit

  • You have at least 3 years of work experience;
  • You have a good command of the German and English language;
  • You like to be on the road a lot, on average 3 days a week;
  • You are a commercial winner, see opportunities and negotiate the best price.

Do you feel at home in a young, close-knit and driven team where you are given a lot of responsibility?
Then you might fit into our team!

Ralf Vousten - Manager Purchase bij BAS Trucks

This is where you’re going to work

BAS World

The BAS Global Truck Concept revolutionized the transport world. Innovative and agile as BAS is, BAS World heralds the next revolution. The concept breaks through all boundaries: with an ingenious, user-friendly app, you can put trucks and trailers in the digital display in one steering movement. Visible to thousands of buyers around the world. This is supported by an international team of passionate experts in purchasing, sales, sales support, IT and marketing. As a colleague at BAS World you work at our modern headquarters in Veghel, which is located at Mac Arthurweg 2 in Veghel.

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