Are you our new
Specialist Purchasing Support - French

 Date added:
28 February 2022
 Position type:
Do you think it's a sport to generate as many leads as possible per day for our buyers? Do you get energy from seeing new opportunities every day and achieving success from them? Do you have a good command of the French and English language? Then we have the perfect challenge for you!

Your challenge

Our total range consists of 5 product groups, light commercial vehicles - trucks - rigids - trailers and machines. We purchase around 10,000 objects around the world every year. For our product groups we are looking for an enthusiastic Purchasing Support Specialist who speaks the French and English language well. In this function you will work in the purchasing department within BAS World in Veghel or you can also working remote.

As a Purchasing Support Specialist, you map out new suppliers via chat, email and telephone. You collect leads from potential suppliers who are currently, or possibly in the future, going to offer a truck, commercial vehicle or construction machine for sale. By correctly qualifying the online leads and also enriching the customer data in our database, you know how to efficiently provide the first contact moments with our suppliers. If a supplier has decided to offer its vehicles to us, you ultimately link the supplier to the right buyer. He or she then takes over the purchasing conversation and proceeds to the negotiation phase. So you can say that you provide the perfect commercial lead for our purchasing team.

In short: your role is crucial for the commercial success within BAS and the achievement of our objectives. Do you want to develop yourself further in the field of purchasing vehicles and eventually grow into a position as a buyer in the field? This is for example a possibility.

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.

  • You are the link between our suppliers, buyers and the CRM department;
  • Contacting and maintaining our existing relationships by telephone;
  • Expanding our current purchasing network;
  • Checking and supplementing supplier data in our CRM system;
  • Handling requests from our suppliers from all over Europe.

This is what we offer you

  • A 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!

  • Much appreciation and an attractive salary

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

  • Participation in the BAS Fit Sport program; free fitness and fresh fruit

  • You have a good command of the French and English language;
  • You are available full-time/part-time;
  • You have a commercial attitude and like to work in an international environment;
  • Proactive attitude and good communication skills;
  • You like to be in contact with international customers and you know how to adapt easily to various cultures.

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 Trucks

At BAS Trucks you are at the centre of the action. The office overlooks an area of the size of a few soccer fields, filled with tractors, trailers, trucks, tippers and combis. From Veghel they find their way to satisfied customers in more than a hundred countries, worldwide. Our passionate teams literally speak the language of the customer and arrange everything to ensure that the sales and transport process runs as smoothly as possible. They know their way around marketing, IT & Development, Finance & HR and are customer-friendly, innovative, energetic and driven. And above all: commercially competent! You want to belong to that. As a colleague at BAS Trucks you will work at (or on the site of) our modern headquarters in Veghel, which is located at Mac Arthurweg 2 in Veghel.

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