Buyer / Logistics Co-ordinator

Job Title: Buyer/Logistics Co-ordinator

Location: Billingshurst, RH14 9EZ

Salary: c £28,000 – dependant on experience – plus bonus

Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

BPH is a leading supplier of excavator attachments for sale or hire. With depots in the south and the midlands, we cover the whole of the UK and offer next day delivery for in stock products. We also have a selection of used excavator attachments for sale, and we’re renowned for providing high-quality products and a reliable service.

Key Duties

  • Buying of consumable items and parts to support maintenance, repair and overhaul activities (70% of time)
  • Responsible for purchase order from placement to receipt
  • Negotiating best value in all transactions
  • Arranging transport of goods from and to EU and overseas suppliers/customers (30% of time)
  • Liaising with haulage brokers to receive quotes for the movement of goods, transit times, delivery schedules etc
  • Managing UK-EU exports and imports, with customs agents
  • Building and maintaining relationships internally and externally

Key Competencies

  • Working knowledge of international sea and road freight, shipping, customs documentation and Incoterms
  • Experience of booking of transport collections and deliveries to and from EU
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • High accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Good administrative and organisational skills
  • Team player with the ability to use own initiative
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office suite
  • Basic Excel user level, Intermediate level ideally
  • Able to self-motivate and take ownership of their job role

Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of, Purchasing Executive, Supply Chain Executive, Purchasing Officer, Supply Chain Officer, Inventory Administrator, Stock Control Assistant, Warehouse Management, Stock Controller, Warehouse Coordinator, Inventory Management, Stock Movement Coordinator, Inventory Controller, and Inventory Coordinator may also be considered for this role.

No agencies please

If this is you, please complete the form below to start your career at BPH Attachments.

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