Parts Specialist

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Hounslow, United Kingdom

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30+ days ago

We are looking for Parts Specialists responsible for providing adequate service to our customers and Service Providers in order to maximize customer satisfaction. Successful candidates will be responsible also for raisingpurchase orders and maintaining procurement records.

Tasks & Typical duties/responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Book & manage parts in and out;
  • Deal with customer queries and orders, interpreting customer requirements and giving advice on any additional requirements or prices;
  • Work alongside the customer service team, identify and analyse customer’s pain points and latest demands;
  • Interpret customer’s needs for the parts team guiding purchasing and manufacturing in China;
  • Sourcing of parts in a timely and efficient manner;
  • Dealing with orders- raising purchase orders;
  • Providing central support helping to satisfy all procurement-related queries;
  • Summaries monthly sales figure and make purchasing planning of parts;
  • Ensure that all customer complaints are dealt with quickly and effectively;
  • Source suitable alternatives from local suppliers if needed;
  • Accounts and payment checking with customers by working closely with the finance team

Skills and requirements:

  • 2-3 year experience of working within a parts department or as a procurement specialist or in a similar position (purchasing, order processing, procurement);
  • Experience of dealing with customers and handling complaints;
  • Previous vehicle parts stock control experience;
  • Good telephone answering/interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to work under pressure, prioritise duties and motivate others;
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft office, understanding of SAP and WMS (warehouse management system) is a plus;
  • Chinese speaking is beneficial.

We offer:

  • Performance and experience based competitive remuneration;
  • Scottish Widow workplace pension;
  • 25 days paid holidays + public holidays;
  • On-site free parking;
  • Department & company wide teambuilding events;
  • An exciting opportunity to lead the European transition to Zero Emissions transportation and de-carbonization of the economy.

Our Purpose is to build a zero-emission future that reconnects humanity with nature and a World of clean air. We are looking for talent that connects with this mission and want to create positive impact by joining a diverse and dynamic team.

Job Types: Full-time, Fixed term contract

Salary: £27,000.00-£34,000.00 per year


  • Company events
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay


  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Hounslow, TW5 9QA: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Application question(s):

  • What is your notice period?


  • Parts Management: 3 years (preferred)


  • Chinese (preferred)

Work authorisation:

  • United Kingdom (required)

Work Location: In person

Reference ID: J230023