International Sourcing Specialist – Sourcing team

Longo Group is the leading used car retailer in the Baltic states with presence in Riga, Vilnius, Tallinn and Panevežys. Our mission is to transform the Baltic used car industry by providing a fully transparent, reliable and world class car purchase experience to our customers across both the digital and brick & mortar channel.

To enable our customer promise, we built a fully vertically integrated company. All our cars are sourced and prepared in house. At Longo, we value transparency, reliability, and professional approach in everything we do.

To support our growth ambitions, we are currently looking for a

International Sourcing Specialist – Sourcing team

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Scanning sourcing channels in various countries on a daily basis for cars suitable for purchase by Longo.
  • Working with our Pricing System and pricing team to evaluate and value selected cars for potential purchase.
  • Maintaining – and expanding – our list of sourcing partners in the countries for which you will be responsible.
  • Coordinating logistical and administrative processes for the cars purchased.
  • Maintaining the feedback loop with our preparation and sales teams.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Deep knowledge of – and passionate about – passenger cars, both in theory and practice. Previous experience in the car industry (car evaluator, sourcing, remarketing, trade, repair, sales) highly desirable.
  • Reliable and high attention to detail.
  • Willing to learn quickly; good at processing and analyzing information and feedback quickly.
  • Ability to function well in a team-oriented and fast-moving environment.
  • Fluency in English and good command of one more priority language (German, French, Swedish, Italian, Spanish)

WE OFFER:

  • Competitive salary (monthly salary starting from 1400 EUR and up, depending on experience) and health insurance.
  • Structured path towards professional development in one of the fastest growing companies in Latvia.
  • Professional, experienced, and friendly team.
  • Open, flat organization with international exposure.

Interested?

Interested? You can apply by submitting your CV until July 17th, 2022 to edgars.ermansons@longo.group

ABOUT LONGO GROUP

Longo Group was established in 2018 and is the leading used car retailer in the Baltics. The Group is the fastest-growing used car retailer in the Baltics - its monthly sales of used cars more than twice exceed the amounts sold by competitors, delivering more than 10 000 vehicles to customers since starting operations.

The company provides a transparent and reliable used car procurement, sales and funding intermediation services. Company branches dealing with car sales are open in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia. Company branches in Netherlands, Belgium and Germany specialize in vehicle procurement, for further sale in the Baltics. The Group has its own preparation center in Lithuania with facilities based in the Panevežys region. To ensure the highest quality standards, before cars are sold, they are thoroughly checked, conditioned and if needed repaired by Longo’s professional team.

In May 2019 Longo opened its Riga trading lot – the largest in the Baltics with 450 car capacity. In early 2022 a totally new concept in the market was introduced by Longo- it opened a showroom in RYO shopping mall in Panevėžys, Lithuania where customers have opportunity to interact with sales representatives and order cars to be delivered for test drives. Today total range of vehicles on offer in the Baltics is approximately 1 000 cars. All cars on sale are provided with 2 month or 3 000 km warranty