Buyer

Flowserve
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Mid-level industry position

As a core value, safety remains our highest priority. At Flowserve, we are committed to the safety and well-being of our associates, customers, suppliers and partners. While following enhanced health and safety measures, where possible, our people continue to support the needs of our customers throughout this situation.

We appreciate your interest in a career with Flowserve and wish you good health.

Company Overview:

If a culture of excellence, innovation and ownership is what you’re searching for, consider putting your experience in motion at Flowserve. As an individual contributor, or as a leader of people, your enterprise mindset will ensure Flowserve’s position as the global standard in comprehensive flow control solutions. Here, your opportunity for professional development and industry leading rewards will be supported by our foundational commitments to the values of people first, integrity and safety. Thinking beyond opportunity and reward, at Flowserve, we are inspired by working together to create extraordinary flow control solutions to make the world better for everyone!

Role Summary:

Focus on and manage core Chesapeake, VA procurement activities to meet operational objectives and provide outstanding service levels while achieving lowest total cost of acquisition for direct material, indirect goods, services and logistics. Be an integral part of the site operational supply chain team and executing strategies and objectives set forth by the Global Supply Chain team (GSC).

Responsibilities & Requirements:

• Work with suppliers and Flowserve personnel to purchase material as requested by the MRP system and requisitions and in compliance to standard

• Managing Purchase Requisitions, Spot Buy RFQs and Purchase Orders

• Work with Customer Order Management and Planning to quote costs and deliveries for existing and new purchased components relevant for the site

• Work with Supplier Performance Group, Engineering, Manufacturing and suppliers to fulfill quality, cost, and delivery need

• Manage flow of documents, drawings, specifications, requirements with suppliers to receive material with correct quality and specifications

• Manage deliveries of material as necessary on a timely basis and for the commodities assigned to maximize customer satisfaction and on-time delivery

• Track and report key functional metrics to reduce related expenses and improve effectiveness

• Control spend and build a culture of long-term saving on procurement costs

• Interface with Supply Chain organization (local and global) to resolve issues concerning order placement for assigned commodities

• Support entire procurement team to implement Supply Strategies and standard work-processes

• Collaborative effort with Supplier Performance Group to intervene with suppliers on applicable quality and performance issues (e.g. QC/QA)

• Resolve all issues relating to invoice discrepancies from suppliers for seamless payment processing

• Manage and maintain all system ERP data as required

• Additional related duties deemed appropriate by supervisor

Preferred Experience / Skills: • 2 years in similar role

• Bachelor's degree in Business/Supply Chain Management

• SAP/Oracle experience

• Experience with global suppliers; specifically, Mexico, India, China and Korea

• Exceptional Communication skills

Percentage of Approximate Travel Required: 10%

Job Posting/Business Card Title: Buyer

Job Posting Category: Supply Chain

Employment Type: Full time

Auto req ID: 50020BR

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EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans. Flowserve will also not discriminate against an applicant or employee for inquiring about, discussing or disclosing their pay or, in certain circumstances, the pay of their co-workers. Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access www.flowserve.jobs as result of your disability. You can request a reasonable accommodation by sending an e-mail to employment@flowserve.com. In order to quickly respond to your request, please use the words "Accommodation Request" as your subject line of your email. For more information, read the Accessibility Process.

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