Flowserve Corporation Regional Supply Chain Manager FPD in Desio, Italy

Company Overview:

Flowserve is the recognized world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals, automation, and services to the power, oil, gas, chemical, and other industries. With more than 18,000 employees in more than 55 countries, we combine our global reach with a local presence.

Position Description:

Regional Strategic Supply Chain Management – Lead a group of site supply chain managers as well as coordinate with Supplier Development Managers and Category Managers in the region for Original Equipment Platform.


  • Create and execute Annual Operating Plan and Metrics for regional platform scope Drive, coordinate and implement via Category leads and cross functional teams sourcing strategies for major commodities with global/regional and site alignment

  • Lead and manage Regional Sourcing Projects/Strategic Initiatives via Cross-Functional teams (Product Management, Engineering/Quality/Site supply chain leads) using APQP/PPAP and supplier surveillance processes

  • Prepare business case study with savings/investments ROI calculations as and when required for critical projects

  • Develop an optimized supply base based on strategic importance/procurement value/risk dependency aspects and performance levels

  • Participate, and intensify key supplier relationships using strategic alliance models with emphasis in region

  • Full integration with Category Specialist Managers and sites quality to drive supplier development and supplier performance improvement programs

  • Lead and drive with the help of cross-functional teams the cost reduction roadmaps using Make/Buy and VAVE processes for major pump categories

  • Mentor/Train the site supply chain teams and LCS teams on Supply Chain/category Management Skills/Practices. Energize and empower the work teams with adequate controls

  • Maintain close interface with other Regional Supply Chain Managers in EPO

Position Requirements:

  • Category Management/Supply Chain Experience at Regional/Global Level of 8 to 10 years Experience in Technical aspects of Foundry Castings , OSM , Forgings and Fabrications, motors, preferred

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering preferred, not mandatory

  • Strong Communication and Interpersonal Skills

  • Wide Cultural adaptability, Change Oriented, Stress resistant

  • Flexibility and Mobile (Traveling 40%)

  • Ability to work in a Matrix and Network Organizational Model

  • Good influencing Capability and Effective listening skills

  • Practice rather than preach mentality

  • Think Global and Act Local Mentality

  • Proficient in written and verbal English, second language a plus


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Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Regional Supply Chain Manager FPD

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Primary Posting Location:

Desio, IT

Job Posting Category:

Supply Chain

Employment Type:

Full time

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