Flowserve Corporation Procurement Buyer in Moosic, Pennsylvania

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 Requirements:

  1. Bachelors degree preferred. Minimum of 3-5 years of related work experience as a Buyer, within a manufacturing environment is required.

  2. Knowledge of basic business principles such as, purchasing, material logistics, and other business scenarios

  3. Experience in foundry/casting procurement is a plus

  4. Prior Supervisory or Team Leader experience a plus

  5. Excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as exceptional interpersonal communication skills are necessary

  6. Must be a self-motivated contributing team member

  7. Basic experience in Excel, Access, Word, and PowerPoint

  8. An understanding of purchasing functions

  9. An understanding of analysis techniques would be beneficial

  10. Experience in Oracle a plus

  11. Working knowledge of machining and casting processes a plus

  12. Blueprint reading a plus

Position Description:

Essential Functions include preparing and process purchase orders per MRP report, negotiating pricing, delivery times, net terms, supplier source selection, measuring supplier OTD performance, and maintaining accurate costs.

•Establish, maintain and promote positive relationships with vendors to ensure favorable terms and conditions. •Interfaces with Manufacturing, Production Control, Quality Assurance, Accounting, Engineering & Purchasing to achieve the smooth flow of materials and services.

•Develop & maintain purchasing methods for efficient procurement of material in a cost effective manner

Preferences:

The incumbent will be responsible for the following:

  1. Review part drawings, materials, and customer specifications for manufacturing accuracy

  2. Complete buy / make decision based on overall capacity and capability

  3. Confirm all required information is provided to vendor

  4. Review, update, and maintain Status Reports

  5. Ensure that Hot and Aged Jobs are updated daily

  6. Ensure all action items are reviewed and acted upon in a timely manner

  7. Previous experience working with International Suppliers. Understanding NAFTA and documents for exporting/importing products

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Procurement Buyer

Primary Posting Location:

Moosic, Pennsylvania US

Percentage of Approximate Travel Required:

5%

Country:

United States of America

Job Posting Category:

Logistics

Employment Type:

Full time

Relocation Eligible:

No

Auto req ID:

40510BR

40510BR