Flowserve Corporation Regional Commodity Manager EMA (m/w) in Coslada, Spain

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.


  • Drive, coordinate and implement via commodity leads and cross functional teams sourcing strategies for castings commodities with global/regional and site alignment

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

  • Prepare business case study with savings/investments/PBP/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

  • Benchmark global castings supply markets for deriving maximum value to the business on a longer term

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

  • Budget, plan and track Spend/Savings/LCS% and actively ensure completion with sites and regional alignment

  • Lead global negotiations, manage business reviews/supply agreements with key suppliers with the help of commodity leads and cross-functional supply chain teams

  • Full integration with Supplier Development Managers and sites quality to drive supplier development and supplier performance improvement programs

  • Develop and deploy comprehensive low cost sourcing strategies with the help of LCS teams within site regions

  • Prepare an LCS road map with improvement of Total Cost of Ownership

  • Ensure a close alignment and interface with CSOA/Site Project Management/Advance Procurement and facilitate improvement of Price Make Up/Multipliers/Hit Rate for high impact projects on bid stage. Measure & Monitor KPI's on all these initiatives

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

Position Requirements:

  • Commodity Management / Supply Chain experience at regional / global Level of 7 to 8 years

  • Castings experience, a plus

  • Experience in technical aspects of foundry castings 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 30%)

  • 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

Position Description:

Commodity Management – Castings and Forgings for Original Equipment and After Market business in EMA. Support other commodities as required Fabrications and Couplings. The position of the Regional Commodity Manager EMA can be based in Spain or in any other EU country where Flowserve facility is located.

This position drives:

  • Commodity strategic plan and sourcing roadmaps via Cross-Functional Teams

  • Product Management/Engineering/Quality/Site Supply Chain commodity leads

  • Interface with the CSOA(Customer Order Service Acquisition ) and CSOF(Customer Order Fulfillment) to execute best cost sourcing for high impact projects

  • Drive business reviews/negotiations/supply agreements with key suppliers and manage relationships

  • Execute Annual Operating Plan and Metrics of the commodities

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Regional Commodity Manager EMA (m/w)

Percentage of Approximate Travel Required:


Primary Posting Location:

Coslada, ES

Job Posting Category:

Supply Chain

Employment Type:

Full time

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