Flowserve Corporation Supervisor, Purchasing 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 Description

This position is based in MOOSIC, PA and reports to the Manager of Supply Chain

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Supervising the activities of the Purchasing Department with 4 direct reports

  • Assist the buyers, and will themselves, engage suppliers to procure goods, services, develop proposals and/or negotiate prices, terms, schedules, and other provisions of the purchase orders and acquisition contracts which are in line with company procurement policies/practices.

  • Interact and negotiate with supplies and management

  • Develop, implement, and maintain procedures and the sequence of operations within the department to optimize workflow

  • Assist in meeting all business unit goals and objectives

  • Prepare for and participate in daily accountability meetings

  • Confirm all required information is provided to vendor

  • Review, update, and maintain job status reports

  • Ensure that hot and aged jobs are updated daily

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

Position Requirements

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

  • BS with 5 to 7 years of related work experience or equivalent related work experience is preferred

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

  • Prior supervisory or team lead experience

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills are necessary

  • Must be self-motivated contributing team member

  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment

  • Basic experience in excel, access, word and power point

Preferences

  • Experience in ORACLE is a plus

  • Experience in foundry/casting procurement is a plus

  • Working knowledge of machining is a plus

  • Blue print reading is a plus

Job Posting Category Logistics

Employment Type Full time

Percentage of Approximate Travel Required 20%

Remote Worker

Other Posting Location

Relocation Eligible No

Country United States of America

Req ID 36092BR