Flowserve Corporation Buyer in Tulsa, Oklahoma

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:

The buyer position will support auxiliary component purchases for NA Systems by providing the required services of purchase order management, supplier management, quotation, and savings. The position is an entry-level buyer position to properly support customer and production requirements.

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

  • Procure quality product to meet dynamic production schedules, inventory management and cost reduction objectives.

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

  • Work with Quality Assurance, Engineering, Manufacturing, and suppliers to resolve quality, cost, and delivery issues.

  • Insure that customers' expectations and requirements are met.

  • Resolve conflicts concerning materials or services at the supplier level.

  • Coordinate delivery and completion of outsources fabrications of services.

  • Evaluate performance of suppliers on various key performance metrics.

  • Participate and manage continuous improvement projects related to Supply Chain functions.

  • Confirm with customer that all products are received according to customer specifications.

  • Expedite deliveries as necessary to maximize customer satisfaction and on-time delivery.

  • Support global commodity team.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain, Industrial Management or Business Management

  • Prior buying experience 3-5 years - overall procurement 3-5 years

  • Advanced training - Microsoft Excel; Training - Microsoft Visio and Access. Prefer - Sequel query and reporting experience

  • Experience with ERP systems


Prefer APIC certified (CSCP) - Certified Supply Chain Professional

  • Experience in Six Sigma or Lean continuous improvement projects

  • Experience with MPRMS

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Primary Posting Location:

Tulsa, Oklahoma US

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Job Posting Category:

Supply Chain


United States of America

Employment Type:

Full time

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