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Flowserve Corporation Tactical Buyer in Etten-Leur, Netherlands

Company Overview:

If a culture of excellence, innovation and ownership is what you’re searching for, consider putting your experience in motion at Flowserve. As an individual contributor, or as a leader of people, your enterprise mindset will ensure Flowserve’s position as the global standard in comprehensive flow control solutions. Here, your opportunity for professional development and industry leading rewards will be supported by our foundational commitments to the values of people first, integrity and safety. Thinking beyond opportunity and reward, at Flowserve, we are inspired by working together to create extraordinary flow control solutions to make the world better for everyone!

Position Description:

The Tactical Buyer is

responsible for the complete purchasing process for one of the Seal Operations commodities

in Etten-Leur. You will be part of the Purchasing team with 3 other Tactical

Buyers and 5 Operational Buyers and will report to the Manager Purchasing.

A very close

collaboration with Customer Service, Engineering, Planning, Suppliers and your

Supply Chain colleagues globally will be required as well as some

(international) travel.

Flowserve Etten-Leur,

Seal Operations, produces high quality mechanical seals and auxiliary systems

for the petrochemical industry, refining industry, process industry and general


Position Requirements:




of materials and components in line with requirements related to quality, price

and required delivery time;



to the identification, selection and introduction of potential new suppliers;



negotiations / tenders, implement contracts and maintain supplier relationships;



supplier performance reports monthly;



daily metrics and initiate recovery plans if required;



improve the efficiency of the procurement processes and lead / participate in

CIP projects within the entire Flowserve organization;



adequate delivery of materials and components to achieve customer satisfaction;



(monitor and track order status to respond proactively) open deliveries when




of Non Conformity Reports within the area of responsibility.



Bachelor’s degree;

NEVI 1 or 2 certified (preferably);

Experience as a buyer;

Fluent in Dutch and English, both verbally and written;

Good commercial (negotiating) and communication skills;

Capable to work structured and react fast in ad hoc situations;

Flexible attitude.

Primary Posting Location: Etten-Leur, Netherlands

Job Posting/Business Card Title: Tactical Buyer

Percentage of Approximate Travel Required: 5%

Job Posting Category: Supply Chain

Employment Type: Full time

Country: Netherlands

Auto req ID: 48240BR

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