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Flowserve Corporation Buyer in Arnage Cedex, France

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!

Role Summary:

Flowserve Pump Division in Arnage is looking for a Buyer to help to achieve our team goals by guaranteeing the purchase of subcontracted components and services at the best conditions of price, quality and deadlines, in accordance with the company's purchasing policy and recommendations of global Supply Chain Team.

The buyer develops and implements purchasing strategies by supporting to the Commercial Operations regarding advance procurement activities, developing our strategy in the Engineered markets, with the goal of increasing our profitability and our on-time delivery. You will work on strengthening the alignment of the Company's Purchasing strategy and business strategy.

Having the full ownership of his suppliers portfolio, you will work in close relationship with supply team to improve our delivery challenges!

Responsibilities & Requirements:

  • Execution of Just in Time principles in the supply of all material required for the complete manufacturing of the facility projects

  • Negotiate the best prices and commercial conditions to ensure best supply of components maximizing the profit.

  • Support the service centers at customer quotation stage to achieve the best quotations to ensure a competitive advantage edge on pricing and delivery terms.

  • Follow up on orders placed to ensure on time delivery on both external suppliers and intercompany orders.

  • Proactively identify and resolve any issues with the importing processes of goods to the local service centre as well as coordination and problem solving for fulfilling contractual deliveries.

  • Setting up supply agreements with key suppliers to ensure preferential pricing and delivery.

  • Review of stock levels to ensure optimal inventory is held on site.

For this role you should have:

  • Purchasing techniques proficiency

  • Knowledge and implementation at the purchasing level of technical requirements and quality related to products

  • Fluency English

  • Good understanding of all the main purchasing areas: negotiations, evaluation and development of suppliers, supplier quality, logistics...

  • Knowledge of the requirements of our markets

  • Global and strategic negotiating capacity

Preferred Experience / Skills:

  • Local language skills

What we offer you

  • Multinational & dynamic working environment

  • Large and varied product portfolio

  • Opportunity to work in a fast-growing industry sector

  • Gateway to wider internal opportunities

Primary Posting Location: Arnage Cedex, France

Job Posting Category: Supply Chain

Job Advertising Title: Buyer

Employment Type: Full time

Auto req ID: 50060BR

Country: France

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