Flowserve Corporation Applications Engineer in Cormano, Italy
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As an Application Engineer, you are part of the Commercial Operations team located in Cormano (Milano – Italy), is assigned to supporting workload from several Customers within the Europe/Middle East/Africa territory.
You will be the single point of contact focused on customer satisfaction with regard to on-time-delivery of quotations and reduction of cycle times for order entry for assigned Customers in order to help increase the seal/system bookings.
Responsibilities & Requirements: You'll be involved in the following tasks:
Provide quotations for Seals and Systems at market level pricing in response to RFQ's in the requested customer time frame;
Interpret specifications and data sheets. Understand commercial terms such as special warranty, delivery and payment terms requested by our customer;
Create/maintain product standardizations including price lists based on pump equipment;
Support Sales Engineers to achieve booking target by providing opportunities for monthly forecasting process;
When necessary, visit customer facilities together with the responsible Sales Engineer, meeting Customer’s personnel and Purchasing teams to build professional relationships;
Interact with cross-functional partners in the Manufacturing Hub to facilitate the quotation and order processes;
Complete contract review of purchase order, to facilitate the booking process;
Clarify with Customer any unclear or inaccurate information on the PO in a prompt manner;
Achieve quality order entry in accordance with the latest Sales Approval Policy, ensuring EIS records for seals and auxiliary product orders are entered cleanly within a clearly specified time frame from receipt/clarification;
Effectively utilize the various tools including, but not limited to: FAEP, Customer Connect, EIS, Flowforce, autoSAP as a basis for creating qualitative quotations;
What do you need for this job:
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Business Administration;
Experience in a similar technical/commercial role is preferred;
Knowledge of rotating equipment (particularly seals/pumps) is strongly recommended;
Excellent English verbal and written communication skills are required;
Good French and/or German communication skills are preferred;
Preferred Experience / Skills:
Are a natural at building positive relationships;
Have strong analytical, research and problem-solving skills;
Have keen attention to detail;
Are flexible and able to cope with process changes.
What we can offer you:
Friendly multicultural environment and team events
The candidate will be able to participate in the global payroll project and be involved in process improvement and reengineering
In this role the candidate will develop further result-driven expertise competencies, specifically in the area of end-to-end process design, documentation, training, monitoring as well as vendor relationship management
Local benefits: pension scheme, canteen, medical services.
Job Advertising Title: Applications Engineer
Primary Posting Location: Cormano, Italy
Job Posting Category: Sales
Employment Type: Full time
Auto req ID: 50986BR
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