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Flowserve Corporation Buyer in Villach, Austria

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:

In this role as Buyer (m/f/t) you will focus on and manage core site-based Procurement activities to meet operational objectives and provide outstanding service levels while achieving lowest total cost of acquisition for direct material, indirect goods, services and logistics.

  • be part of a motivated Site Supply Chain Team

  • you will be able to strongly interact with our Global Supply Chain Team in different regions like India, China and Headquarter US.

  • be part of our Supply Chain journey and work according existing processes to get better in our business.

  • rely on our standardized ERP System for your daily work with direct link to our integrated Global Supply Chain Tool where you can co-work work preferred vendors

Be an integral part of site operational supply chain team helping on execute strategies and objectives

set forth by the Global Supply Chain team.

Responsibilities & Requirements:

  • Work with suppliers and Flowserve personnel to purchase material as follows, but not limited to:

  • Managing Purchase Requisitions

  • Managing Requests for Quotations (under $100k net value)

  • Managing the Purchase Orders

  • Expediting & managing Open Purchase Orders

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

  • Work with Supplier Performance Group, Engineering, Manufacturing and suppliers to fulfill quality, cost, and delivery needs

  • Collaborative effort with Supplier Performance Group to intervene with suppliers on applicable quality and performance issues

  • Control spend and build a culture of long-term saving on procurement costs

  • Interface with Supply Chain organization (local and global) to resolve issues concerning order placement for assigned commodities

  • Resolve all issues relating to invoice discrepancies from suppliers for seamless payment processing

  • Manage and maintain all system ERP data as required

Preferred Experience / Skills:

  • Graduate of commercial (HAK) or technical (HTL) high school

  • Relevant technical or commercial work experience desired

  • Experience in collecting and analyzing data

  • IT proficient (Microsoft Office)

  • Effective communication as well as reliable negotiations skills

  • Aptitude in decision-making and working with numbers

  • Results oriented

  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of changing situations

  • Sound command of the German and English languages; additional language beneficial

  • Strong work ethic

Required information pursuant to section 9 of the Austrian Treatment Act (GleichbehandlungsG): Minimum yearly gross remuneration as per collective agreement from € 38.682,28 p.a. upwards – overpayment depending on qualifications and professional experience. In addition, we offer you numerous social benefits, a very pleasant working atmosphere and good teamwork

Primary Posting Location: Villach, Austria

Job Posting Category: Logistics

Job Advertising Title: Buyer

Employment Type: Full time

Auto req ID: 53930BR

Country: Austria

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