Buyer in Castlemaine

Full-time @Flowserve in Supply Chain jobs
  • Castlemaine, Australia View on Map
  • Apply Before : August 18, 2022

Job Description

Join one of the largest suppliers of industrial and environmental machinery Flowserve as Buyer in Castlemaine . At the Flowserve you will perform tasks as listed below, Apply Flowserve career in Castlemaine.


Position : Buyer

Location : Castlemaine , Australia

Job Category: Supply Chain


Job Details

Role Summary:

In the role of Senior Buyer, you will be responsible for the procurement of various categories of direct materials for both complete units of pumps and parts for the aftermarket business, driving supplier performance to provide high quality parts and achieve the on-time delivery goals for the plant.

This position will be required to effectively negotiate best price and lead-times from the suppliers to meet the cost savings targets for the purchasing function and the financial goals of the plant.

You will work with the Material Planning group to maintain appropriate levels of inventory to any stock outs or excess inventory.

Responsibilities & Requirements:

Process and submit purchase orders to suppliers for assigned parts/categories based on signals from Promix (ERP) Supply Chain Planning module
Evaluate requisitions for correctness, selects the best supplier for the order, applies correct pricing, and takes into consideration any quality problems that may have arisen since the last purchase
Maintain current schedule dates on all purchase orders. Manage Promix supply chain planning exception reports for Cancellation, Reschedule-in and Reschedule-out Manage RFQ (request for quote) activities for assigned parts/commodities
Establish and maintain competitive pricing for all purchased parts and services. Negotiate supplier pricing. Source and develop new suppliers as needed
Support facility and global material savings objectives
Manage all Promix master data for assigned parts/commodities
Partner with Accounts Payable to resolve payment issues
Partner with Receiving department to resolve purchase order issues delaying receipts
Reconcile all purchasing issues for assigned parts/categories
Manage supplier scorecard for assigned suppliers and coordinate supplier continuous improvement and development initiatives
Partner with Global Supply Chain team on key corporate supply chain initiatives
Analyze and interpret data in order to make sound purchasing decisions
Manages inventory levels by controlling material receipts and processing deviations and substitutions

Position Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain, Engineering, Manufacturing or equivalent experience
Basic ability to interpret engineering drawings, specifications and standards in order to clearly communicate requirements
Ability to lead project teams when required
Demonstrated skills in Microsoft Office, specifically in Excel
Excellent communication, organization, negotiation and prioritization skills
Travel – 10%

Preferred Experience / Skills:

Experience buying castings, machined parts, machined fabrications would be an asset
Previous experience in a manufacturing environment
Previous experience with an ERP system



Job Tags : Flowserve jobs nearby in Castlemaine, Flowserve career in Castlemaine, Supply Chain jobs hiring in Castlemaine , Full time jobs in Castlemaine , Supply Chain careers, Castlemaine jobs,

Aim: Are you engineer or from relevant fields? Highfit Jobs is great fits for you to find latest engineering jobs update for Castlemaine engineers, Apply Flowserve Supply Chain jobs in Castlemaine as Buyer.

Required skills