Be part of something altogether life-changing.
Working at Cytiva in the Life Sciences industry means being at
the forefront of providing new solutions to transform human health.
Our incredible customers undertake life-saving activities ranging
from fundamental biological research to developing innovative
vaccines, new medicines, and cell and gene therapies.
At Cytiva you will be able to continuously improve yourself and
us - working on challenges that truly matter with people that care
for each other, our customers, and their patients. With associates
across 40 countries, Cytiva is a place where every day is a
learning opportunity - so you can grow your career and expand your
skills in the long term.
Cytiva is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow
Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we're pioneering the
future of science and medicine, developing products that enable
researchers in the fight to save lives.
What you'll do!
Be a key contact for indirect sourcing requests for the USCAN
region. Provide elite sourcing support for indirect commodities
which include but are not limited to Capex (Machine and Building),
large-scale capital expansion, construction and improvement
projects. Provide cross country sourcing leadership and support to
partners at all levels of the organization Interact closely with
the indirect team to ensure global strategies are deployed
optimally in the region. Drive cost improvements by negotiating
with suppliers and report on site key Indirect Sourcing metrics
(e.g. savings, Days-to-Pay, etc.) Lead regular sourcing execution
reviews with internal clients. Facilitate cross-functional
workshops and efforts as related to sourcing processes and related
cost improvements. Lead initiatives and projects related to
indirect sourcing (e.g . small buy negotiations, supplier
rationalizations, VMI, etc) Drive Simplification projects on
sourcing processes and tools. Conduct training on sourcing
processes and serve as main point of contact on sourcing process
inquiries. Drive sourcing process compliance; Provide input to and
deployment support of procedures and guidelines as necessary.
Who you are!
MCIPS or equivalent Professional Procurement qualification or BA
or BS degree or Associates degree in Business Administration,
Economics, Purchasing or equivalent OR High School Diploma/ GED
with 9 Years of Related/Relevant Experience. At least 5 years of
experience in Sourcing, Project Management, Finance, or Operations.
Excellent interpersonal communications and negotiation skills with
ability to influence at all levels of the organization. Solid
understanding of Capex and construction project requirements and
contractual requirements Strong quantitative and analytical skills;
strong PC and database management skills Strong communication
(verbal, written & presentation); skilled in working
collaboratively with remote personnel Strong Project management &
process improvement skills.
Green or Black Belt certified/ Lean experience Strong experience
with Oracle ERP, SSP, or other purchasing systems. Experience
sourcing EPC, EPCM, and PCM services Experience leading
simplification projects. Experience in indirect sourcing as a site
indirect sourcing leader.
When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global
organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to
help our customers win. As an associate, you'll try new things,
work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated
leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System
tools and the stability of a tested organization.
Danaher is committed to a diverse and inclusive culture where
everyone feels they belong and all voices are heard. We believe in
our associates and the unique perspectives they bring to every
challenge, which is why we'll empower you to push the boundaries of
We help you realize your life's potential with a competitive
benefits package. At
Danaher, we provide a suite of benefits to support your
physical, financial, and emotional wellbeing. Speak with your
recruiter or hiring manager to learn more about country-specific
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If you've ever wondered what's within you, there's no better
time to find out.
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