Danaher Corporation Information Technology- Manager Business Applications - Oracle in Clare, Ireland

Danaher Company Description
At Beckman Coulter, we are dedicated to advancing and optimizing the laboratory. For more than 80 years, we have been a trusted partner for laboratory professionals, helping to advance scientific research and patient care. We do challenging work on a global scale, and are invested in growing our associates’ careers. We embrace continuous improvement, and are passionate about moving science and healthcare forward.

We have a vital role at Beckman Coulter: our focus on innovation, reliability and efficiency has led us to become the partner of choice for clinical, research and industrial customers all over the world.

Beckman Coulter is a Danaher company, operating in two industries: Diagnostics and Life Sciences.

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Title: Information Technology - Manager Manufacturing Business Support – Oracle

Career Band: M2

Department: Information Technology
Location: Preferred Location: Clare,

Other Locations: Marseille (France), Prague (Czech Republic), Munich (Germany)

What we do:

The Business Application team supports the ERP Manufacturing application in several sites in Europe, in Germany, France, Czech Republic and Ireland. The sites vary in sizes but support up to 1000 associates in these sites involved in the manufacture of reagents and Instruments.

The main application is Oracle R12 E-Business suite with modules including Master Data, BOMS & routers, Costing, Procurement, Inventory, ASCP Planning, Work In Process as well as associated financial modules. The Oracle team works in parallel with the site support technical teams in each site. The sites are regulated to ISO and FDA regulations.

Responsibilities/Authority: * Manage the EMEAI Manufacturing IT ERP system applications team to work in partnership with the business to support and deliver to customer requirements and guide the team to implement efficient solutions * Manage and Monitor project progress to meet defined requirements and deliver to deadlines * Implement and monitor KPI’s to ensure excellent delivery of customer service and support * Guide the successful completion of major programs, processes and/or project for the department or function. * Ensure that all solutions meet regulatory requirements and guide the generation of policies and procedures where required * Use Oracle Support to research new functionality, troubleshoot problems and escalate into Service Requests as needed and Integrate research, information and trends into solutions to identify and solve complex problems * Support and work closely with the US Manufacturing and EMEAI teams to support Oracle EBS cross projects and users and provide a first class support service * Follow the company’s performance management process to continuously give feedback on performance and development goals to team members * Continuously motivate the team and look for optimum efficiencies in team performance

Qualifications - Education and Experience: * Bachelor’s Degree in IT with 15 year’s post qualification experience ideally in a Manufacturing environment * Minimum of 10 Years in a manager role managing Business applications preferably using Oracle E Business Suite R12 to or equivalent ERP system with knowledge of the main manufacturing related modules such as: o Master Data/Procurement/WIP/Inventory/Warehousing/Costing o Financial Modules – G/L, AP etc.

  • Proven track record in managing and motivating IT teams
  • Team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Skilful communicator at all levels of the business, internal and external customers, all levels of management and associates
  • Excellent Project management and organizational skills, with the ability to help teams to prioritize workloads, work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Willingness to work with Lean tools(DBS) to implement continuous improvement in IT areas
  • Willingness to travel on company business up to 30%
  • High self-motivation and willingness to work outside core business hours if required.
  • Experience of working in a highly regulated environment (FDA, ISO etc.)
  • Fluent in English and ideally a second language - French, German or Czech Language

Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years. At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.

Organization: Beckman Coulter - Diagnostics
Job Function: Information Technology
Primary Location: EMEA-Western Europe-Ireland-M-Clare
Schedule: Full-time
Req ID: BEC011313