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Danaher Corporation Manager, Logistics Budget and Analytics in Fremont, California


  • Responsible for developing and maintaining cost estimates, forecasts, and cost models in order to manage Cepheid’s global Logistics budget.

  • Lead the development of Cepheid’s PowerBi based Logistics Dashboard

  • Manage a team of three Logistics Analysts in the U.S. and France

  • Execute day to day processes and perform data management applying a combination of data mining, data modeling, and data analysis; cost/benefit analysis and/or problem analysis

  • Undertake ad-hoc queries to perform various Logistics related cost/benefit analysis

  • Responsible for conducting analysis and creating reports of weekly and monthly KPIs and forecasts.

  • Actively participate in transportation alignment and tracking performance to awards and cost.

  • Manage internal and external team responsible for auditing transportation invoices to ensure correct billing.

  • Estimate costs for new business opportunities-indirect/direct freight, DC Costs, etc.

  • Drive Outbound Freight Recovery (OBFR) results through analysis to identify areas for improvement.

  • Implement and maintain DBS protocol (visual daily management) to track key Logistics KPI’s

  • Periodic international travel (10%)


  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Finance, Business Management, or in a related field and 9+ years of experience in Transportation or Logistics.

  • Previous experience as a people manager, ideally internationally.

  • A strong financial acumen – the ability to utilize fundamental concepts of finance to manage budgets, forecast costs, and provide relevant information for decision-making.

  • Must possess creative thinking ability, originality and imagination while developing a solution to a problem

  • Requires excellent problem-solving and analytical skills to be able to clarify and resolve complex business issues by breaking them down into meaningful components to determine root cause, and to redesign internal and external business processes where necessary. Ability to approach problems systematically and develop scalable solutions

  • Must be able to function in a highly dynamic, fast paced environment

  • Must be highly organized and able to multi-task with a clear bias for action and a sense of urgency on priorities

  • Advanced Excel skills required, knowledge of PowerPoint and Microsoft Access a plus

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 (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies require all US and Puerto Rico employees to be vaccinated against COVID–19 as a condition of employment, subject to reasonable accommodation as required by law.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.

Operating Company: Cepheid