Danaher Corporation Manager, Procurement and Inventory Control (Hybrid) in Guelph, Ontario
At Trojan Technologies, we believe there’s nothing more essential than delivering clean water to the world. That’s especially true in this critical moment, when the world’s supply of clean water is under substantial stress due to industrialization, increasing demand, and rising biological and chemical contamination. Our mission is to stem that tide: to ensure greater water confidence and environmental stewardship for people, industries, and municipalities, improving the lives of over one billion people globally.
As part of our global team, you’ll work alongside customers from municipalities to pharmaceutical and food and beverage companies to build creative, sustainable solutions. You’ll also find a welcoming and supportive team that listens to your ideas and allows you to follow your strengths. All of us feel privileged to work on innovative technologies that bring clean water to the world—we hope you will, too.
Trojan is proud to be one of Danaher's Water Quality companies. Motivated by the highest possible stakes of climate change and global health, we’re working together within a rapidly digitizing industry to find innovative technologies that guarantee the safety of our water and our environment.
About the role
We are looking for a leader who is intrinsically motivated to drive development and support of their team with a focus on process improvement and metrics that support corporate objectives. Our ideal candidate will have intimate knowledge of manufacturing processes and ERP Systems and demonstrated values of ethical accountability and teamwork. Reporting to the Director of Operations, you will lead a small team of buyers, planners, and inventory control associates. Your success will be determined by how you impact our culture of continuous improvement, develop talent, and achieve our policy deployment objectives. This is a hybrid position that will need to live within commutable distance to the Guelph, ON, office.
Provide coaching, mentoring and support to team members to improve overall team performance and provide growth and development opportunities
Establish procurement order streams to match supply with demand on a JIT basis, development of the PSI (Production, Sales and Inventory) forecasting process in collaboration with key stake holders , optimize inventory controls, WHMS
Use DBS (Danaher Business System) tools to drive customer satisfaction and supplier relationships to ensure timely deliveries and quality compliance
Ensure compliance with Trojan/Danaher polices regarding document preparation and submission, record keeping, auditing, monitoring and compliance screening
Integrate team activities with other departments and maximize synergies with other function areas
Minimum of 15 years purchasing experience in a technical environment
Minimum of 3 years in an operations leadership position or leading Contract Manufacturing Companies
Relevant post-secondary degree (Purchasing, Supply Chain Management, BEng., BA, BComm)
CSCP, CPIM, PMP, SCMP or CITT accreditation considered an asset
Proven track record of implementing process improvements based on the long term, “big picture” and short-term perspectives
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 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.At Danaher, 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.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.