Danaher Corporation Logistics & Distribution Manager in Istanbul, Turkey

Danaher Company Description
Beckman Coulter develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing. Our diagnostic systems, found in hospitals and other critical care settings around the world, produce information used by physicians to diagnose disease, make treatment decisions and monitor patients. Scientists use our life science research instruments to study complex biological problems including causes of disease and potential new therapies or drugs. More than 275,000 Beckman Coulter systems operate in both diagnostics and life sciences laboratories on all seven continents. For 80 years, our products have been making a difference in peoples’ lives by improving the productivity of medical professionals and scientists, supplying critical information for improving patient health and reducing the cost of care.

Beckman Coulter offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. Whether it's a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits. We think you'll like what you see.

If you believe your education and experience are in line with the position description and qualifications referred to above, and are motivated, energetic, and looking for a new and exciting opportunity, please submit your resume online at the URL below or atwww.beckmancoulter.com.

Beckman Coulter is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The L&D Manager has responsibility to provide optimum service level for a range of products, maintains the performance of BC or 3rdparty warehouse and monitors the day-to-day operations of the Warehouse within the area of responsibility.

The incumbent evaluates and recommends physical distribution strategies to support customer requirements; develops and implements process improvement projects to achieve cost reductions, improved quality, on-time deliveries, administration effectiveness and maximum space utilization; manages and controls incoming products; and ensures the finished goods inventory integrity.

Maintains compliance with ISO, IATA, FDA, DOT, OSHA, and related.

Manages local import/export duties according to Corporate and local regulations as well as Transportation, according to defined temperature specifications.

Responsible for Inventory planning to ensure Customers Service and Inventory levels are met as per defined target.

Furthermore, the incumbent is responsible for L&D Quality compliance including Training, Documentation, Customer feedback Management (Non Conformances), Cold Chain Management and hazardous goods regulatory compliance.

Acts as an Interface between Sales, Marketing, Customer Service, Finance, QA, Technical Service as well as Logistics teams in USA and Europe.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities: * High focus on Inventory management with special attention to inventory accuracy ensured through updated, and respected inventory control procedures. Ensure physical inventories and cycle counts are timely done and discrepancies identified and understood. * Establishes warehouse standards, procedures, performance levels and documentation requirements. * Monitors the L&D controllable expenses, investigates any deviation from the forecast and takes necessary actions in collaboration with Finance. Provides input to monthly forecast and budget as well as defining cost saving opportunities for the areas of responsibility. * Ensures working conditions are safe and secured and safety procedures are followed. * Is accountable to keep Past Due Backlog low as per defined target, to ensure customer satisfaction & on-time revenue recognition. * Provides technical and managerial guidance to subordinate supervisors or highly skilled individual contributors to achieve goals in accordance with established policies. Ensure work is reviewed and measured based on meeting objectives and schedules. * Responsible for hiring, firing and disciplinary decisions affecting employees * Develop/improve the competencies of associate’s and team efficiency * Ensure projects are completed on time within budget and manages the development of processes and procedures to implement functional strategies. * Take a leadership role in identified major projects which will bring improved customer satisfaction and leveraged expense costs to the organization * Responsible for the reverse logistics processes from customers and the field service, following respective Returned Material Procedures. * Maintain CPTK compliance with 3rdParty Partners and related Bowler * Ensure development & maintenance of KPI’s to provide visibility and measure departments and individuals performance. * Guide the team to integrate all relevant DBS tools (DM,VM,VSM,5S,PSP etc.) in their daily work and drive DBS culture. * Responsible to raise/escalate issues as per our Quality Processes, including opening CAPA if applicable.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE * Business degree and 9 years of relevant experience in a supply chain environment * Analytical and Leadership skills * Proven people management experience for 2 years * English, both written and verbal is mandatory, local language a must, additional language a plus * Customer oriented * Business astuteness and a broad understanding of Quote to Cash processes * Positive attitude and ability to work under pressure * Computer systems literate, good reporting capabilities * Strong organizational skills * Excellent communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills

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: Supply Chain & Logistics
Primary Location: EMEA-Eastern Europe-Turkey-Instanbul-Istanbul
Schedule: Full-time
Req ID: BEC012407