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Danaher Corporation Commercial Excellence & Operations Leader, Cell & Gene Therapy in Little Chalfont, United Kingdom

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

  • Work alongside commercial leadership and Cytiva ComEx/Ops team to identify key priorities and align commercial excellence activities to build a set of scalable and dynamic commercial processes. Ensure operating mechanisms are established cross-business.

  • Drives Sales Force excellence by optimizing territory coverage and field sales force deployment strategies with the regional leaders

  • Help establish key metrics relevant to the success of the business; identify performance gaps & drivers.

  • Work closely with L&D organization to design and launch relevant trainings for the commercial teams. Ensure effective onboarding of new members in the team and proper training on CRM and digital tools

  • Partner with the other functions (e.g. order management, variable compensation, CRM) to improve sales team efficiency, motivation and effectiveness

  • Work alongside regional leaders and marketing to ensure the Design-In process is closely monitored, implemented and optimized.

  • Accountable, along with commercial leadership, for adoption and utility rates of key CRM tools measured both as quantity and quality of usage. Ensure consistent uniform use of tools globally, like SFDC.

  • Drive continuous improvement of sales and bid process, sales capabilities and tools and supporting systems. Help to ensure horizontal process alignment between commercial, operations, finance and other key stakeholders. Sets stretching KPIs and objectives for the team and evaluate the performance to drive continuous improvement.

Who you are

  • 5-10+ years of successful commercial experience

  • Knowledge and experience of commercial excellence, salesforce effectiveness, work on large complex sales/marketing processes or handling SFE projects

  • Strong sense of urgency with a demonstrated record of meeting commitments

  • Proven leadership skills including the ability to coach and influence within a matrix environment and to motivate cross functional teams to achieve business goals

  • Ability to resolve complex issues within functional area and/or area of expertise

  • Initiative and self-confidence.

  • Strong management skills and team player

  • Willingness and ability to travel

  • Strongly compliance driven

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 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 what’s possible.

If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out!

Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 202-419-7762 or e-mail applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) .

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 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.

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