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Danaher Corporation Director IT - Manufacturing and Logistics 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

  • Act as subject matter expert for assigned business process area and is a key partner to business leaders

  • Responsible for delivering an IT roadmap for manufacturing and logistics processes, in partnership with functional leaders

  • Leads a team of expert product managers and application owners focused on manufacturing and logistics digital outcomes

  • Accountable for maintaining stable IT operations for the functions in scope

  • Responsible for identification of projects and ensuring those projects deliver positive business outcomes as planned by directing activities of others as well as maintaining individual project responsibilities

  • Accountable for delivery of goals and objectives assigned to the team

  • Responsible for people management activities including distribution of work assignments and performance management

Who you are

  • Experience with process quality methodology

  • Experience working directly with functional partners in the supply chain to deliver projects

  • Demonstrated business process knowledge

  • Demonstrated program management skills including project initiation, scoping, resourcing, scheduling, budgeting, risk management and communication

  • Project management experience in global environments

  • Ability to coordinate efforts in line with the "bigger picture" to maximize the overall value of IT delivery and demonstrated history resolving conflicts in priority

  • Awareness of and ability to deliver compliance requirements

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to interface and influence at all levels in the organization

  • Excellent interpersonal, presentation and facilitation skills

  • Strong leadership skills and demonstrated experience leading teams

  • Analytic, creative and business focused problem solver

  • BS Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or related technical discipline or equivalent

  • Minimum six years IT experience or equivalent within a business function

  • Ability to learn complex systems and business processes and define requirements for solutions

  • Understanding of IT technologies and how to apply them

  • Preferred qualifications include; experience in the healthcare industry, Lean experience and PMP/ITIL certified

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.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.