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Danaher Corporation Procurement Agent in Mexico City, Mexico

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

The Procurement Agent will be responsible for procurement of c hemicals and equipment across North America, with a focus on the USA and Mexico , and will support Global Category Managers in executing global sourcing strategies.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITLES

  • Develop and implement sourcing strategies to ensure local supplier quality, delivery , cost, lead time, inventory, cost performance , and risk mitigation goals are met .

  • Perform negotiations with suppliers for contracts terms and conditions. Prepare contract agreements and other documentations as needed .

  • Execute on projects that will achieve year over year price savings within the managed category .

  • Responsible for vendor set ups, new product requests and product updates and vendor master maintenance within ChemTreat’s ERP system.

  • Develop an overall supplier base which creates and sustains a competitive advantage, utilizing global market exploitation, leveraging spending and technologies

  • Develop and deliver clear category management plans , fully aligned with Global Category Managers

  • Oversee supplier related activities and monitor supplier performances. Coordinate with suppliers to resolve performance related issues .

  • Communicate and collaborate with Global Category Managers to identify in-country sources of supply for cost reduction and risk mitigation.

  • Conduct commodity specific competitor and industry analysis to identify cost, material selection, manufacturing techniques and materials sourcing to improve the company’s competitive position .

  • Stay informed of changing environmental, social responsibility and diversity standards, regulations, and laws.

  • Embrace the Danaher Business System (DBS), and promote a continuous improvement culture to support business growth.

  • Monitor and track project benefits to achieve optimal value and cost-savings. ​

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.

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