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Danaher Corporation Buyer II, Miami onsite in Miami, Florida

Wondering what’s within Beckman Coulter Diagnostics? Take a closer look.

At first glance, you’ll see that for more than 80 years we’ve been dedicated to advancing and optimizing the laboratory to move science and healthcare forward. Join a team where you can be heard, be supported, and always be yourself. We’re building a culture that celebrates backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives of all our associates. Look again and you’ll see we are invested in you, providing the opportunity to build a meaningful career, be creative, and try new things with the support you need to be successful.

Beckman Coulter Diagnostics is proud to work alongside a community of six fellow Diagnostics Companies at Danaher. Together, we’re working at the pace of change to improve patient lives with diagnostic tools that address the world’s biggest health challenges.

The Buyer II for Beckman Coulter Diagnostics is responsible tactical procurement, inventory control, and supplier management for the Diagnostic product lines.

This position is part of the Supply Chain Management located in Miami, FL and will be hybrid. At Beckman Coulter, our vision is to relentlessly reimagine healthcare, one diagnosis at a time .

You will be a part of the Tactical Procurement and report to the Procurement Supervisor responsible for purchasing material for manufacturing with on-time delivery to customers. If you thrive in a fast-paced, metric-driven, production servicing role and want to work to build a world-class supply chain organization—read on!

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Take ownership and uphold all corporate and site/department-specific physical and financial inventory targets while ensuring material availability in support of site production goals.

  • Drive the analysis and review of demand data to support purchasing and planning decisions both short and long term to ensure continuity of supply.

  • Identify potential savings opportunities and lead cross-functional initiatives to achieve Purchase Price Variance financial goals, improve inventory performance and drive positive cash flow by expanding our Kanban program, adjusting safety stocks, and improving lead times.

  • Manage vendor relationships to develop and champion characteristics of preferred suppliers.

  • Maintain conformance to all Beckman Coulter policies and practices in a FDA regulated environment and provide guidance to junior associates

The essential requirements of the job include:

  • A minimum of a Bachelors’ degree with 2+ years of experience in a tactical or strategic procurement role, or a master’s degree

  • Experience supporting PPV, MUV, and inventory targets.

  • Familiarity with Oracle or similar MRP software navigation within the procurement

It would be a plus if you also possess previous experience in:

  • Vendor consignment programs

  • Leading or participating in continuous improvement initiatives

  • Supporting the establishment of or having a working familiarity with Kanban systems


At Beckman Coulter Diagnostics we believe in designing a better, more sustainable workforce. We recognize the benefits of flexible, hybrid working arrangements for eligible roles and are committed to providing enriching careers, no matter the work arrangement. This position is eligible for a hybrid work arrangement in which you can work part of the time at the Company location identified above and part of the time remotely from your home. Additional information about this hybrid work arrangement will be provided by your interview team. Explore the flexibility and challenge that working for Beckman Coulter Diagnostics can provide.

At Danaher we bring together science, technology and operational capabilities to accelerate the real-life impact of tomorrow’s science and technology. We partner with customers across the globe to help them solve their most complex challenges, architecting solutions that bring the power of science to life. Our global teams are pioneering what’s next across Life Sciences, Diagnostics, Biotechnology and beyond. For more information, visit www.danaher.com.

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