Danaher Corporation Senior Procurement Analyst in Miami, Florida
R1146528: Senior Procurement Analyst
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The Senior Procurement Analyst for Beckman Coulter Diagnostics is responsible for tactical procurement, inventory control, and supplier management for the Diagnostic product lines.
This position an integral part of the Instruments Manufacturing Materials Department and will be in Miami Florida. Our vision is to provide timely material availability of conformant products at the right price in support of production OTD, with the goal of ensuring customer satisfaction and the expansion of market share.
You will be a part of the Purchasing & Planning Materials Team and report to the Procurement Supervisor. 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
Provide guidance to junior associates
The essential requirements of the job include:
A minimum of a Bachelors’ degree with 5+ years of experience in a tactical or strategic procurement role, supporting manufacturing or project management, or a master’s degree with 3 years of procurement experience
Experience supporting PPV, MUV, and inventory targets.
Familiarity with Oracle or similar MRP software navigation within the procurement and material management modules.
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 have a working familiarity with Kanban systems
Beckman Coulter, a Danaher company, 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, paid time off, or 401K savings plans our programs give to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits at danaherbenefitsinfo.com. We believe you’ll like what you see.
At Beckman Coulter, we’re driven by a sense of wonder for what we can create—and what we can become. Here, you’ll accelerate your career while driving innovation that improves lives. You’ll work hard with guidance from committed leaders, powerful DBS tools, and the support of a global organization. As part of the Danaher team of 67,000 associates across the globe, your possibilities for growth and development are unparalleled.
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We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
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