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Danaher Corporation Sr Staff Commodity Manager in Seattle, Washington

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 Sr Staff Commodity Manager for Beckman Coulter Diagnostics is responsible for Partner with Beckman Dx Commercial Operations teams to strategically manage the supply of and spending on third-party finished good diagnostic instrument platforms.

Develop & implement strategies that are aligned with Business Unit and regional Commercial KPIs for quality, cost, delivery & growth.

This position is part of the Integrated Supply Chain organization and will be a hybrid and/or fully remote role. At Beckman Coulter, our vision is to relentlessly reimagine healthcare, one diagnosis at a time.

You will be a part of the Global Strategic Sourcing team and report to the VP of Strategic Procurement responsible for managing the supply of and spending on third-party finished good diagnostic instrument platforms. If you thrive in an amazing, multifunctional, fast paced, leadership role and want to work to build a world-class Integrated Supply Chain organization—read on.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Develop and execute the strategic sourcing strategy for third-party finished goods items

  • Lead or support supply “source through contract” activities in partnership with Business Unit Product Management or Regional Commercial Managers

  • Lead or support supplier relationship management activities in partnership with Business Unit Product Management or Regional Commercial Managers

  • Lead supply risk management activities, including resolution of major supply disruptions.

  • Champion and coordinate Supplier development and Supplier Value Engineering (VAVE) initiatives, including holding workshops and kaizens.

  • Develop, integrate, and manage preferred suppliers to meet global requirements.

  • Develop and implement “best-in-class” supply chain processes and procedures.

  • Lead annual workshops with key stakeholders to continuously develop and improve savings funnel

The essential requirements of the job include:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 14+ years’ experience OR Master’s with 12+ years’ experience OR Doctorate with 9+ years' experience

  • Demonstration of continuing education in sourcing and supply chain

  • Advanced negotiation skills

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

  • Medical manufacturing industry

  • Managing the sourcing and spend of diagnostic instruments

  • End to end Supply Chain management

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

The salary range OR the hourly range for this role is $128,800 - $155,000. This is the range that we in good faith believe is the range of possible compensation for this role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range. This range is only applicable for jobs to be performed in Colorado. This range may be modified in the future.

This job is also eligible for bonus/incentive pay.

We offer comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off, medical/dental/vision insurance and 401(k) to eligible employees.

Note: No amount of pay is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, benefits, or any other form of compensation and benefits that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company’s sole discretion, consistent with the law.

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 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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