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Danaher Corporation Category Manager, Packaging in Stargard, Poland

We are looking forward to get in touch with you if you have experience in developing and/or implementing the sourcing strategy and also if you are an expert in negotiation at a high level.

As a Category Manager, packaging you will work together with Radiometers other departments and subsidiaries to further develop and optimize our commerce with the suppliers. Cooperate Secure leverage through existing and new Danaher agreements and cooperation.

Your working place will be Supply Chain&Logistics department located in Stargard, Poland.

Your main responsibilities and tasks will include:

  • Set objectives to be achieved through the sourcing strategy related to the spend category and monitor achievement

  • Achieve direct material cost reduction

  • Secure optimal payments terms

  • Ensure the agreed service levels with internal stakeholders are adhered to

  • Ensure contract compliance

To be successful in this role you need:

We expect that you have a master's degree in Logistics, Business, Engineering, Finance or related fields. This combined with most of the following skills and experiences increases your chances of success in the job:

  • Senior Purchaser with +5 years of experience within the direct material category

  • Experienced high-level negotiator

  • Global experience and preferably within the Packaging category

  • Preparation of tender documents at a high professional level

  • Experience in delivering competitive advantage to the business through implementation of global sourcing strategies for the spend category

  • Ability to lead projects and negotiate with cross functional teams and subsidiaries

  • Good business writing skills and ability to use networks to influence business activity and convince others

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with good relationship building skills

  • Ability to drive results and obtain information from a team

  • The position will require 10-30% of time travelling per year (mainly to Denmark)

Radiometer offers

An outstanding opportunity to work in the field of medical technologies, where knowledge sharing and professional respect combine to make it both fun and meaningful to go to work. Both in Poland and abroad we have hardworking colleagues who take pride in making a difference in a company whose products can truly impact other people's lives. We offer 'freedom with responsibility', flexibility, opportunities for training and career development, and a wide range of staff benefits.

Recruitment Timeline

Please apply online as soon as possible and no later than March 8th 2021. If you fit the job description and still have questions, feel free to contact recruiter coordinator, Olivia Szumiato [ olivia.szumiato@radiometer.com ] or hiring manager, Director, Global Strategic Procurement Amanda Samuelsen [amanda.samuelsen@radiometer.dk]

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) .