Danaher Corporation Purchasing Supervisor in Westborough, Massachusetts
Find what drives you on a team with a 70+ year history of being recognized for discovery, determination, and innovation. As a global leader in high-tech filtration, separation, and purification, Pall Corporation thrives on helping our customers protect people. Our portfolio is broad, so if your interests lie along the spectrum of Life Sciences to Industrial, you’ll find a rewarding role here. Our career opportunities are as diverse as our products and they are all focused on creating better lives and a better planet. At Pall, we believe that innovation is our legacy, our privilege, and our destiny. If that resonates with you, join us!
Leads cross functional teams to obtain favorable terms, volume discounts with suppliers. Prepares and processes requisitions and purchase orders for the procurement of goods, services and supplies for customer-related business processes or for internal use. Conducts full development life cycle including interviews of users, development of requirements documents, creating design specifications and implementation of requirements. Drive ongoing supplier optimization and continuous improvement.
Essential Job Functions:
Oversee, Purchasing, Production Control, Inventory Management and Incoming Inspection for the business unit.
Purchasing Point of Escalation for delivery and supplier issues.
Manage purchasing team daily activities and provide direction and support.
Obtain favorable supplier pricing based upon purchasing variables such as frequency, quantities, capacity, etc.
Must be “hands on” and be able to create purchase order REQ’s and purchasing orders in SAP.
Must know how to create and release Production Orders in SAP for standard systems.
Ensures suppliers are paid based upon agreed schedules and payment terms and conditions within PO’s.
Establish and maintain effective supplier relationships. Obtain supply chain feedback via structured methodology and share data with Quality Control and other management groups.
Drive PPV and VAVE cost saving activities for the business organization
Work with the centralized Material Master Records team to create/edit part numbers for the business unit.
Create and execute IC/PO and IC/SO for cross company projects with SAP.
Ability to create Builds of Materials and Routings in SAP.
Report on material availability for open projects and productions orders
Inventory Control for the organization and site reporting lead for the other business units.
Review and report WIP, RAW and Finish Goods inventory levels and drive to appropriate levels for the business unit.
Work closely with senior management to define and implement efficient methods of using SAP in accordance with business needs
Effectively utilize SAP to extract key metric data for senior management.
Must have the ability to “trouble shoot” purchasing related SAP issues.
BS/BA degree with a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience.
5 years of SAP working experience. Preference with Material Master, Production Planning and Project Systems modules.
2-3 years of experience working with GAAP accounting standards in a project driven environment.
Pall Corporation is proud to be part of the Danaher global family of more than 20 operating companies, driving meaningful innovation in some of today’s most dynamic, growing industries. Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world-class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
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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) .