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Director of Logistics Newark, CA

Company: Danaher Group
Location: Newark
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Cepheid Location Newark, California, United States of America Category Supply Chain & Logistics Job Id R1159945 As part of the Cepheid global ramp-up, our Lodi manufacturing operation will add capacity which will require significant warehouse and transportation support. We have a need to create a new leadership role to support these additional and critical logistics operations. Introduction to the role: POSITION SUMMARY: Manage all stockroom and direct material storage activities for the Newark campus including any warehouse activity and company managed or third-party managed warehouse. Expected to collaborate with planning, purchasing, product transfer and manufacturing teams to assure supply of both raw materials and finished goods. Responsible for all safety, quality and performance KPIs at all Newark domicile and support locations. Will be responsible for 24/7 manufacturing support and will assure timely delivery of all line-side and Kanban material. Will be responsible to assure SAP transactional capability is in place and/or maintained to support local warehouse functionality. Candidate will be expected to integrate and continuously evolve state-of-the-art warehouse automation tools creating a foundation to develop high throughput which will support an aggressive Cepheid ramp-up of manufacturing and sales. Job will have responsibility to strictly manage costs to a budget model agreed to by executive staff. This position requires ability to continuously identify and develop qualified people that will support our rapidly growing business. Will provide leadership and people to support and evolve SAP enhancement initiatives and campus site infrastructure. Responsible to plan and put in place correct technology equipment to support SAP transactions at all Lodi campus locations. Will be responsible to collaborate with peer global logistics leader to continually evolve global logistics technology strategy and implement initiatives to support this strategy. Will need to communicate to Cepheid executive team status and general health, performance and KPIs of the logistics organization. Responsible to manage the cycle count program in collaboration with the corporate finance department. Held accountable to maintain world-class standards for financial, first-pass and part accuracy for all internal teams moving netable SAP controlled inventory. Will work in collaboration with planning, purchasing and facilities teams to continually purge dead and non-inventory from all company and third-party warehouses. Is expected to maintain control of all non-conforming material at global locations per agile controlled processes. Expected to actively use DBS principles in all management responsibilities. This position will report directly to the senior director of global logistics. Responsible to staff operations per budget and at levels which maintain service while maintaining a robust kaizen schedule to assure efficiency.-- ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supply manufacturing per production schedule
  • Maintain safe work environment
  • Assure inventory integrity
  • Validate global SAP training and user qualifications
  • Maintain optimal transaction infrastructure
  • Dock to stock cycle time
  • 24/7 manufacturing support
  • Assure continuous SAP trade compliance integration
  • Return to stock management
  • TO and PO financial reconciliation
  • In-transit location management MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Education or Experience (in years):
    • BS from accredited University
    • 5 years transportation management
    • 5 years Inventory management
    • 3 years SAP transactional management
    • 10 years warehouse management Knowledge and skills:
      • Understands inventory control operations
      • Advanced understanding of quality control principles
      • Proficient skill using spreadsheets
      • Understanding of budgeting process
      • Knowledgeable in hazardous material handling Physical requirements/abilities:
        • Ability to work at a desk with computer for extended periods of time Other:
          • Available for periodic business travel: 10%-20% PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS (optional):
            • 10-years' experience managing people
            • 3-years' experience working in or supporting a manufacturing environment Additional Job Posting locations: The statements in this description represent typical elements, criteria and general work performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills for this job. When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global organization, where 69,000 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 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 .

              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 202.419.7762 or --to request accommodation.

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