Fluidigm

  • Senior Commodity Manager

    Job Locations US-CA-South San Francisco
    Req No.
    2018-2706
    Category
    Logistics
    Type
    Regular
  • Job Description

    As the industry pioneer in revolutionary single-cell technology and a cutting-edge leader in production genomics, we are committed to enabling biological exploration at every level.

     

     

    Fluidigm has an immediate need for a Senior Commodity Manager 

     

     

     

           Job Requirement

    • Experience in engineering, procurement and manufacturing environments.
    • 5-10 yrs. experience in electrical components, electronics, sheet metal, PCB contract manufacturing, and precision machining.
    • 5 to 10 years’ experience in international procurement with the above commodities.
    • Experience with project management processes and toolsets.
    • Ability to analyze BOM’s and engineering drawings to understand key requirements.
    • Direct experience in negotiating contracts and quotations with Suppliers; ability to select and qualify suppliers.
    • Implement a procurement strategy addressing technology direction, supplier development, supplier selection, and pricing strategy.
    • Support annual cost reduction targets; collaborate through cross functional work with Engineering, Operations and Quality
    • Conduct periodic extensive industry research on select commodities, meeting with sales people, assessing innovative technologies, comparing products and prices.

     

     

    EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/SKILLS:

     

    • Bachelors’ Degree preferred 
    • ERP experience (Oracle, SAP, MS Dynamics AX, JD Edwards, etc)
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Applications is preferred
    • Professional Engineer
    • Six Sigma, lean manufacturing methodologies 
    • Willingness to travel 
    • Effective verbal and written communication skills
    • Knowledgeable of  ISO 13485, ISO 9001, FDA and other quality management systems
    • 5 to 10 years’ experience in Life science or related filed would be desirable
    • Certification in NAPM or APICS would be desired

     

     

    We will:

    · Deliver superior compensation, benefits and opportunities for career growth

    · Engage you in a dynamic and rewarding company culture

    · Support you in your ongoing career development

    · Value your contribution and enlist your feedback

    · Host excellent company-wide events multiple times a year

    · Offer onsite yoga classes, massages, randomly free and good food, free on-site gym equipment, dry cleaning services, after work activities and many more fun things to do.

     

     

    Fluidigm is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, or national origin

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