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General Manager Development Program in Nationwide United Kingdom at X-Rite, Incorporated

Date Posted: 4/28/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: PAN000113

About Us

X-Rite is the global leader in color measurement and color management, offering hardware, software and services for measuring, formulating and matching color. The company serves a range of industries, including automotive, paints, plastics, textiles, printing, packaging, photography, graphic design, video, dental and medical. X-Rite serves customers worldwide from its offices in Europe, Asia and the Americas.


From strategy to impact, you'll assume responsibilities that challenge and stretch you as you drive continuous improvement throughout the Danaher family of companies. With a 6-year development track you’ll move role to role in this program designed to bridge the gaps between your current knowledge and the experience needed for success as a general manager. Four (4) 18-month development assignments will focus on:

•    Commercial (Sales or Marketing)
•    Product Management or Product Development
•    Operations (Supply Chain, Operations, DBS or Service)
•    Finance or Business Development

Danaher is committed to providing MBAs with the following:

•    A customized career experience that forges together talent interests, and organizational need across a family of world class science and technology brands
•    Informal mentorship and leadership development opportunities to develop new skills and pave new paths
•    Candid and timely feedback pertaining to job performance and progress within the program
•    Competitive compensation through a combination of base pay and performance-based
•    Flexibility to pursue personal goals and to prioritize important family matters
•    An inclusive work environment where every person is respected for who they are and the contributions they make
•    Opportunities for dialogue with senior leadership about the company’s strategic mission, goals and results so that everyone understands their role in Danaher’s success

Job Requirements


Danaher companies seek top-tier MBAs who not only possess the right educational background, but also match our culture's extremely high standards, passion for solving business problems as well as our determination to succeed.

Candidates would preferably possess the following skills and experiences:
•    Full-time or Part-time MBA who will graduate in late 2018 - 2019
•    Fluency in English,  good knowledge of German or French would be a plus
•    5+ years of commercial experience in multi-national companies prior to attaining the MBA degree
•    Proven track record in managing relationships with customers and meeting revenue/market growth goals
•    Demonstrates impressive analytical skills, business acumen, learning agility, network leadership and stretched experience as well as passion for continuous improvement

If you're ready to accept responsibility and accountability, then Danaher's approach will prepare you to add value on a global stage. This program is located in EMEA, the first rotation is based with Pantone in the UK.

Danaher Corporation Overview

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.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.