Philips Real Estate Design and Construction Program Manager in Andover, Massachusetts

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In this role, you have the opportunity to

Oversee real estate construction / project management for North America / LATAM for Philips, a global Healthcare and Technology company. You will ensure Philips Real Estate (PRE) construction projects (i.e. large capital construction projects, refurbishments, decommissioning’s, etc.) keep on track within quality standards, timely deadlines and budget limitations. You will deliver multiple projects in parallel by managing the delivery of external Construction Project management providers, drive the project’s progress and support senior stakeholders in making well informed decisions.

You are responsible for

  • Plan projects and ensure they remain aligned with ongoing business case.

  • Manage project financial compliance to AOP and business case from start to finish with the highest integrity.

  • Present accurate and timely project plans, status reporting and spend forecasting to senior project stakeholders for alignment, commitment and decision making.

  • Support feasibility studies and business case calculations, plan project execution and resources and ensure they meet aligned targets

  • Work with business stakeholders to perform change management

  • You delegate project roles, monitor progress and resources and initiate corrective actions if needed, both internally and externally (constructors, architects, external project teams, etc.)

  • You manage, approve and comply with project-related accounting, invoices, PO’s, checks, vendor relations, procurement procedures, etc.

  • You further develop workplace solutions (e.g. Work Place Innovation), guidelines and change management processes for Philips Real Estate

You are a part of

A team that manages all of the Philips corporate real estate for 95 properties and 90M, from Canada through the United States and to the tip of Argentina. Responsible for the entire real estate process from strategic planning to facilities. This team has full management responsibilities.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Architecture, Construction / Facilities Management or other relevant discipline is required for this role.

  • 7+ years of relevant experience in managing corporate Real Estate Project & Programs

  • Experience with commercial / workplace project management across multiple geographies, construction management, cost estimating, office projects and workplace design is required. Additionally a track record of projects in light industrial medical projects, cleanroom, labs, FDA requirements and environmental health and safety preferred.

  • Exceptional stakeholder management as well as interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.

  • High flexibility and frequent traveling is required (30%-50%)

  • Proven ability to drive projects and change initiatives through multinational project teams (both internally and externally) across a matrix environment

  • Self-motivated and effective, can cope with a dynamic and complex environment

  • Solid analytical and financial acumen, experience in business case calculations, project financials, cost estimating and legal issues

  • Experience in relevant project management software, data bases and excel

  • Relevant accreditation preferred (PMP, Prince II or similar)

  • Core and Shell experience is highly preferred

In return, we offer you

A opportunity to join a team with a common mission to help provide Philips employees with innovative and inspiring workplaces as our company evolves from a traditional medical device company to a healthcare solutions provider. This role will expose you to a global Real Estate organization that takes pride in the work they do. While this role will be based in Andover, MA, we do offer some flexibly of time in the office to help manage professional and personal obligations.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

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