Philips Intern in Pricing - Project Management (m/f) in Boblingen, Germany
1) To provide direct assistance to Sr Pricing Manaer to build up a Global Reference model for PCMS. 2) To provide direct help to Pricing Manager to build pricing proposals for markets to use for comercial pricing implementation
We are in the process of creating a brand new Global Reference Pricing model, which will impact the price creation and maintenance process of a 2.5B Euro business. Since we are starting from scratch, there is lots of room to work innovatively. The biggest challenges are our vast product range as well as different legacy pricing process that needed to be aligned into a unified new process. This will include also a changes in the IT system side as well as combining a new Global Pricing Framework and Global Pricing Strategy into this new design.
We are looking for an intern that is a natural problem solver to help us build up a very complex model.
To help the Global Pricing team to build up a Global Reference Price model
To setup a Proof of Concept and run a pilot project with one Product Line within one Market
To provide all of the necessary analytics mapping the legacy prices into the new reference model
Validating all new prices with the Business and Market Sales and Marketing team
Help to plan and roll out the pilot model into rest of the world/business/products
The PCMS global pricing team is consists of 7 Global Pricing Managers, 5 are located in Germany, one in US and one in the Netherlands. The team is led by the Direct of Global Pricing and supported by an Administrative Assistant.
Philips is a global leader in Patient Monitoring, and an excellent company to work in. You will be part of a
A very challenging project that allows a lot of innovative ideas as well as a lot of autonomy for individual skill development
A very large scale project that has significant business impact
A global project that allows exposure to 17 major market groups that spans the entire global presence of Philips
To be considered, you should possess the following:
Currently pursuing a Masters degree in a relevant discipline i.e. Finance, Business Administration
Ideally already pricing related working experience, Project Management experience is high want
Good business understanding and result orientation
Strong analytical & problem solving skills and advanced knowledge in Excel
Strong communications skills in English
Ability to work in a team-based environment
Philips encourages people with a disability to apply.
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