Philips Supply Planner in Gainesville, Florida

Your Challenge

Supply Planner is responsible for the maintenance of strategic Sourcing Plans for the ongoing purchasing of a commodity or group of commodities at the lowest total cost to meet the needs of the business.

Your Responsibilities

  • Maintains files, logs and records of invoices, purchase orders and other related documentation

  • Inputs and extracts information from computer accounting software as well as standard business software

  • Applies judgment to make decisions regarding issues such as pricing revisions, order cancellations, discontinued items, substitutions and revised delivery dates following established company guidelines

  • Corresponds with suppliers for quotations and follows up on orders placed

  • Deploys and co-ordinates key commodity strategies with other Philips business units where applicable

  • Is accountable for material cost, long-term assurance of supply, supplier performance, supplier selection requirements as well as purchasing related information and data management for assigned commodities.

  • Plans, schedules and monitors the movement of materials through the production cycle to determine required materials.

  • Purchases materials, using engineering and production schedules, to maintain inventory at planned levels.

  • Monitors cost, schedule and scope of assigned subcontracts to assure best quality at best value.

Your Team

We have a dynamic and rewarding career opportunity for Supply Planner in Gainesville, FL.

Invivo Corporation, a subsidiary of Philips Healthcare and world leader in MRI coils and related accessories, is looking to expand its Gainesville, FL team. Our vision is to deliver clinical solutions to our customers, whether indirectly through Original Equipment Manufacturers of MRI scanners, or directly to clinical MRI users. Our history is grounded in the expert development of MRI coils and more recently in the development of integrated clinical solutions like Functional MRI and the DynaCAD breast imaging system. Research and advanced development are at the core of the future of the MRI field and are a key part of Invivo's strategy for growth.

Our Offer

At Philips, we are driven by our mission to improve the lives of 3 billion people per year by 2025, and every day we move closer to achieving our goal by creating cutting-edge solutions that lead to confident diagnosis, improved care, and increased quality of life for patients. Thanks to our employees who share our passion for improving lives, we are at the forefront of the Healthcare industry leading in image guided interventions, ultrasound, patient monitoring, cardiology informatics, sleep therapy and respiratory care.

Named one of the Top 50 Happiest Companies in America in 2013, we enable our employees to create a legacy in life through their work and support their development through people-centric learning, total rewards and personalized development planning programs.

Knowledge/Skills/ Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in purchasing related disciplines or equivalent relevant experience: 3 to 5 years of relevant experience

  • Broad purchasing experience covering all aspect from sourcing to day to day buying and planning

  • Relevant Background in the medical device industry

  • Strong demonstrated skills in team work and collaboration working across globe and dealing with a variety of cultures

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.