Philips Sourcing & Project Manager in Lodz, Poland

Philips is a diversified Health and Well-being company, focused on improving people’s lives through timely innovations. As a world leader in healthcare and lifestyle, Philips integrates technologies and design into people-centric solutions, based on fundamental customer insights.

Procurement Shared Services Center (PSSC) based in Łódź , Poland, is part of global Philips Procurement. Under the umbrella of Royal Philips, Philips Procurement manages and performs sourcing and procurement activities for (indirect) goods and services for Philips. PSSC acts on behalf of the Philips businesses, handling every step in the purchasing process – from demand analysis to final delivery. PSSC delivers value added services by leveraging economies of scale, globalizing processes and simplifying the ways of working, while delivering superior purchasing experiences by listening and acting on our customers’ feedback.

Currently we are looking for Sourcing & Project Manager who will take responsibility for performing tactical, operational and transactional sourcing within Forwarding & Distribution area.

Sourcing & Project Manager

Your responsibilities

  • Driving sourcing projects in the area of Forwarding & Distribution with the aim to optimize total cost of ownership and create agile and scalable supply chains.

  • Supporting development of business cases and track savings.

  • Performing execution of the process flows within the various systems.

  • Delegating appropriate resources for projects/ initiatives.

  • Managing relationship with the internal customers and stakeholders proactively.

  • Influencing senior stakeholders with the relevant value proposition.

  • Supporting Procurement and PSSC key initiatives actively.

  • Ensuring compliance with Procurement policies and procedures, codes of ethics and general business principles.

  • Dealing effectively with ambiguity and change management.

  • Taking personal responsibility for the success of the group, unit, department or organization.

Your profile

  • University Degree.

  • At least 5 years of professional work experience in running sourcing projects and tenders.

  • Proven track record in project planning and management.

  • Knowledge of relevant procurement tools and processes.

  • Strong communication skills and ability to influence senior stakeholders with the relevant value proposition.

  • Excellent time management skills ability to multi-task.

  • Fluent English . Other European languages are welcome.

Our offer

We offer the unique combination of a critical and challenging role and a creative and empowering office environment. You will be actively encouraged to make improvements, establish best in class service and have a direct impact on the success of Philips on a daily basis.

  • Yearly bonus based on performance achieved.

  • Private medical care with option to extend it to family members.

  • Benefit System cards.

  • Discount for Philips’ products.

  • Relocation package applicable for people moving in from outside of Łódź region.