In this role, you have the opportunity to
Direct and guide the activities of programs consisting of multiple and related projects executed by performing organizations and/or staff, ensuring execution is in line with the business strategy. Being responsible for ensuring compliance with the relevant internal/ external policies, procedures and standards. Supervise, resource, select, develop, coach and evaluate personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function. Set targets and track performance indicators on programs. Give direction and enable complex, integral programs, interact with multiple Businesses and / or Knowledge Centers inside and outside Philips.
You are responsible for
Staying up-to-date with the evolving business and application domain in order to improve the goals of each program and maximize the alignment
Deployment of Process Improvement and Quality Assurance and make the program organization efficient and transparent, in line with business and program processes
Ensure cross-pollination, maintain a historical database for estimate of future programs, handle lessons learned, incorporate continuous improvement, facilitate harmonization across functions and departments
Provide business management with regular program performance status, variances to plan and identification of corrective actions, report on performance to the hierarchical superior of the project managers for the purpose of appraisal and conduct evaluation at the end of the program
Provide a consultative role to projects and or programs by supplying templates, best practices, training, access to information and lessons learnt from other projects
You are a part of
You are part of the Personal Health Innovation team reporting to Personal Health Innovation lead.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certified
Experience in leading multi-site, cross-functional programs
Shown experience in being responsible for harmony between projects within a program and for alignment between programs
Experience in ensuring the maintenance of a historical database for estimates of future programs
Professional knowledge on a wide range of meaningful technologies
Knowledge of the guidelines for Sponsors and Stakeholders of projects
Having excellent soft-skills.
Led multi-site, cross-functional programs
Experience in driving long term changes for a business
In return, we offer you
A path towards your most rewarding career. Succeeding in this role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long term career, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities. Furthermore, Philips University is available to all employees for learning and development opportunities.
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 . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video .
To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog . Once there,you can also learn about our recruitment process , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions .