Philips Project Manager / Construction Manager - Imaging Systems (Home-based: Central VT) in Burlington VT, Massachusetts

  • Primary liaison between assigned customers and Philips “back room” organizations for each assigned project/order, including:

  • Gather information from the customer needed by Philips teams

  • Coordinate with Philips teams to ensure required resources are in place to complete the project

  • Gather and communicate to the customer information (including site drawings, technical specs, etc.) to answer customer requirements or questions

  • Keep the customer informed of progress/status of the project within the Philips organization.

  • Monitor progress of the project to key timelines. Work with customer to keep projects on track

  • Forecast revenue timing for assigned projects

  • Ensure customer site readiness for installation of DI systems

  • Achieve revenue target within an assigned area or group of projects

  • Minimize overall project cycle time and inventory and maximized customer satisfaction

  • Assist Sales with Order Acquisition (goal 33% of time)

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Help drive strategic imaging systems installation projects and direction for the team. Formulates, as the Project Manager, the project plan, in accordance with the goals and timing, set by management; specifies the manning of the project, resources required, anticipated costs, risk assessment and quality standards to be used. This position will be centrally located in the Vermont area and will cover the territory from Eastern NY to Northern Maine.

You are responsible for

  • Acting as the primary liaison between assigned customers and Philips “back room” organizations for each assigned project/order, including:

  • Gathering information from the customer needed by Philips teams

  • Coordinating with Philips teams to ensure required resources are in place to complete the project

  • Gathering and communicate to the customer information (including site drawings, technical specs, etc.) to answer customer requirements or questions

  • Keeping the customer informed of progress/status of the project within the Philips organization.

  • Monitoring progress of the project to key timelines. Work with customer to keep projects on track

  • Forecasting revenue timing for assigned projects

  • Ensuring customer site readiness for installation of DI systems

  • Achieving revenue target within an assigned area or group of projects

  • Minimizing overall project cycle time and inventory and maximized customer satisfaction

  • Assisting Sales with Order Acquisition (goal 33% of time)

You are a part of

The East Zone Installation Project Management team supporting the Imaging Field Service organization. You’ll benefit from the team’s growing breadth and depth of healthcare products and services portfolio, and be challenged to drive our best-in-class reputation through top customer experience ratings. In a ‘One Team’ culture, you’ll have the support of an intrinsically linked group of multi-disciplinary experts who are driven by a common mission of making the world healthier and more sustainable.

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

  • Demonstrated track record of project management skills, preferably with PM certification

  • 5+ years related experience

  • Able to understand site and equipment technical requirements (HVAC, Electrical, Mechanical, Environmental), to include reading of site-specific floor plans, drawings and specifications.

  • Demonstrated experience in effective relationship management with all levels and backgrounds across all departments and organizational levels with ability to instill confidence in all situations. This includes customer management, local project managers and contractors, and internal Philips organization

  • Able to manage own work and accomplish objectives through others without supervision

  • Excellent time management, analytical and listening skills

  • Demonstrated effective problem-solving skills

  • Experience with MS office suite, Adobe Acrobat, Visio, and CAD

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication, presentation, customer service and conflict resolution skills

  • Flexible work style and ability to adapt to customer requirements

  • Experience with patient monitoring in a healthcare setting, network certification and Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • Willingness to travel up to 80%. Travel required within assigned zone and infrequently outside zone

  • Remote opportunity based centrally in the Vermont area

  • This position will require you to meet all customer specific mandates such as vaccinations and or screening tests

In return, we offer you

Sharpen your talents with new challenges in our dynamic organization. As a market-driven company, we’re used to listening to our customers & apply the same thinking to our employees. We offer a competitive salary, outstanding benefits and flexibility in a career with a positive and supportive atmosphere in which to develop your talents further.

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.

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 http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . 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 at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/working-at-philips/working-at-philips.html on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at http://www.usa.philips.com/a-w/our-people/life-at-philips.html . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech.html , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/faq.html .

US work authorization is a precondition of employment. The company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship for a work-authorized visa for this opportunity.

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.

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