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Philips Supply Planning Project Manager in Ciudad de Panama, Panama


In this role, you have the opportunity to

Be part of our journey to transform the medical devices manufacturing and supply chain of the world’s leader in health technology. It is an unmatched opportunity to drive transformation initiatives with high impact to the organization and with proper Project management skills.

You are responsible for

  • Manage projects involving several functions in their scopes, whether at global / divisional / unit-levels.

  • Coordinates actions of players from different specialties in order to reach the project objectives in optimal conditions of profitability, quality and timing.

  • Manage projects or programs, to meet the 3 main objectives:

  • Customer satisfaction and project profitability

  • Successful execution of the project by meeting scope, specifications, compliance and schedule

  • Efficient control and monitor of the project including appropriate risk management.

  • Organize the project, monitor process, assess and manage the risks, identify and implement corrective actions.

  • Manage relationship with customers and suppliers.

  • Projects may refers but not limited to:

  • PDLM: Product life cycle Management with an initial, main focus on our PRUNNING initiative across Medical devices.

  • Define End to End process

  • Design the approach to manage efficiently within the organization the pruning activities – securing proper integration with business ambitions, tight management of the costs to operate

  • Customer first initiatives

  • Initiatives that help improve our Standard operating work across businesses in medical devices

  • Support in building Processes and Tools to support efficiency of overall teams across businesses

You are a part of

You will work with business community to help ascertain the most impactful ways to improve operational performance and financial results. The role requires being ready to work in Cross functional / matrix organization, roll up the sleeves and work together with them to develop, test and operationalize a solution as well as ensure its adoption by business.

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

  • Master’s degree preferred with industrial or Supply Chain concentration desireable.

  • 8+ years of experience in Supply Chain or leading End to End project management

  • 2+ years of team lead experience

  • Experience in Project Management, leading to success in a diverse / Cross-functional organization

  • ERP Knowledge (SAP) including an understanding of reporting and SAP bill of material data is desirable

  • Hands on, strong analytical skills as well as strong soft skills (Convincing, influencing, focus on target)

  • Familiarity with supply chain planning, inventory optimization, demand forecasting

  • Financial knowledge is a plus

In return, we offer you

This role provides a unique path to grow as a leader and subject matter expert in supply chain planning, while developing strong business acumen and customer centricity. The role will report to the BPO transformation Director for Supply Planning Medical devices.

Philips is an equal employment employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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 .