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Philips Industrial Program Manager in Eindhoven, Netherlands


In this role, you have the opportunity to

Drive Philips transformation towards a multi-product, cross business industrial footprint

Your responsibilities

  • You will project and program complex industrial footprint projects including factory consolidation, insourcing, outsourcing or resourcing.

  • You will be in the lead to develop the complex planning of Industrial projects taking into account all aspects ranging from real estate, HR management, manufacturing engineering, quality and regulatory to finance.

  • You will act as the coordinator between the sending and receiving teams in the transition, along with the supporting functions, businesses and markets.

  • You will lead projects execution with regular interaction and reporting to executive management and the Group Operations Leadership Team.

  • You will ensure a clear end-to-end process view and will plan the transitions and the execution thereof.

  • You will guarantee full compliance of the processes and be responsible for the continuous improvement of these processes.

You are part of

The Global Industrial strategy team, reporting to the Head of Department.

You will work with the M&A group doing Operations due diligence on potential acquisitions targets and then integrating these Operations into Philips. You will guide the execution of these complex projects working together with a cross-functional team that consists of both Markets and Functions. Globally.

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

  • Degree and deep understanding of Lean and Six Sigma in operations environment

  • 10 years of experience as a project or program manager in industrial transactional processes

  • Logistic/warehousing/supply base consolidation background preferred

  • You have a self-starter attitude, show eye for business and are able to anticipate problems in a complex environment

  • You have outstanding partners management skills and networking ability

  • You are willing to travel up to 40% of the time

In return we offer you the opportunity to:

The occasion to work for an employer whose activities have a major positive impact on people's lives all over the world

The chance to launch and steer your career in an environment with an astonishing diversity of nationalities, skills and backgrounds;

Very competitive benefits designed around your preferences.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It is a calling to build a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering creative solutions across the health continuum. We experience a variety of unexpected moments when lives and careers come together in meaningful ways

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