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Philips Procurement Engineer - Project Leader in Eindhoven, Netherlands


In this role, you have the opportunity to

Manage cross-functional projects aimed at optimization and costs reduction, as well as coordinate all Procurement activities across E2E processes in I2M (idea-to-market), M2O (market-to-order) and O2C (order-to-cas), and share responsibility for the business related Procurement KPI's such as BoM (bill of material) savings and Global Supplier Rating System score in the factories of the various businesses within Philips.

You are responsible for

  • Planning, leading, and tracking a small single discipline project plans

  • Managing the project by keeping the schedule, cost, quality and scope on track by proper risk and escalation management

  • Communicating accurately and timely project metrics to all key stakeholders including senior leadership of the Integrated Supply Chain and the regular reviews with BU leads on procurement matters

  • Building and maintaining the project organization and leading the project team members and representing the projects in the project teams ;

  • Performance management and resource management

  • Maintaining communication with all (key) stakeholders (e.g. sponsor)

  • Ensuring effective transfer and archiving of project results and associated knowledge to standing organization

You are a part of

the Procurement Engineering MT of Personal Health and report into the Procurement Engineering Business Partner for the sector Personal Health.

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

  • Master's degree

  • Project Management skills

  • Lean foundation

  • Basic understanding of DfX (design-for-excellence) methodology & cost modelling

  • Supplier development skills

  • Technical risk analysis

In return, we offer you

A path towards your most rewarding career. Philips is growing its marketing capability enterprise wide. Succeeding in this market-based 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 at . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video at .

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