Philips Site Procurement Lead in Fremont, California

In the role of Site Procurement Lead (Site Sourcing Manager), you will be the single point of contact for the Procurement Engineering team for all post launch supplier activities.

You will work with the Procurement Engineers to define specific supplier strategies tailored to new product design and manufacturing requirements.

Through partnering with the Global Commodities organization you will ensure that the suppliers selected are consistent with Philips Forward Procurement List, leveraging Philips global spend, and delivering maximum supplier performance for our business.

Responsibilities

  • Support the deployment of early supplier involvement through target costing and tracking for assigned products, in partnership with CM and PE

  • Support Commodity Management and Ops Buyers / P&S with pricing updates in local system including the phasing in of negotiated price reductions.

  • Act on behalf of Procurement Engineering and Commodity Management for project or supplier related activities, ensuring relevant PE & CM team members are informed and involved

  • Owner for the delivering the assigned parts to meet new product introduction needs

  • Responsible to provide site specific supplier information and business requirements to Commodity Management in support of negotiations and supplier business reviews. Additionally should support CM in creating the negotiation strategy and during the negotiation as needed.

  • Accountable for the phase in/out ramp up/down process and related supplier communication

  • Drive requests for quotation process and support supplier selection based on the Forward Procurement List, including management of related fields in the Sourcing Plan, in alignment with overall project plan

  • Manage on time deliveries of parts during NPI & LCM projects (samples, prototypes, ramp up)

  • Assess supplier capacity against requirements for suppliers for his/her site

  • Execute and support phase in phase Out (PIPO) planning related to new product introduction, existing production, and end of life (EOL)

  • Manage change towards supplier (provides specifications to supplier, ensure agreement and full implementation up to IT systems, involves CM if commercial discussion required).

  • Maintenance of cost history of parts assigned, supporting project teams to roll up actual cost

  • Ensure CM risk management program is implemented for our site and is effective for the specific products purchased for the site.

  • Execute supplier setup and SAP / PLM master data creation

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

Education & Experience you will bring to the role

  • Bachelors in Engineering, Business, Materials, Finance or related fields and a minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience

  • Experience in working with suppliers in the Medical Device Field preferably within the Wires and Catheter Manufacturing realm.

  • Proven ability to deliver results in supplier selection, management, negotiation, capacity planning, and risk management.

  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and deliver to project milestones

  • Ability to manage and work within a matrixed organization

In this role, you have the opportunity to

be the single point of contact for the Procurement Engineering team for all post launch supplier activities. You will work with our Procurement Engineers to define specific supplier strategies tailored to new product design and manufacturing requirements.

You are responsible for

  • Supporting the deployment of early supplier involvement through target costing and tracking for assigned products, in partnership with CM and PE

  • Supporting Commodity Management and Ops Buyers / P&S with pricing updates in local system including the phasing in of negotiated price reductions.

  • Acting on behalf of Procurement Engineering and Commodity Management for project or supplier related activities, ensuring relevant PE & CM team members are informed and involved

  • Delivering the assigned parts to meet new product introduction needs

  • Providing site specific supplier information and business requirements to Commodity Management in support of negotiations and supplier business reviews. Additionally should support CM in creating the negotiation strategy and during the negotiation as needed.

  • The phase in/out ramp up/down process and related supplier communication

  • Driving requests for the quotation process and support supplier selection based on the Forward Procurement List, including management of related fields in the Sourcing Plan, in alignment with overall project plan

  • Managing on time deliveries of parts during NPI & LCM projects (samples, prototypes, ramp up)

  • Assessing supplier capacity against requirements for suppliers for his/her site

  • Executing and supporting the phase in phase out (PIPO) planning related to new product introduction, existing production, and end of life (EOL)

  • Managing change towards supplier (provides specifications to supplier, ensure agreement and full implementation up to IT systems, involves CM if commercial discussion required).

  • Maintenance of cost history of parts assigned, supporting project teams to roll up actual cost

  • Ensuring CM risk management program is implemented for our site and is effective for the specific products purchased for the site.

  • Executing supplier setup and SAP / PLM master data creation

You are a part of

our dynamic sourcing team and will be partnering with the Global Commodities organization to ensure that the suppliers selected are consistent with Philips Forward Procurement List, leveraging Philips global spend, and delivering maximum supplier performance for our business.

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

  • Bachelors in Engineering, Business, Materials, Finance or related fields and a minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience

  • Experience in working with suppliers in the Medical Device Field preferably within the wires and catheter manufacturing realm.

  • Proven ability to deliver results in supplier selection, management, negotiation, capacity planning, and risk management.

  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and deliver to project milestones

  • Ability to manage and work within a matrixed organization

Why should you join Philips?

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