Philips Project Manager GBS in Lodz, Poland

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In this role, you have the opportunity to

The Project Manager will initiate, lead and implement improvement projects for GBS. These projects focus on the development of new GBS capabilities, implementation of strategic initiatives and improvement of existing operational processes in the areas of transformation (Funnel Management), transition and operations.

Projects cover the global E2E processes, from suppliers, through manufacturing and distribution to end customers.

Projects aim at developing best practice approaches to ensure the seamless and effective integration of new products, services and applications in key markets

You are responsible for

  • Initiate and manage projects from definition, through execution, to closure, including planning, budget control, stakeholder management and regular communication updates. Ensures that processes are properly documented and deployed

  • Set and deploy high standards on project management skills across GBS.

  • Drive deployment of GBS strategy within GBS

  • Build communities of practice across GBS, in close cooperation with central team and internal customers.

  • Define the risks and issues of the KPIs and SLA’s implementation and develops scenarios to overcome these risks

  • Change management towards key stakeholders, both internal (Markets, Businesses, Functions) as well as external (customers) where appropriate.

You are a part of

Jobholder is reporting to Operation Excellence Leader in the GBS Hub in Lodz and will be primarily supporting projects initiated by PMO in GBS Amsterdam HQ. Can also be working on projects that will be specific to GBS Hub Lodz, depending on workload. Job holder has no direct reports.

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

  • Master's degree, or equivalent

  • Has > 8 years of relevant working experience, including experience in successfully managing various projects

  • Be strong at structuring complex tasks and possess strong coordination skills

  • Good influencing and relationship building skills

  • Change management skills

  • Good process and data analytical skills

  • Experienced in Lean (DM, problem solving, Value Stream Mapping etc)

  • Being able to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a pressurized environment and work proactively to ensure project milestones are met

  • PMP certificate (or equivalent) is required.

  • Excellent command of English (both verbal and written) is required.

In return, we offer you

We offer the unique combination of a critical and challenging role and a creative and empowering office environment. You will be actively encouraged to make improvements, establish best in class service and have a direct impact on the success of Philips on a daily basis.

  • Yearly bonus based on performance achieved.

  • Private medical care with an option to extend it to family members.

  • Benefit System cards.

  • Discount for Philips’ products.

  • Relocation package applicable for people moving in from outside of Łódź region.

Why should you join Philips?

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