In this role, you have the opportunity to
As a procurement Engineer, you will be responsible for set-up of procurement processes in Idea to market, market to order and order to customer.
KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES
Procurement Engineer drives the sourcing plan, leading supplier selection and ensuring adherence to the Business Procurement strategy
Ensures that optimized TCO (cost, quality, availability) are assured in product and business creation and through their full life cycle, utilizing DFX. –
Drives early supplier involvement and identifies cost drivers to influence design decision making and achieve target costing
Collaborate with Supplier Quality in the new supplier/component release process, including compliance and sustainability aspects
Drive concept savings in new product development in close cooperation with Marketing, Quality, SCM and development
Provides should-cost assessments for newly proposed products
Drives the Supplier Selection Process together with the Commodity Teams
Aligns needs with competitive landscape and technology roadmaps
Up to date with developments in a major commodity market and the business context relevant to that market
Excellent Problem Solving Skills.
Is able to lead complex Cost Engineering and product introduction Projects
Is able to lead complex Cost Engineering activities, manage reporting of results of complex assignments to steering boards.
You are responsible for
Evaluate supply base trends with respect to manufacturing systems and processes and act on the subsequent data to achieved measured results.
Authoritative expert in the cost drivers
Set up the right procurement set / supply chain processes for world class supply chain
Stimulates significant impact on the bottom line of a Business.
Improvements in total cost improvement in addition to BoM cost improvement.
Understanding the principles of Value Engineering
Cost calculations and cost reduction advice for individual components in assigned product
Participates in Cost down projects and manages reporting of results
Participates in project based Cost Engineering activities, manage reporting of results within the project teams
Analyze and anticipate cost trends, develop and review cost forecasts, translate into implications for the business
You are a part of
Procurement engineering team is responsible for set-up of procurement processes in Idea to Market, Market to order and Order to customer. KPI’s include BOM savings, procurement strategy for new products, productivity ideas and drive these with different stakeholders, supports all NPI’s, new cost savings ideas and new procurement processes.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
10-15 years of relevant Strategic sourcing experience
Plastic & non metals, polymers, moulding, mould costing - working with relevant suppliers
Preferably, team leader, team management skills.
Handled procurement spend profile of> € 50 M.
An engineering bachelor’s degree or higher.
Specific experience in product development (NPI) in & Supplier Development in high technology environments with high regulatory requirements with low volume high complexity manufacturing
Working with global teams, environments and experience in managing local as well as global supply base
Should have handled various commodities like Mechanical, Electrical, and electronics.
Experience in Business facing role i.e., should have worked for strategic sourcing function for a business leading all commodities
Key stake holders are R&D for Product development (NPI) and life cycle management, Operations, Supplier quality & Regulatory teams
Knowledge of Magnetic resonance, Computed topography, Digital X Ray systems, related supplier base.
In return, we offer you
A rewarding career in Philips with attractive package. `
Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personal development budget, free training and coaching
Attractive collective health insurance package
Opportunity to buy Philips shares and products with discount
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