In this role, you have the opportunity to drive the sourcing plan, leading supplier selection and ensuring adherence to the Business Procurement strategy
You are responsible for
Ensures that optimized TCO (cost, quality, availability) are assured in product and business creation and through their full life cycle, utilizing DFX.
PE drives the sourcing plan, leading supplier selection and ensuring adherence to the Business Procurement strategy
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
Support price negotiations with opportunities to drive short and long term cost reduction improvement
You will be looking strategic partner who can leverage new product development with Philips
A procurement professional providing AOP savings through cost down projects and new product introduction projects
Considered to be a key partner in significant product cost reduction activities, in early phase innovation or in the manufacturing phase.
Contributes to developing the cost engineering function.
Understanding the principles of Executing Cost Down projects and new product introduction Projects
Understanding the principles of Value Engineering (L1)
Understanding the principles of the materials / goods flow
Is an expert user of the entire costing toolset (Should Costing, NPV, TCO etc.) in large projects
Deep knowledge of the long term structural cost drivers for the assigned product.
Participates in multi-disciplinary project teams and contributes to developing cost engineering processes
Able to read and understand blue prints and other engineering documentation
Cost down projects and new product introduction projects executed for assigned product portfolio
Addresses problems with unique and/or cross functional implication.
Evaluate supplier manufacturing systems and processes and subsequent data collected for the purpose of analysis.
Is up to date with developments in the commodity market and uses this to provide inputs to Product Creation Process and negotiation process.
Is able to lead cost down projects and participates in new product introduction projects
Is able to lead project based Cost Engineering activities, manage reporting of results within the project teams.
Stimulates significant impact on the cost price of a product and supports total cost improvement discussions.
Based on supply value of > € 10 M.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Plans and aligns
Driving planning and Performance
Scouting and analyzing technology
Leading/Supporting a DFX
In return, we offer you
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Why should you join Philips?
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