Philips Customer Service Operations Team Lead in Taguig, Philippines


As a member of the Customer Care Center team, you will support the scope below:

Call & Service Activity Management

  • Attend customer calls and register them in the service management system

  • Determine the routing of the customer call depending on the customer’s request and contract obligations

  • Create service work orders if necessary

  • Assign and dispatch Field Services Engineers (FSE’s) to service orders

  • Order spare parts if required and inform FSE on delivery schedule

  • Inform Customers status of their call and confirm appointments

  • Manage the progress of the customer call and escalate if service levels are in danger

Driving Time & Material (T&M) business

  • Create T&M quotation based on requested services from a customer

  • Send the approved T&M quote to the customer, and perform necessary follow up

  • Process billings for T&M orders

Tools Management

  • Register & label all service tools required by FSE for field service delivery

  • Understand the calibration requirements of the service tools, track and update calibration records

  • Monitor the tools movement, recall tools and arrange with service vendors for on time calibration services

  • Ensure tools that are not at condition for service, e.g. out-of-tolerance, defective or overdue for calibration, etc, are recalled and sent to qualified service vendors for on time calibration services

  • Support CS Delivery Manager in assessment of quality impact on services performed using tools found out-of-tolerance

Field Change Order (FCO) Planning

  • Create SWO for affected equipment based on the Unit Effective List as provided by the Technical Support Specialist

  • Coordinate FCO parts ordering

  • Schedule & dispatch FCO’ / Service Work Orders (SWO’s)

Operational Excellence

  • Ensure daily time critical activities completed/ escalated on time

  • Eork with stakeholders to drive process & performance improvement to ensure smooth and efficient CS back office operation

Parts Management

  • Work with SPS on material planning/ forecast and returns

  • Manage 3rd party materials on demand

  • Review performance and coordinate activities with the contracted warehouse. Escalate to CS management, MPS and SPS on any warehouse performance and compliance issues

  • Inventory management includes the standby inventory, consignment stock and GIT. Manage WIP by reviewing SWO status and perform proper goods movement when necessary

  • Initiate returns to supplier and secures financial settlement

  • Quarterly cycle count and stock analysis/ reconciliation

Logistics support

  • Identify delivery issues in an early stage and take corrective actions timely by working closely together with suppliers and physical distribution to resolve these supply issues

  • Track and trace spare parts

  • Actively participate in Customer Services logistics improvement projects

  • Coordinate outbound last mile transport and delivery

  • Follow up hold procedure in case of hazard situations

  • Coordinate final delivery at customer site

  • Follow up in case of missing, damaged or wrong deliveries

  • Trigger Defective on Arrival (DEFOA)

  • Comply with export control regulation

Quality & Regulatory Compliance

  • Ensure service records and reporting by CCC in compliance to the Q&R requirements. Ensure customer feedback captured timely. Be responsive to the clarification requests from Q&R function or Quality Analysts

  • Close monitoring on tools and their calibration requirements.


  • Bachelors degree in Supply Chain management/Logistics/Business Administration or the equivalent

  • 5 years to 10 years experience as Supervisor/Team Manager

  • Strong Reporting background particularly in planning and analytics

  • Advanced Excel knowledge is required

  • Experience in Sales/Supply Chain/Logistics is required

  • Experience in using SAP preferred

  • Hands-on experience with Lean techniques and culture.

  • Strong People management and Project management skills.

  • Process thinking.

  • Improvement skills/attitude

  • Excellent communication skills at different levels

  • Strong cultural awareness

  • Excellent communications skills, both in word and in writing (both languages are mandatory).

  • Strong Business understanding, result oriented approach is required

  • Customer oriented and always sees opportunities to improve the processes (operational excellence)

In return, we offer you

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