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Supply Chain Planner

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Company: Philips
Contract: PERM
Location: Bothell, Washington, United States

Job Title

Supply Chain Planner

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to:

Manage global inventories for a portfolio of service parts, ensuring high service levels while minimizing costs.

You are responsible for:

  • Planning a portfolio of parts, including demand forecasting, stock target setting, replenishing and rebalancing, controlling operational costs, to achieve the expected material availability and inventory performance
  • Analyzing gaps in performance, identifying root causes, and running or supporting continuous improvement and breakthrough activities to develop and implement countermeasures
  • Execute demand forecasting and improve forecast accuracy, stock target setting and supply planning for your defined portfolio across the network of 3 central and 120 market location
  • Partner with Buyer, Delivery Owner and Supply Manager to understand the drivers of supply constraints and support the supply chain to avoid/solve critical parts issues
  • Preparing for and supporting Daily Management and Sales & Operations Planning meetings
  • Promoting LEAN principles throughout the company

You are a part of:

 A team managing global inventory of service parts for Philips medical equipment. The team is tasked to ensure high material availability and service level for Philips customers, while keeping inventory and logistics costs under control.

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

  • Bachelor degree in business, engineering, logistics or supply chain management; MBA preferred
  • 3+ years of experience in the supply management or service field
  • Experience with planning and inventory management
  • Experience working in a multi-cultural and global environment
  • Experience working with remote and distributed teams located in different time zones across the globe
  • Travelling requirement: less than 10% of the time

In return, we offer you:

•   A career with a world-class brand committed to improving people’s lives through innovation

•   Global multi-functional opportunities to advance your career

•   Certification and training towards best in class skill development and specialization

•   Strong leadership and mentorship from a group of seasoned professionals

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog. Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process, or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.




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