About   |   Newsletter
Demand & Supply Chain Management Evolution

Job Description

Supply Chain Lead MA&TC Technology Solutions

View: 34

Company: Philips
Contract: PERM
Location: Andover, Massachusetts, United States

Job Title

Supply Chain Lead – MA&TC Technology Solutions

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to:

Lead the Supply Chain activities for the MA&TC Technology Solutions business (also known as Value Add Services).

You are responsible for:

  • Works collaboratively with Technology Solutions (TS) management team to define and execute supply chain initiatives aligned with overall business objectives while leveraging Philips’ vertical business functions within MA & TC BU, key markets and corporate Philips.
  • Defines the supply chain strategy for this business ensuring alignment with Philips’ supply chain processes and direction
  • Manages key suppliers to meet TS assurance of supply goals.
  • Works closely with key markets to ensure physical distribution programs are meeting end customer needs (e.g. direct ship from key suppliers)
  • Execute sales and operation planning (S&OP) activities with TS, working with suppliers on demand/supply matching, giving consideration to inventory levels as well as on time delivery goals.
  • Works closely with key Markets on key initiatives to improve performance and customer experience
  • Collaborates with Product Marketing, R&D and Service in managing NPI and product obsolescence process.
  • Identifies and monitors SC key performance indicators for TS and drives appropriate corrective actions (e.g. COTS, DEFOA, operational cost) when not meeting targeted goals.
  • Ensures  data management alignment of TS product structures with EIM teams in TS and key markets
  • Drives improvement projects and programs in targeted areas to improve performance or expand service offerings (e.g. contract manufacturer setup, SC for new product category, selling into new geographic region or country).
  • Ensures appropriate intra-company agreements are in place (e.g. ICQA) so roles and responsibilities are clearly delineated and regulatory compliance and financial  standards are maintained
  • Manages cost envelope for supply chain function

You are a part of:

Monitoring & Analytics & Therapeutic Care

Position reports directly to MA & TC Head of Supply Chain and dotted line to Lead for Product Management for TS.

This role will initially be based in our Andover office. Philips will be relocating this office to a new site at Cambridge Crossing, a large development underway on the Cambridge-Somerville-Boston line. This is a very exciting time to be joining Philips, as this new location will be our largest North American R&D innovation center. The new office is set to open in early 2020.

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

  • Bachelor/Master of Science degree in a technical or business field. MBA preferred.
  • Sales & Operations Planning experience is preferred but not required
  • Experience working with suppliers on operational management
  • Experience in working with Markets and/or customers
  • Ability to effectively manage or participate in project teams
  • Ability to think strategically while executing operationally
  • Ability to work well with cross-functional/business/market teams

In return, we offer you

Sharpen your talents with new challenges in our dynamic organization. As a market-driven company, we’re used to listening to our customers & apply the same thinking to our employees. We offer a competitive salary, outstanding benefits and flexibility in a career with a positive and supportive atmosphere in which to develop your talents further.

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.





More Info / Apply

(external link to recruiter web page)

Supply Chain Capability Analyst
    New Jersey - Warren, United States  -  PERM  -  GlaxoSmithKline

Sr Maintenance Tech
    Memphis, Tennessee, United States  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Sr Manufacturing Mechanic/ Sr Craftsworker
    New Jersey - Branchburg, United States  -  PERM  -  Roche

Manufacturing Project Manager
    Ontario, California, United States  -  PERM  -  Philips

Senior Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Device
    Lowell, United States  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Consult the other 3722 positions: click here

           Circular Economy     Industry 4.0     Blockchain 

     Internet of Things     Omni Channel 

Join us on

News & Trends

Last update 4 Feb 2019
Output growth picks up to four-month high in January
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
United States 


Today’s omni-channel marketplace means competition is increasing, consumers are demanding more relevant products, inventory lifecycles are shorter and fulfillment is incredibly complex. Business conditions are constantly changing, which means you need the flexibility to adapt quickly and continu...

Cloud as a Foundation for Digital Readiness in Manufacturing

Manufacturers are bombarded daily with promises of a digital revolution and system-wide reimagining. The potential is astounding. IT consulting firm, Capgemini, even predicts in a recent report that smart factories co...

Supplier Relationship Management: Achieving Top and Bottom Line Results
     Denver, CO
Contracting: Beyond the Basics
     Orlando, FL
Resisting Price Increases and Implementing Cost Improvement Initiatives
     Chicago, IL
Developing Excellence in Strategic Supply Management and Procurement
     Atlanta, GA

Local & Regional Agenda

FLORIM CERAMICHE SPA: On the road to Industry 4.0: advanced planning & finite capacity scheduling

Florim Ceramiche SpA has been worldly recognised as a leader in ceramics industry for more than 50 years, thanks to its committment to research, innovation and social responsibility. Florim business style can be summa...

Delivering the Sustainable Development Goals- Seizing the opportunity in global manufacturing

This white paper, developed jointly by PwC, GMIS and UNIDO, sets out the business imperative for manufacturing businesses of achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and why global manufactur...

International Agenda