Skin ADV

About   |   Newsletter
Demand & Supply Chain Management Evolution

Job Description

Supply Chain Lead MA&TC Technology Solutions

View: 73

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)

Manufacturing Technician, Aseptic Operations, CPC
    Oregon - Hillsboro, United States  -  PERM  -  Roche

Head Of Products Manufacturing Engineering
    Murrysville, Pennsylvania, United States  -  PERM  -  Philips

Production Support Manager
    Memphis, Tennessee, United States  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Supply Chain Analyst
    Chicago, United States  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply Chain Manager Chicago, IL
    Chicago, IL, United States  -  PERM  -  Teldar Group

Consult the other 3602 positions: click here

           Circular Economy     Industry 4.0     Blockchain 

     Internet of Things     Omni Channel 

Join us on

News & Trends

Last update 2 Apr 2019
PMI dips to lowest since June 2017 and price pressures moderate
   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...

Combating the Digital Supply Chain Talent Gap

For the past eight years, I have been delivering lectures on supply chain management at the University of Texas at Dallas. This has given me a unique opportunity to interact with students pursuing their master’s...

Tactical Decision Making in Inventory and Supply Chain Management
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
World Class Sales and Operations Planning
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
Supply Chain Project Management: Fundamentals
     Georgia Tech Savannah Campus
Supply Chain Risk Management
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
Supply Chain Project Management: Vendor Selection & Management
     Georgia Tech Savannah Campus

Local & Regional Agenda

Tudor Rose International increases productivity through integrated SCM platform ASSIST4

Tudor Rose International is Europe’s leading export market management company specialising in building brands around the world. In business for nearly 30 years, the innovative company mastered an ambitious IT mo...

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