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Director of Fulfillment (Packaging, Warehousing, & Distribution)

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Company: Philips
Contract: PERM
Location: Lockbourne, Ohio, United States

Job Title

Director of Fulfillment (Packaging, Warehousing, & Distribution)

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Bring your strategic approach and formulate the long-term logistics policy for North America (NA) Market Fulfillment, taking into account all the relevant factors for integrated management.  You will initiate changes to our logistics management concepts in accordance with the requirements of the business, which will lead to improvements across the entire supply chain.  Additionally, you will manage the overall integral logistics department via a large number of department managers.

This position is based in Lockbourne, OH (located approximately 20 minutes south of Columbus, OH).

You are responsible for (but not limited to)

  • Building and managing the full Fulfillment P&L under the direction of the NA Head of Operations.

  • Effectively managing inventories and ensuring the site meets or exceeds weekly key accuracy, service, productivity, safety, and expense performance indicators and goals.

  • Leading and developing internal team members along with managing third party logistic (3PL) resources and relationships.

  • Driving accountability for results by reviewing weekly business and identifying actions that drive improvements in site Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) with 3PL.

  • Closely tracking and driving strategic decisions to positively influence key performance indicators (KPI's) using site analytics.

  • Analyzing KPI's and metrics to identify trends, while recommending actions for improvement.

  • Identify and drive execution of continuous improvement opportunities within Fulfillment operations based on results of key performance indicators.

  • Building and reviewing processes to drive continuous improvement and operational excellence.

  • Ensures facility operations meets channel goals, customers' expectations, and eCommerce fulfillment best practices.

  • Collaborates in the fulfillment planning and execution of  activities

  • Build, develop, and provide growth opportunities for your team

  • Responsible for ensuring the consistent operations of packaging, warehouse, transportation, and distribution.

You are a part of

Our mission to improve the lives of 3 billion people per year by 2030. Every day we move closer to achieving our goal by crafting state of the art solutions that lead to confident diagnosis, improved care, and increased quality of life for patients. We enable our employees to create a legacy in life through their work and support their development through people-centric learning, total rewards, and personalized development planning programs. Our research and business provide unique opportunities to develop cutting-edge clinical solutions and deliver meaningful solutions in the healthcare space.

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

  • Bachelor’s degree required (preferably in Business, Logistics, Supply Chain or Industrial Engineering)

  • Master’s or Advanced degree ideal

  • 10+ years’ previous high-level fulfillment operations management experience in packaging, warehousing, and distribution

  • 5+ years’ experience in a supervisory or management role leading high-performance teams

  • Multi-Facility experience preferred

  • Large retail and eCommerce experience preferred

  • Proven interpersonal relationship, and verbal/written communication skills

  • Excellent planning, problem-solving, negotiation and organizational skills.

  • Previous experience with both inbound and outbound international shipments preferred

  • Experience in Lean, daily management, continuous improvement and/or six sigma initiatives

Your team

You will report directly to the Head of Operations – Personal Health and will be an integral member of the leadership team.

In return, we offer you

The ability to collaborate with, learn and grow from colleagues in a highly complex, global organization where you can use your strengths to help drive strategic business initiatives for Philips.  Additionally, we provide you a dynamic working environment in an innovative business, paired with a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and a supportive atmosphere where you can sharpen your talents with new challenges and career opportunities.

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.

It is the policy of Philips to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to age, color, citizenship, disability or perceived disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital or domestic partner status, military or veteran status, national origin, pregnancy/childbirth, race, religion, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.  Philips is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.

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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