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Market Procurement Leader

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Company: Philips
Contract: PERM
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Job Title

Market Procurement Leader

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to

To have the opportunity to growth the revenue of the company by bringing breakthrough to the Market organization.

You are responsible for

  • The integration and alignment of global procurement strategy and policy with the local organizations business plan.
  • Stakeholder management (CEO/CFO and other functional executives) in the assigned organizational scope.
  • Challenge ways of working and drive change to enable cost savings both internally as with the supplier.
  • Manage the portfolio of products and gain deep understanding of the supply market.
  • Develop and manage key strategic supplier partnerships with regard to the most critical commodity and commodity clusters.
  • Leading the supplier sourcing process for the global suppliers in the assigned scope Leading business review
  • Give guidance to a multi-functional team of sourcing specialists globally (e.g. supplier quality, commodity engineers and local procurement specialists).
  • Gain deep understanding of the supply market and deploy in the local commercial organizations. Ensuring that all Procurement related risks are controlled and mitigated.
  • In addition, be the back-up for the Commodity Cluster Leader and take the lead in coordinating several team efforts for the entire S&S cluster

You are a part of

Tightly embedded on the market organization for NAM you will lead a team of strong Commodity manager focusing on developing business and reducing cost. You will manage a team of very independent and focus people and will need to drive them to achieve.

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

  • Master or similar level
  • More than 10 years in procurement
    Strong negotiator, have expertise in cost structure of suppliers,
  • Capability to challenge organization and have breakthrough thinking
  • Management skill

In return, we offer you

A major and visible role on the organization that will provide you a path to growth in Procurement organization and/or the market

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. Learn more by watching this video.

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 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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