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Procurement Engineer

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Company: Philips
Contract: PERM
Location: Monroeville, Pennsylvania, United States

Job Title

Procurement Engineer

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Procurement Engineer coordinates all Procurement activities across E2E processes, and shares responsibility for the business related Procurement KPI's such as BoM savings and Global Supplier Rating System score in the factories of the various businesses within Philips.

You are responsible for

- Ensuring that optimized TCO (cost, quality, availability) are assured in product and business creation and through their full life cycle, utilizing DFX

- Driving the sourcing plan, leading supplier selection and ensuring adherence to the Business Procurement strategy

- Driving early supplier involvement and identifying cost drivers to influence design decision making and achieve target costing

- Collaborating with Supplier Quality in the new supplier/component release process, including compliance and sustainability aspects

- Supporting price negotiations with opportunities to drive short and long term cost reduction improvement

You are a part of

This role will be a part of the Global Procurement organization.

The position holder will need to be based in Monroeville, PA

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

- Bachelor’s degree in engineering discipline.

- Injection molding and medical manufacturing background is preferred.

- 5+ years of consistent professional track record, preferably in Procurement Engineering, Strategic Sourcing, Supplier Quality, R&D or Advanced Manufacturing Engineering

- Experience in DfX, Value Engineering, LEAN or Six Sigma

- Experience in working across New Product Introduction Process (e.g. PDLM)

- Experience in initiating and driving cost down projects

- Knowledge of costing toolset (Should Costing, NPV, TCO) in projects.

- Ability to think strategically and delivers results.

- Understanding and ability to challenge blue prints and specifications

- Experience in international and multidisciplinary project teams is preferred

- Ability to easily gain trust and support of peers; encourage collaboration and challenge constructively

- Ability to travel up to 25% of the time

In return, we offer you

Named one of the Top 50 Happiest Companies in America, 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.







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