Operational Material Management Buyer Planner

Job Title

Operational Material Management Buyer Planner

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to
Use your skills and experience in a challenging environment in order to shape our global supply chain organization in the field of Operational Material Management. Philips Operational Material Management is a high paced, dynamic organization that is responsible for getting the right parts to the right place at the right time. In this role, you will manage availability of material through the proper material Master Data setup, capacity planning and purchase order management with internal and external suppliers, and mitigation of supply risks and issues.

You are responsible for

  • Performs inventory analysis
  • Executes SCM master data setup and maintenance
  • Executes Product Life Cycle management
  • Inventory management and ownership. Create and align buy-item stock / replenishment policy
  • Manages forecast with suppliers, including validation, supplier S&OP meeting / n-tier supply availability check and follow-up
  • Align and balance material planning with production planning
  • Draws up and maintains the MPS schedules for the BU-Operations based on commercial demand, so that orders are delivered on time, inventory is controlled and production capacity is utilized in optimum fashion.
  • Draws up & maintains percentage parts lists (P-BOM) to guarantee optimum flexibility in relation to the market.
  • Obtains data from the MPS schedule so that Operational Purchasing can promptly and at minimum cost acquire units and materials and assesses proposals for changing the schedules.
  • Contributes, as part of a working group, to the implementation of new control systems and the improvement of planning procedures and methods.

You are a part of
Global Operational Material Management team, working closely with various team in Philips globally such as commodity management leadership, manufacturing leadership, OMM leadership, supply chain engineering etc.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
  • Minimum 5 year's related experience (for Bachelor degree)
  • Minimum 5 years' related experience (for Master degree)
  • For maintenance spare part and services procurement, a technical education required
  • Minimal technical knowledge for maintenance parts purchases

In return, we offer you
A path towards your most rewarding career. Succeeding in this market-based role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long-term career, inside and outside of Philips. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities.

Why should you join Philips?
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