Program Manager - Sleep and Respiratory Care - (Seattle, WA)

Job TitleProgram Manager – Sleep and Respiratory Care – (Seattle, WA)

Job Description

Program Manager – Sleep and Respiratory Care Sales – Seattle

As part of the North America Sleep and Respiratory sales organization, the incumbent will report to the Director of RDD sales and Program Management.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Oversees, manages and implements the technical and operational aspects of Sleep and Respiratory Care services to deliver the value of improved efficiencies and compliance
  • Coordinates cross-functional teams (Customer, Philips Sales/Business/Marketing/Customer Support and others as applicable ) through meetings and progress measurement activity which bring distinct, specific projects to completion on time, within agreed upon scope and within budget
  • Reviews status of projects, budgets and manages schedules and prepares status reports.
  • Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and project timelines and objectives.
  • Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with Regional Sales Directors, Key Account Executives, Key Account managers, Account Managers, Clinical Specialists, and key stakeholders.
  • Team Communication Hub – all project aspects
  • Consultative Manager
  • Scope Manager
  • Resource Manager
  • Schedule Manager
  • Issue Manager

Knowledge and Skills (Products/Services, Processes, and Methodologies)

  • Understand clinical pathways for OSA and Respiratory Care patients from diagnosis, intake/set-up on therapy, compliance monitoring and ongoing resupply services
  • Familiar with Homecare provider billing operations
  • Understanding of CPAP compliance software solutions and insurance rules
  • Conduct research and data collection to understand the organization, clinical and operational workflows (customer interviews, focus groups, workshops)
  • Ability to analyze the results of research/data and develop a gap analysis between current and future desired state
  • Develop and present workflow and technology recommendations/options to customer for consideration using Philips solutions and 3rd party as appropriate
  • Understanding and ability to facilitate communication within and between multiple business departments within customer sites (billing, customer service, operations and clinical staff) to implement and most effectively utilize chosen software solutions/services
  • Develop a Implementation, Training and Go Live Plan
  • Implement the chosen services/software solutions
  • Conduct Pre-Live training for all key stakeholders
  • Develop KPIs for customer site to measure and monitor post-Go Live results
  • Liaising with the client to keep them informed of progress and to make relevant decisions for necessary plan adjustments

Your Background:

  • Minimum of two years of working experience in the Project Management role
  • Commercial / sales experience, strongly preferred
  • Skilled in MS office applications (Word, Power Point and Excel), required
  • Competitor knowledge of relevant competitive solutions, strongly preferred.
  • Project Management software tools
  • Methods and tools for prioritizing customer requests
  • Presentation skills, Solution Selling
  • Relevant quality and regulatory requirements


The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Market foresight, learning agility and teaming (RI key competencies)
  • Customer focus; interpersonal and influencing skills (across a series of
  • Organizational levels)
  • An enthusiastic action and problem solving orientation
  • Business acumen
  • Ability to synthesize information into compelling story
  • Excellent oral communication and written skills
  • Ability to drive and execute plans.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects effectively and efficiently


Bachelors degree required. Degree disciplines in business, commercial, technical, or clinical specialty, strongly preferred.

Physical Requirements

This position functions in a normal office environment that requires the ability to interface with standard office equipment such as computers, printers, copiers, fax, telephones, etc. Position will spend periods of time sitting, standing, walking, etc., as part of the normal conduct of daily business affairs. Some lifting of equipment may be required. Approximately 60-70% travel required within North America

Our Offer:

Here at Philips WE ARE Working Together for a Better Tomorrow:

Philips’ dedication to enriching lives is reflected in our company, our solutions, and a commitment to our people. Philips products lead to improved healthcare, faster diagnosis and better patient outcomes. Philips employees change lives every day.

Enjoy endless opportunities to learn, and develop your career in the directions to which you aspire. Philips Healthcare is a place where you will work with others whose far-reaching ideas and accomplishments have impacted over 200 million lives already. Please help us determine what’s next. Your ideas and ability to deliver will help to transform the future of healthcare, and allow you to create your own legacy.

Thanks to our employees, we are at the forefront of the Healthcare industry. Healthcare providers, backed by our many market leading solutions, are able to diagnose confidently, improve care, and increase the quality of life for patients across North America each and every day.

Advance your career in an environment that supports work-life balance, health & well-being and continuous learning. Making a difference begins right here, where you come first.

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