Site Sourcing Manager

Job Title

Site Sourcing Manager

Job Description

We welcome you to join Philips IGT-Devices as a Sourcing Manager in our San Diego, CA location.

In the role of Site Sourcing Manger, you will be the single point of contact for the Procurement Engineering team for all post launch supplier activities. You will work with the Procurement Engineers to define specific supplier strategies tailored to new product design and manufacturing requirements.

Through partnering with the Global Commodities organization you will ensure that the suppliers selected are consistent with Philips Preferred Supplier List, leveraging Philips global spend, and delivering maximum supplier performance for our business.

US work authorization is a precondition of employment. The company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship for a work-authorized visa.

Company relocation benefits will not be provided for this position. Candidates need to live within commuting distance to the San Diego facility.

You are responsible for;

Represent Procurement in NPI - Acts on behalf of Procurement Engineering (PE) and Commodity Management (CM) for project or supplier related activities, ensuring relevant team members are informed and involved.

  • Support the deployment of early supplier involvement and target costing and tracking for assigned product, in alignment with CM and PE
  • Prepare requirement package and the Supplier Project Agreement
  • Communication of project related commercial & technical requirements
  • Drives request for quotation process and supports supplier selection based on the Preferred Supplier List based on the delegation scheme
  • Maintain cost history of parts assigned, supporting project teams to roll up actual cost
  • Project management of activities at supplier, including Sourcing Plan, in alignment with overall project plan.
  • Manage on time deliveries of parts during NPI & Limited Commercial Release projects
  • Owner for delivering the assigned parts to meet project needs

Support CM Strategy & Supplier Management
  • Supports commodity strategy and execution in close relation with the Commodity Teams ; Provides input regarding business requirements
  • Manage phase-in planning related to new product introduction
  • Ensure availability of proprietary protocol for assets at suppliers (marking/tagging by SQA)
  • Manage change towards supplier (provides specifications to supplier, ensure agreement and full implementation up to IT systems, involves CM if required
  • Assess supplier capacity against requirements for suppliers for his/her site; inform CM of any required change

Support overall site related activities
  • Execution of supplier setup and SAP / PLM master data creation
  • Support CM / Ops Buyers with price update in local system
  • For savings projects: Communicate project related commercial & technical requirements to supplier
  • Maintain tracking and KPI's for own activities

Education & Experience you will bring to the role
  • Bachelors in Business, Materials, Finance or Technical related fields and a minimum of 5-10 years of relevant work experience in Sourcing, Procurement, and/or Supply Chain
  • Experience in working with suppliers in a regulated industry, Med Device a plus
  • Proven ability to deliver results in supplier selection, management, negotiation, capacity planning, and risk management.
  • Experience working with a cross-functional team to implement NPI programs and/or Sustaining changes
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and deliver to project milestones

In return, we offer you
We offer you the opportunity to grow within the organization and Philips - working cross functionally with R & D, on various projects and initiatives to drive our products to our customers and be a part of saving people's lives every day.

Why should you join Philips?
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