Supplier Account Manager

Job TitleSupplier Account Manager

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Join the highly successful Global Procurement team, while advancing your career in a dynamic, fast paced and multinational environment of Philips Hong Kong.

You are responsible for

  • Co-develop, maintain and execute commodity strategies for the assigned supplier portfolio
  • Building and maintaining a preferred supply base for the assigned scope.
  • Supplier evaluation and management within the assigned scope;
  • Lead contract and price negotiations for assigned supplier portfolio;
  • Project Management and contract management within the assigned scope (develop, maintain and execute)
  • Lead or participate in the tender generation and review process for the assigned scope
  • Review the compliance of the suppliers in the assigned scope regarding the Supplier Quality, Supplier Sustainability and Supplier Development KPI's
  • Establish programs for developing supplier relationships, negotiations and performance

management / feedback.

  • Develop and maintain appropriate network inside and outside Philips to ensure successful execution of strategies
  • Drives synergies/improvement for assigned portfolio
  • Develop supplier relations in order to involve key suppliers as early as possible for the assigned scope
  • Supporting DfX conventions within the assigned scope.
  • Executing a supplier scouting assignment within the assigned scope.

You are a part of

Global Procurement team within our Philips matrix organization.

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

  • Bachelor (or higher) degree, preferably from Engineering, Procurement or Supply Chain background
  • At least 10 year experience related working experiences in electronic/mechanical components or finished goods sourcing
  • Excellent people management skills and negotiation skill in handling / building internal & external vendor relationships
  • A strong leader and able to manage the department strategically and tactically with strong sense of urgency and customer focus
  • A change agent and also a team player
  • Fluent in English and Mandarin
  • Willingness to travel up to 50%

In return, we offer you

A path towards your most rewarding career. We offer long-term career development such as internal transfer and international mobility opportunities.

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.

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