**In this role, you have the opportunity to**
proactively shape Supply Chain business transformation, build organizational capability, leadership strength and performance culture. You will drive optimization of Supply Chain processes and directly oversee EMEA Supply Chain operations, in line with GBS organizational strategy. You will work closely with diverse business leaders to provide thoughtful and relevant services/solutions. You will be responsible for translating strategic business objectives into an effective people plan as well as provide strategic Supply Chain Management advice within a relevant framework, which improves the quality of business decisions and drives business value.
**You are responsible for**
+ Responsible for sound supply chain process execution and capability development in GBS to support Supply Chain outstanding performance over a multi-year horizon.
+ Driving End-to-End Integrated Supply Chain services to target and promotes End-to-End cycle time reduction programs to respond faster to changing demand while decreasing inventories.
+ Driving development and implementation of supply chain transformation to support enterprise goals, through implementing S&OP process excellence as well as driving robust strategies in Order Fulfillment, Warehousing & Distribution, Site Planning to optimize service, cost and quality.
+ Supporting in determining the global long-term policy by initiation and coordination of related activities throughout all disciplines in order to make the Philips a top-tier company in Supply Chain
+ Developing organizational policies and authorizes their implementation
+ Providing direction to senior managers in various areas, groups, and/or operations
+ Ensuring implementation of top lean culture to drive effective problem solving, delivering tangible process improvement, standardization and automation throughout whole Supply Chain.
+ Ensuring standardized measurement is in place to measure customer delivery performance and drives root cause analysis and corrective actions.
**You are a part of**
Our Global Business Services EMEA Hub in Łódź where we centralize and standardize our business processes. Our focus is on supporting faster workflows and collaboration across departments, to enable leaner operations and improved results. 1500+ strong and growing, our Global Business Services EMEA Hub in Lódź teams speak 30 languages and represent 15+ different nationalities, supporting our operations in 50 countries supported on a daily basis. You will join the MT team of the EMEA Hub.
**To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience**
+ Bachelor or Master Degree
+ 15 yrs+ experience in services and/or operations in supply chain management preferably in markets and business
+ Requires in-depth knowledge of the functional area, business strategies, and the company’s goals
+ Strong process and operational mindset demonstrated in operations, process improvements and management of complex business projects
+ Experience in Global Business Services preferred
+ Agile to work with global and virtual team setup
+ Strong leadership skills, able to operate in an international as well as local environment
+ Experience in managing communication at all levels in the organization, and ability to interact at the highest level of the organization
+ Analytical, structured, hands-on mentality, stress-resistant, motivating
+ Strong communication skills, business fluent in English
+ Lean advanced preferred with strong value stream mapping experience
**In return, we offer you**
The unique combination of a critical and challenging role and a creative and empowering office environment. You will be actively encouraged to make improvements, establish best in class service and have a direct impact on the success of Philips daily.
**Why should you join Philips Global Business Services?**
Working at Philips is more than a job. It is a calling to make life better for people through your meaningful work, focused on positively impacting 3 billion lives a year by 2030. You will be challenged every day to think fast and work innovatively by building knowledge and sharing best practices to help our business to grow.
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