In this role, you have the opportunity to
Manage the Global Supply Chain end-to-end in terms of global transportation planning, forecasting and execution. You will optimize operations across the regions securing capacity leverage with Carriers, Freight Forwarders including service providers as well as control and driving cost optimization initiatives.
Establishing a Carrier network that covers all requirements of a market and business in
terms of service, lead-time and costs based on the shipping profiles regarding all MOTs will be Your standard task.
You are responsible for
Track and review carrier performance and ensure continuous improvement.
Track and review transport costs vs budget with developing transport strategies
with a short term horizon in line with business developments (>
Work closely with business and Market users to determine business and Market requirements and translates them to Transport Management System Rules cooperating with the right SME
Coordination and communication of all transport process deviations between stakeholders : Transport Procurement (Forwarding & Distribution), Bookers, Business and Markets
Ensure sufficient transport capacity considering seasonality in activity levels
Ensure alignment of carrier capabilities and accountabilities with the chain
of Philips Distribution Centers
Analyze transport patterns, shipment profiles and tariff drivers to determine
cost efficiency opportunities
Implement and drive global transport processes standardization
Drive analytics based on Transport Management System TMS and Warehouse Management System WMS data
Project management with ensuring compliance to Philips standard PM processes
Confronting climate change issues by implementing transport strategies and monitoring an organisation’s carbon footprint
Provide assistance to new hires in training and on-going operational activities,
You are a part of
Global Transportation Management Team which takes care of the transport infrastructure to ensure that all Philips product will reach the customers within contractual agreed lead times, at the most cost effective service, un-damaged and the correct destination.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Master degree in Logistics and or Transportation
Can do attitude
Excellent organization and time management / multi-tasking skills demonstrated ability to take initiative and ownership of project
More than 5 years of experience in managerial role in transport environment
Project management and change management skills
Experience with transport data analytics tools like Tableau, Click Sense or others
Evidence of excellent communication skills and ability to develop and maintain relationships at all levels, both internally and within the service providers
Good working knowledge of MS office applications with expert level for MS EXCEL / Access
Knowledge of SAP and the most important global TMSes will be strong asset
Strong data analysis experience and high learning agility
Fluent level of English is essential
In return, we offer you
We offer 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 supply chain service and have a direct impact on the success of Philips on a daily basis.
Opportunity to build new transportation capability for Royal Philips
Unique opportunity for professional development in the most dynamic Supply Chain environment
Yearly bonus based on performance achieved.
Private medical care with option to extend it to family members
Benefit System cards
Discount for Philips’ products
Relocation package applicable for people moving in from outside of Łódź region
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 .
Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.