Supply Chain Program Manager

  • Aanbod max. € 100k/year (payroll YER), € 85/hr (freelance)
  • Functiegroep Management
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10000367
  • Locatie Best
  • Contract Via YER, Interim / ZZP
  • Branche Manufacturing, Medical & Health

Over deze vacature

In this role, you have the opportunity to

• Be part of a large scale transformation for the Supply Chain (SC)organization in Systems & Med Devices

• Design and implement standard work related to the portfolio management, transformations governance, operating rhythm, and execution of our critical projects and strategic priorities

• Embed and mature project management capabilities in our organization

• Gain experience across different parts of the Supply Chain, working with different senior stakeholders.

You are a part of

The Leadership Team of Supply Chain Systems and Medical Devices.

You will report into the Head of Supply Chain.


You are responsible for

• Leading the Strategic PMO team, responsible for both PMO Excellence and Project Management Execution in the Supply Chain Systems & Med Devices Organization

• Ensuring all critical transformations are properly set up, and providing visibility on the open gaps to be addressed. Facilitates process with senior transformation leaders

• Deploying standards across our Project management community (?50 PMs involved in the transformations)

• Defining plan to develop project management competencies

• Setting up Operating cadence to review project progress and milestones adherence at different levels: Projects and Strategic Programs

• Working with the Strategic PMO and Program Leaders responsible for each Initiative, following up closely to the execution of their plans, ensuring adherence to standard work, supporting in escalations

• Developing a framework with support of Finance and the Program Managers to assess and track business impact of Top Initiatives

• Facilitating the critical strategic reviews for the Transformation initiatives in line with Integrated Supply Chain cadence

• Harmonizing reporting across all BIU/Market/Functional teams by providing templates, training and access to information

• Integrating and updating planning and roadmap of Top Supply Chain initiatives in coordination with Program Managers


With a growing presence in cardiology, oncology, and women's health, Philips operates in the areas of Imaging Systems, Patient Care & Clinical Informatics, Home Healthcare and Customer Services. Philips combines its clinical expertise and human insights to create innovative solutions across the continuum of care, in partnership with clinicians and our customers, to provide better value and expand access to care for millions. Our teams are working hard every day to improve patient outcomes all the way from disease prevention and screening to diagnosis, treatment, therapy monitoring, and disease management. Irrespective of whether the care cycle takes the patient from doctor's office to hospital or hospital to home, or simply from one medical department to another, Philips Healthcare's unique medical solutions are designed to optimize the quality and flow of patient information and clinical decision making.


There are 2 possibilities:

·        work as a freelancer with a maximum rate of € 85,-/hour

·        work on the payroll of YER with a maximum salary of € 100k/year


  • To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
  • Business Master’s degree, or equivalent ideally in Operations
  • At least 10 years’ experience in project management in combination with good understanding of Supply management in an industrial & commercial environment
  • Demonstrated success conducting comprehensive needs analysis, organization design and development initiatives, implementing change and transformation efforts, and organization structures while providing ongoing optimization efforts
  • Planning, organizational and project management skills with experience in delivering on strategic organizational objectives within the agreed timeframes;
  • Change management and transformation skills and experience driving and leading cross-cultural change programs
  • Strategic thinking (bigger picture, stakeholder management) is a must
  • Structured, Self-driven, results-oriented and willing to challenge status quo
  • Comfortable in fast-changing, uncertain environments is a must
  • Fluent in English