In this role, you have the opportunity to
To manages the strong relationship with local stakeholders and provides them the procurement expertise, using thorough understanding of Commodity Strategies, local market knowledge and supplier innovation, and there by supports business in order to bring them the most efficient and cost effective solution.
You are responsible for
Needs to be agile and quick learner of new technologies or best practices in your respective fields and focuses on continuous improvement (lean).
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Bachelor degree in Economics, Business Administration, Industrial Engineer or Finance. MBA or post-graduation is desirable.
Strong experience in Procurement, preferably within the Indirect Material Spend categories such as Marketing, Media, Digital and Events.
Relevant experience in Multinationals companies.
Experience driving improvements in (TCO) Total Cost of Ownership and insure impact on bottom line.
Experience in contract negotiations, manage reporting and results of complex assignment toward business leadership
Bilingual in English & Spanish. Portuguese is a plus.
Analytical, conceptual thinker, pragmatic, strong interpersonal skills, entrepreneurial spirit, with focus on getting things done.
Globally and able to work effectively across cultures.
Strong communication skills.
Your team :
Based in Panama City, will act as a Market Procurement Manager for Philip’s Personal Health. This position will report to the Market Procurement Leader LATAM.
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.