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Supply Planner

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Company: Philips
Contract: PERM
Location: Zaventem, Vlaams Brabant, Belgium

Job Title

Supervisor, Service

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to manage daily activities in service, test, and/or material logistics within the service center unit. Drive lean initiatives, including (but not limited to) Kaizen's, lean deployment and continuous improvement.   Manage workload and plan resources according to work needed within own service center.  Ensuring cross trained workforce to maximize flexibility.  

You are responsible for (but not limited to)

  • Establish and use performance indicator metrics  (Quality, Cost, Delivery, Safety, People) to meet business goals
  • Ensure your team is delivering expected results; take appropriate action when necessary.
  • Manage resources and team with other departments as necessary.
  • Establish and cultivate a Continuous Improvement culture, constantly challenging the team to take their performance to the next level.
  • Identify, develop, and implement operational strategies to monitor and improve the performance of your area. 
  • Create and maintain high performance team with focus on teamwork, training, associate ownership, self-direction, and accountability.
  • Mentor and develop individuals in job responsibilities to best position them for success.
  • Manages the change process by aligning efforts across boundaries
  • Reinforces to others the need for lean and agile ways of working that decrease variability and increase reliability day to day
  • Maintains a team climate of trust, openness, honesty and objectivity and role models effective courageous conversations

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

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related field preferred
  • Diversified work experience in an operational environment (manufacturing, warehouse, distribution or service)
  • Proven track record of successfully coaching and mentoring associates for high performance
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Ability to drive change and challenge the status quo. Ability to provide thoughtful, reasoned explanations for improvement suggestions.  A positive belief in the Kaizen process and Lean methodology.

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.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog. Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process, or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.

It is the policy of Philips to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to age, color, citizenship, disability or perceived disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital or domestic partner status, military or veteran status, national origin, pregnancy/childbirth, race, religion, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.  Philips is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance






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