Philips Lighting Procurement Officer in Tamási, Hungary

Philips Lighting is the global leader in lighting products, systems and services. Our understanding of how lighting positively affects people coupled with our deep technological know-how enable us to deliver digital lighting innovations that unlock new business value, deliver rich user experiences and help to improve lives. Serving professional and consumer markets, we sell more energy efficient LED lighting than any other company. We lead the industry in connected lighting systems and services, leveraging the Internet of Things to take light beyond illumination and transform homes, buildings and urban spaces.

Your challenge

Your challenge is to ensure component availability in the factory, thus enabling our factory to produce best-in-class luminaires to be delivered to our customers so we can take lighting beyond illumination.

Value your customer, show the team spirit, be a game changer and demonstrate your passion for results!

Your responsibilities

  • Ensure availability of the components necessary to complete customer orders in accordance with established lead time and maintain continuity of production

  • You are responsible for component ordering in line with demand plan or factory requirements while optimizing purchasing and on hand component inventory.

  • You drive root cause analysis and corrective actions on delivery reliability of suppliers – GSRS, lead times (including reduction), order (re-) confirmations to improve component availability.

  • You actively drive health of component inventory up by regularly updating/analyzing component stocking strategy.

  • Purchase orders monitoring; ensure the accuracy of the shipping document workflow

  • Daily communication with suppliers

  • Close cooperation with different functions within organization; production planners, purchasing department, Development, Quality and Global Components Management

  • Responsible for defined SC indicators and their reporting

  • Taking corrective and improvement actions to optimize order fulfillment process

  • SAP parameter and logistics views maintenance

  • Calculates order requirements in terms of supply provision, short/long term flexibility, delivery times, order magnitude, order terms etc. • Resolves availability issues linked to components and takes pull in activities

Our offer

We offer you the opportunity to work for the #1 lighting organization. We’ll reward you with an attractive compensation package and the chance to further personal and professional development.

To be at Philips Lighting is to be challenged, to be collaborative, to be transformative and to be more. Be a game changer, be a revolutionary and take your ideas further in the leading company of light in the Internet of Things.

Join the highly motivated, professional operational buying team of the Tamasi factory and help us enhancing people’s life with light!

Watch here how we take lighting beyond illumination!

We are looking for

  • University or college diploma (BSc / BA)

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in similar field (supply chain in manufacturing environment)

  • Supplier Management

  • Knowledge of calculation and planning methods

  • Supply Chain Process experience (procurement planning, inventory management, forecasting), knowledge regarding interactions between Supply Chain participants

  • Analytical skills with ability to draw conclusions with proof points coming from school/work

  • Able to build and maintain productive relationships with peers and cross functional teams

  • Organizational and time management abilities; able to organize and prioritize workload to meet deadlines

  • Proactive and searching attitude in problem solving

  • Fluent in English

  • MS Office knowledge (especially MS Excel)

  • SAP knowledge is a plus

  • Knowledge of / experience with lean is a plus

  • Opened, energetic, agile person