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Supply Chain Project Manager

Job Description

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.

Join our team now as a Supply Chain Project Manager (PM) supporting our global Head of Program Strategy within SCM!  This is a highly visible Project Management role that will be intimately involved in executing one of our most ambitious initiatives, called Supply Chain Cost Optimization driving Resilience and Edge (SCORE) program.  Given the increasing complexity of Siemens Healthineers’ supply chain, with multiple platforms and a broad assay menu, SCORE is a transformational program that aims to improve our operations and competitiveness. It focuses on:

  • Optimizing our manufacturing network for both reagents and instruments
  • Improving how we manage our global supply chains and how we benefit from an improved cost position through operational excellence
  • Enhancing supplier relationships to drive cost competitiveness, as well as product quality and reliability
  • Establishing effective end-to-end SCM processes from sourcing to delivery to reduce scrap, centralize inventory management, and improve warehouse and shipping logistics  

Once the SCORE program has been completed, estimated in 2025, this role will report into the newly formed SCM Strategic Program Management Office (PMO).

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Supply Chain PM, you will be responsible for:

  • Facilitate project prioritization activities.
  • Define scope and magnitude of each initiative.
  • Establish business cases, aligning project targets with business goals.
  • Generate project presentations.
  • Conduct proactive project risk assessments.
  • Assess and secure budget and resources necessary to be successful.
  • Develop and drive project plans.
  • Ensure cross-functional collaboration and cooperation.
  • Implement necessary contingency and mitigation plans.
  • Communicate effectively to key stakeholders.
  • Escalate issues in a timely manner to assure expedited resolution.
  • Assure compliance to standards, laws and regulations.
  • Ensure appropriate project documentation.

This position may suit you best if you are familiar with what is below, and would like to develop your career with Healthineers:

  • Navigating a highly matrixed organization
  • Influencing without authority
  • Driving positive results under tight deadlines without sacrificing quality

Required skills, education, and experience that will enable you to succeed in this role:

  • BS/BA in a related field
  • Demonstrates knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures of SCM operations
  • 5+ years of experience managing projects
  • Strong leadership, listening, verbal and written communication skills
  • Negotiation and influence management skills
  • Must be able to work independently, be self-motivating and act as a change agent
  • Willing to travel up to 20% as needed.

Preferred skills, education, and experience:

  • PM certification
  • MS Project
  • Program risk management
  • Experience working in a regulated / FDA environment
  • Understanding of GMP manufacturing

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

If you want to join us in transforming the way healthcare is delivered, visit our career site at https://usa.healthcare.siemens.com/careers.

If you wish to find out more about the specific before applying, please visit: https://usa.healthcare.siemens.com/about.

As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities. (use your country EEO required language where applicable)



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Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time



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