Procurement Specialist 3

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 at Siemens Healthineers as Project Procurement Specialist (EMS)


Purpose        Organizes, controls and monitors all procurement activities in a project and introduces procurement strategies targeting maximum contribution to the operating result

Job Family Specific

Develops procurement strategies in projects based on Division-wide and Group-wide procurement strategies and ensures their implementation. Guides the establishment of proper sourcing processes and control of procurement resources and activities for optimum cost-cutting potential, and to meet delivery deadlines and quality standards. Guides the introduction of universal procurement strategies into the project process. Guides the analysis of scope of supply, customer contract agreements and risk and develops negotiation recommendations. May guide the analysis of sales and operations planning in respect of starting/new projects, and assessing and controlling of material costs within the whole project process. Guides the identification of risks, opportunities and market forces during the project to avoid potential damage / exploit potential opportunities. Supports contractual and price negotiations. Guides definition of internal indicators (metrics) for project controlling and compilation all relevant information.


Independently performs advanced areas of work for the professional field. Applies advanced skills to resolve complex problems not covered by existing procedures or practices independently. Displays a high level of critical thinking in bringing successful resolution to high-impact, complex, and/or cross-functional problems.


BS/BA in related discipline, or advanced degree, where required, or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Certification may be required in some areas.


Demonstrates and applies comprehensive knowledge of management of EMS (Contract Manufacturers) or New Product Introduction (NPI) to the successful completion of complex assignments. Demonstrates advanced knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures of management of EMS or NPI. Demonstrates significant knowledge of organization's business practices and issues faced and contributes to problem resolution of those issues.  Able to read a contract and understand what is required, and how to implement such an agreement


Typically 5-8 years of successful experience in related field and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above.  Advanced degree MAY be substituted for experience, where applicable.


Primarily external supplier contacts, including business development and operation management, and internal customers in planning, sales, and engineering. 

Must also be able to support intra-organizational contacts, including international locations and agendas.

Ability to travel 10% - 20%

Direction of Others                                                                                                          

Provide specialized guidance, train, and/or support other professional staff in the group.  Leadership qualities and role model qualities must be demonstrated.


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.


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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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