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Head of Materials

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Head of Materials

Siemens Healthineers is seeking an experienced Head of Materials to join our inclusive Healthcare Diagnostics business. This Head of Materials role is based at our site in Sudbury, Suffolk, and offers a favourable salary and benefits.


This role has some flexibility to work from home.

As a flexible Head of Materials, you will be part of the Site Leadership Team and contribute to the implementation and development of the site strategy. You will also be responsible for the site's supply and demand planning, tactical procurement and site warehouse function. 

In your first few weeks in this Materials Head role, you can expect to:

  • Establish a budget of operations and ensure that budgeted production goals are achieved, and cost objectives are met
  • Formulate and implement operating policies and objectives or changes in existing policies and objectives
  • Liaise closely with the global planning team to effectively integrate the S&OP results into the local planning and production processes

To succeed, you will need extensive experience in operations/manufacturing, preferably in the medical diagnostics industry. You will also require an in-depth understanding of manufacturing processes and quality management systems. In addition, you should have previous management experience and a background in an FDA or ISO regulated environment would be beneficial.

What you can expect in return:

  • Attractive salary
  • Generous pension contributions 
  • 26 days holiday 
  • Access to our flexible benefits and more!

If this Head of Materials job in Sudbury, Suffolk, interests you, please apply today!

Siemens Healthineers enables healthcare providers worldwide to increase value by empowering them on their journey towards expanding precision medicine, transforming care delivery, improving patient experience and digitalising healthcare. We embrace and encourage different viewpoints, backgrounds, experiences and encourage our employees to be themselves and empower them to unleash their true potential. This allows diverse ideas and inclusive approaches to thrive every day.



Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Manufacturing Ltd

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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