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 60,000 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 a Global Supply Planning Project Lead

Reporting lines and location:

The Global Supply Planning Project Lead will report to SCM PD Director of Process Transformation for the Laboratory Diagnostics Business Area of Siemens Healthineers. The position can be based at our headquarter office in Tarrytown, New York or 100% remote office to well qualified internal applicants local to the US East Coast.

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Global Supply Planning Project Lead, you will be responsible for developing the supply planning standard business processes and capabilities (people, process, and tools) for all manufacturing sites and our OEM partners. This position will liaise with those to deploy global supply planning process and technology.

·       Lead the global roll-out of an APS- Advanced Planning system for all sites in SHS DX and OEM partners.

·       Work collaboratively with supply chain leaders at all sites to understand business needs and ensure these are built into the solutions delivery roadmap.

·       Lead the design, delivery and testing sessions for supply planning implementation.

·       Track deliverables and ensure sign-off from stakeholders.

·       Manage project escalations in a timely and effective manner.

·       Build a change management strategy.

·       Establish and lead a supply global planning council responsible for developing / implementing global standard processes and policies.

·       Create and deploy to-be processes for Supply Planning. Lead the integration of supply planning with IBP and Demand Planning.

·       Define process and performance related KPI’s and metrics for Supply Planning.

·       Drive the process related internal audit. Update processes, policies and training material based on audit findings and changes in strategy.

·       Determine training needs, write, and update process/policy related training manuals training videos organize external training where applicable. Revise documentation/manuals based on outcome of audits

·       Supports and contributes to the Supply Chain Planning strategy for DX.

·       Write process related role descriptions, perform gap analysis to existing roles, define required skillsets and competencies as a service to Operations and Businesses. Work with regional Supply Chain/Supply Planning/Businesses and HR for role assignment to job descriptions, assist in hiring process where requested/applicable.

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

·       Ability to present and influence senior-level business and functional leaders (VP level and above).

·       Ability to interpret and communicate both business and functional needs and impacts.

Required skills to have for the success of this role

·       Bachelor’s degree or higher in Supply Chain Management, Engineering, or related field.

·       Minimum 5 years’ experience in Supply Planning and Integrated Business Planning.

·       Minimum 3 years’ experience with Advance Planning Systems and SAP.

·       Willing to travel up to 10-20%

Siemens Healthineers has recently announced the next steps in our continued commitment to prioritize colleague health, comply with customer/business partner requirements, and help preserve our business continuity. Going forward, please be aware that Siemens Healthineers requires full COVID-19 vaccination for all new hires by their start date expect where prohibited by state law. (Note: Accommodations may be requested for certain medical or religious reasons)

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

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


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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