Logistics Professional

Job Description

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.

The Logistics Professional supports the business internally and, in the field, managing the day-to-day Supply Chain Management activities to ensure business continuity at the production facilities.  The role is responsible for sourcing, supplier selection, evaluation, and continued development of worldwide master supplier data through cross-functional teams.  The role will work closely with External Suppliers and Service Providers in addition to working internally with Procurement departments of the business units and all Manufacturing and Manufacturing Engineering departments including Contract Manufacturing, Manufacturing Support, Process Engineering and Training.

The role supports the long-term strategic objectives to ensure the delivery of high-quality radiopharmaceuticals and outstanding patient care on behalf of PETNET Solutions, a multi-national, wholly owned subsidiary of Siemens Healthineers. PETNET is the worldwide leader in the manufacturing and distribution of radiopharmaceuticals for positron emission tomography.

This position is located in Knoxville, TN.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Invoice reconciliation for freight (cost, mileage, cost per product, cost per dose, cost per customer)

  • Technical Support for the Optimization and Case Tracking tools

  • Training and mentoring field operators on Optimization and Case Tracking tools

  • Manage crisis by reorganizing shipment with sites, couriers and Customer Care Team

  • Determine delivery case migration patterns and manage case transfers between sites 

  • Manage/oversee daily logistical processes for distribution of PET Radiopharmaceuticals for the US market 

  • Manage the relationship between third party service providers and PETNET field operations.

  • Analyze, control and report on relevant logistical process, detect and evaluate plan deviations, and derive recommendations for respective remedial measures.

  • Support the implementation of key logistical projects

  • Oversight of total freight spend to include budgeting, invoicing and financial reporting

  • Internal and external logistical support for daily dose/product distribution and delivery

  • Freight related customer master data maintenance and support customer onboarding (e.g. source list, info rec.)


  • Develop forecasts and determine logistical processes with freight suppliers.

  • Materials planning and inventory management for day-to-day operations (domestic and international)

  • Conduct quarterly business reviews with strategic vendors to include Supplier evaluation and development, including supplier rating

  • Integrate processes and results from other workflows and disciplines to develop and accountably propose appropriate and effective solutions.

      (Minimum) Qualifications: Knowledge/Experience:

  • B.S. degree in Supply Chain, Planning Logistics or related disciplines required

  • Minimum 1 to 2 years’ experience in customer relationship management

  • Minimum 1 to 2 years’ experience in data analysis using various tools

  • Preferred at least 1 year experience in a production or supply chain management environment


  • Ability to work independently and interpret information, including financial & technical information

  • Effectively communicate key information to cross functional teams to include senior management

  • Intermediate knowledge of administrative tools such as Excel, Access, Power Point, etc.

  • Technically skilled with proven ability to troubleshoot problems, solve abstract issues, interpret and implement policies & procedures

  • Excellent attention to detail in the execution of job responsibilities

  • Ability to accomplish multiple tasks in fast-paced environment

  • Travel as required to perform job function (up to 15% travel)

  • Ability to plan own work according to targets agreed, within a quarterly up to an annual cycle, by integrating resources in a project driven environment. 

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, except where prohibited by state law.  Accommodations may be requested for certain medical or religious reasons.  If you choose to submit an accommodation request it should be submitted within 3 business days of receiving a verbal offer.  Details on how to submit approval will be provided by your recruiter.  An accommodation approval must be confirmed prior to your start date.  A start date cannot be confirmed until the accommodation has been reviewed.  An accommodation is based on your role.  If you are a currently a Siemens Healthineers employee with an existing approved accommodation, it will need to be re-evaluated prior to starting a new role.

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: PETNET Solutions, Inc.

Experience Level: Early Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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