Logistics Solutions Manager

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Philips is a leading global healthcare company aiming to improve the lives of 3 billion people by 2030. We strive to make the world healthier and more sustainable through innovation developed across a broad range of Imaging, Information and Monitoring systems. With nearly 40,000 employees working in 100 countries, we are committed to helping create meaningful moments of care, whether in the hospital room, the living room or the boardroom.

Being a part of Philips Healthcare means having an opportunity to drive your career in an organisation where there is incredible diversity across function, skill and geography. We are a fascinating business to be a part of – a global leader in our chosen fields with a strong emphasis on creating impact through meaningful innovation.

Your Opportunity:

An exciting opportunity has recently become available for an experienced logistics professional to join our team in North Ryde, reporting to the Supply Chain Manager for ANZ. As a key member of our Supply Chain leadership team, you will drive performance improvements that will have substantial impact on the business results. You will do this by delivering operational excellence to customers, challenging the status quo, coaching your team, and embedding a mindset of continuous improvement to achieve performance excellence.

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the logistics team with a clear and effective approach that meets business strategies and business goals;

  • Developing a best practice logistics model to ensure business demands are met;

  • Ensuring that the output of the warehouse & 3PL activities meet the requirements of current and future demands;

  • Managing the deployment and embedding new critical capabilities and standardized ways of working;

  • Ensuring close collaboration with the Global IWD and procurement teams to implement the logistics model and maintain 3PL contracts.

Key application criteria:

  • Tertiary level education, Supply Chain Management or Logistics preferred;

  • Experience working within a large multi-national business;

  • Experience with Change Management;

  • Strong negotiation skills and ability to influence;

  • Good reporting and proven analytical capability;

  • Team focused, with good communication skills;

  • SAP experience preferred

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video .

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog . Once there,you can also learn about our recruitment process , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions .