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Warehousing & Distribution Engineer

Koninklijke Philips N.V.

9054354 | EINDHOVEN | Detachering | HBO | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

Justification: The role will support Project Leads in the Cost Savings projects of the DfX Integral Warehousing & Distribution (IWD ) costs of PH and allow on time delivery and execution. 
Job Description: Identify, plan and execute improvement projects in the supply chain of finished products from (OEM/Philips) factories, via the Distribution Centre, to retailers and/or final consumers (on-line sales).

Key Areas of Responsibility:
• Participate in DfX-workshops and propose/detail proposals to reduce the integral warehouse & distribution costs 
• Align project plans/activities with stakeholders in factories, planning departments, commercial organization and retailer-warehouse management. 
• Execute cost improvement projects together with the warehouse provider CEVA and transport providers (incoming as well as outgoing) 
• Project management of improvement projects/process harmonization. 
• Track and review project savings vs budget. 
• Analyze Products flow & transport patterns, shipment profiles and tariff drivers to determine savings opportunities


• Customer oriented attitude 
• Negotiation skills 
• Project management skills 
• Knowledge of warehouse and transport systems and processes 
• knowledge of Lean principles and applications 
• Understanding of customs regulations 
• Understanding of regulations regarding transportation of dangerous goods 
• People management skills and influential skills 
• Has expert theoretical knowledge of distribution concepts as well as knowledge of best practices in the area of physical distribution. 
• 2-3 years of relevant experience in related activities (warehouse management, transport management, customer service management).


You are contracted by Yacht. You get the salary as a Philips employee in this position would get. You are compensated  0,19 ct per km for commuting. 


Today, Philips is a world leading health technology company with a vision to make life better for people worldwide through meaningful innovation. Making good on this promise depends on their passionate, inspirational, collaborative and diverse team.

Philips has over 80,000+ brilliant people around the world but are always looking for more. Like-minded, motivated, focused minds to join in creating a healthier, more connected society while transforming themselves personally and professionally.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Peter Hoex via telefoonnummer 06-12075635

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