Are you the highly talented ‘new kid on the block’ who showed already great potential and a strong drive to grow himself/herself?

Senior Procurement Engineer


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Over de functie

Procurement Engineering key responsibilities

  • Ensures that Procurement is represented in New Product Introduction projects.
  • Provides input for make or buy analysis.
  • Delivers should-cost assessments.
  • Drives RFI/RFQ and supplier selection process together with the Commodity Teams
  • Enables supplier selection, qualification and component releases.
  • Guarantees close collaboration with commodity management for supplier negotiation and contracting
  • Aligns needs with competitive landscape and technology roadmaps.
  • Ensures early supplier involvement through design-in or cost-reduction collaborations.
  • Ensures that supply related risks (cost, quality, availability) are controlled and mitigated
  • Identifies strategic cost reduction opportunities and drives cost reduction with a Design for Excellence (Dfx) approach
  • Supports the Supplier Quality Manager in new supplier component release process, including compliance and sustainability aspects


Knowledge, skills and experience required:

  • Academic background. ‘Fast learner’.
  • High drive and mentality present for personal development
  • Background on IT procurement and knowledge of IT solutions

The highly talented "new kid on the block"has:

  • Procurement Engineer with Commodity Management and Business Partnering skills
  • Strong personality who has the ability to be centered around business procurement strategies
  • Adaptive towards dynamical new situations which are typical for a new business creation and growth context.
  • Fit to perform in a highly dynamic environment, where the pressure is always on
  • Self-starting and ownership attitude.
  • An executor who makes things happen
  • Has the ability to co-act with the various disciplines in the organization. Human dynamics present to be effective with superiors. Strong with creating buy-in and engagement with a diversity of stakeholders
  • An intelligent person, who creates clear oversight of the business landscape and its priorities.
  • A forward looking profile, who develops strategy and delivers accordingly to it with a structured approach




You are contracted by Yacht. You get the salary as a Philips employee in this position would get. You are compensated  € 0,19 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 Marjolein Verschuuren via telefoonnummer 06-19268915

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