Siemens Careers

SHDM Direct Material Procurement Manager

Shanghai, China

English (UK)

Job Description

Do you want to help create the future of healthcare? Our name, Siemens Healthineers, was selected to honor our people who dedicate their energy and passion to this cause. It reflects their pioneering spirit combined with our long history of engineering in the ever-evolving healthcare industry.


We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment with opportunities to go beyond your comfort zone in order to grow personally and professionally. Sound interesting?


Then come and join our global team as Procurement Manager to Responsibility for total Purchasing Volume (PVO) of assigned (Sub)Commodity, based on defined material/ ESN scope.


Your tasks and responsibilities:

  • You will manage of local Procurement team sourcing activities and Commodity Team

  • You will in charge of PVO and Productivity savings transparency, ensure PVO and Productivity transparency locally by, amongst others, correct ESN coding to ensure a correct reporting and to derive an appropriate commodity strategy. 

  • You will take of negotiations/Contracts: Define and implement negotiation concepts and strategies to maximize savings. Negotiate frame contracts; define core assortment; document frame contracts in relevant Supplier Management IT-systems.

  • You will responsible for risk and opportunity management/supplier Management

  • You will manage e-Procurement/standardization/purchase orders/materials Requirements Planning


Your qualifications and experience:

  • You should with typically 10+ years of successful experience in related field and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above. Advanced degree MAY be substituted for experience, where applicable.  Direct Materials purchasing experience required.

  • You ever worked in a cGMP and FDA regulated manufacturing facility.  Demonstrates extensive knowledge in field of specialization or multiple disciplines to the successful completion of complex assignments.

  • You need strong written, verbal and cross-functional team support skills. Successfully serves as point of authority and/or source of technical/scientific knowledge for area of expertise. Demonstrates comprehensive knowledge of organization's business practices and issues faced and contributes to problem resolution of those issues.


Your attributes and skills:

  • You need BS/BA in related discipline, or advanced degree, where required, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • You with strong understanding of purchasing in SAP (ideal candidate would be an SAP Super User and/or have experience in implementing SAP or similar ERP system). 

  • You should have excellent Microsoft Excel abilities, including data report generation and data analysis using complex functionality and formulas.  

  • You have knowledge or understanding of basic science (biology/chemistry) would be advantageous.  Experience in sourcing chemicals and/or biologicals preferred. 

  • You have proven leadership skills.


Our global team:

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company. 50,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. 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.

Our culture:

Our culture embraces different perspectives, open debate, and the will to challenge convention. Change is a constant aspect of our work. We aspire to lead the change in our industry rather than just react to it. That’s why we invite you to take on new challenges, test your ideas, and celebrate success.

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Job ID: 102492

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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