SHDM RE Commodity Manager Shanghai 111913

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 Customer Service Engineer.


Your tasks and responsibilities:

  • Negotiations. Preparing and conducting contract / price negotiations e.g. with project management companies, designer and general contractors in order to achieve project goals with the best conditions. The responsibility includes national as well as international negotiations.

  • Process responsibility and purchasing project management. Ensuring orderly procurement processes and controlling all purchasing resources and activities as well as keeping all involved in purchasing well informed in order to provide optimal input on potential savings (procurement plan, target costing) and to fulfill requirements in terms of schedules and quality.

  • Coordinate intenational SCM activities in construction projects. Ensure early involvement of RE procureent in all relevant RE projects within SHDM. Leading large tenders and negotiations for RE construction projects as well as coaching of local procurement resources with regards to process conformity (e.g. ensure implementation of EHS-standards, sufficient competition, technical competence, negotiation support and award approval process adherece)

  • Purchasing strategies. Defining and successfully implementing procurement strategies in projects on the basis of RE purchasing strategies, identifying solution approaches and integrating various objects in order to achieve project goals.

  • Risk management. Assessing special risks, opportunities and market situations with regard to project progress in order to prevent possible damage by means of suitable risk and claim management (e.g. contractual conditions) and to exploit opportunities.

  • Contract and supplier management. Ensuring successful contract and supplier management in order to continuously improve supplier quality and supplier portfolio.

  • Planning and Controlling. Preparing internal key data for project controlling and compiling all important information to generate qualified reports (e.g. for project team, purchasing management).

  • Information management. Systematic forwarding of important project documents (e.g. updated contract conditions, supplier management data) to ensure all project members have up-to-date information.

  • Work groups. Attending work groups and forwarding information to inform self and others, to exert early influence, and to optimize internal workflows and processes.

  • Dispute Resolution. Providing secondary interface with suppliers, in support of Siemens Project Management, with regards to change management and contract disputes.  Completing unbiased evaluation of related facts in order to present a reasonable settlement of suppllier's claim.


Your qualifications and experience:

  • Min. 5 years of experience in various purchasing roles in the construction industry and, if possible, extensive cross-functional experience in 2-3 year assignments in various function areas.

  • A broad basic knowledge of the products within the In-Vitro Diagnostics industry .  

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: 111913

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Manufacturing Ltd., Shanghai

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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