Deployment lead NPI2Cash IGT-D (Freelance)
The team Philips is driving a global transformation program New Product Introduction to Cash (NPI to Cash) - set out to unlock the company's full potential, turning us into a more agile, entrepreneurial and customer-focused company with capabilities to play and win in the solutions space.
For this flagship transformation program, we are looking for a Business Transformation Project Manager for the International Markets. Based in the Netherlands, you will be part of the program Deployment and Change Management team, reporting into the Global Program Deployment and Change Leader and working closely with the Program PMO, Change Managers, Regional Deployment Managers, Business Process Experts, and other program and market team members.
Working in a dynamic international cross-functional team setting, to drive successful implementation of the NPI to Cash business transformation in the markets and countries in scope through rigorous applying the project management principles and practices. Your responsibilities
The Business Transformation Project Manager is responsible for the End-to-End management of project implementation and activation.
Manage both internal and external stakeholders
Gain agreements on and achieve the project scope and objectives
Ensure effective integration of work Stream deliverables from various workstreams (and team members) into a cohesive whole across Market Readiness, Business Change and Adoption, People, Process, Technology and Data.
Install the rigor and drumbeat of the deployment and ensure the whole cross-functional team follows it.
Manage projects and deliverables in line with project guidelines and directives.
Determine project risks, define corrective action and drive the projects to closure. Determine, allocate, and direct te project resources in accordance with guidelines
Keep abreast of developments in project management tools and processes (both internal and external).
Ensure compliance to corporate policies/rules/procedures
This role provides you a huge opportunity of being at the front seat of driving significant transformation across our organization, allowing you to demonstrate and enhance your expertise, very quickly, in a global environment.
Our ideal candidate has the following profile:
Skills and Experience Bachelors degree (Master preferred) or equivalent with at least 5-10 years of successful international project management experience in one or more commercial business functions.
Proven ability to be a strong, independent person who can manage a complex project environment, lead large, geographically spread global projects
Experience (practice certification desired) in project management approaches, techniques and tools (e.g. PMP, Agile, MS Project) with the ability to work with program tracking tools, and ensure their correct use by the rest of the program team
Operating in a matrix environment, mobilizing cross-functional teams to a focused outcome
Preferred knowledge and experience in Lean methodologies. Black Belt, DMAIC, DFSS, LEAN knowledge and experience is strongly preferred Fluent in English, other languages are an advantage Behaviors and Competencies
Demonstrable track record of delivering on time, to budget, and delivering the outcomes desired.
Ability to mitigate risk, and manage adversity to keep project on track / ensure positive outcomes
Team leader and player who can collaborate with and support the program team
Flexibility / adaptability in a dynamic environment
Managing and delivering sustainable change - experience in implementing new processes and scaling up to achieve lasting results
Excellent interpersonal, communication and leadership skills Strong communicator who is able to work with a large and diverse range of stakeholders across all levels of the organization
Drive Operational Excellence
Able to show an understanding and demonstrate the application of lean methodologies and daily management to help support the execution of programs and manage their performance