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CLOSED – Supplier Governance Manager

About the role

We’re looking for a Supplier Governance Manager to join our CDIO Office in Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

Working for Signify means being creative and adaptive. Our culture of continuous learning and commitment to diversity and inclusion creates an environment that allows you to build your skills and career. Together, we’re transforming our industry.

As the world leader in lighting, we’re constantly ahead of the curve. Through our leadership in connected lighting and the Internet of Things, we’re breaking new grounds in data analytics, AI, and smart homes, offices, cities and more!

Signify is one of the few companies in the world to achieve carbon neutrality and our next sustainability goals are even bolder: doubling our positive impact on the environment and society by 2025.

As a Supplier Governance Manager you’ll support our Digital MT owners and together manage the Ecosystem of strategic partners and other supplier relationships by providing data and insights on supplier and partner performance.


What you’ll do

  • Defines the supplier strategy together with Digital MT.
  • Works with our key partners to measure and optimize supplier lifecycle performance, relationship health, and business value consistently across the Digital Organization.
  • Maintains in close collaboration with IMS Procurement the Sourcing agenda of the Digital Organization.
  • Work closely together with IMS and Legal teams on these digital supplier contracts, Sourcing & Licensing and facilitates where needed IMS in the active sourcing processes
  • Facilitation of new initiatives which leads to and generates input into sourcing decisions.
  • Lead and prepare the key supplier meetings, like quarterly review meetings together with the Digital MT and other stakeholders. This combined with monitoring the follow-up actions.


Your qualifications

  • 10 years+ experience in supplier management, and supplier performance management
  • At least 5 year(s) experience in progressive professional roles involving Digital, Information Technology and/or IT management in relation to external suppliers
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree
  • Displaying a deep knowledge and experience in Supplier Governance, Vendor Management, Third Party Risk Management, Information Technology, and/or Information Security
  • Proven track record in organizational change management and continuous improvement
  • Good leadership and communication skills to communicate effectively across all levels of management.
  • Good analytical as well as reporting skills, being able to tune the message to the audience
  • Team player and networker being able to align and collaborate in an efficient and constructive way
  • Proven ability to work within a highly agile and flexible environment


What you’ll get in return…

We’re offering multiple opportunities for career development, like mentoring, coaching and stretch assignments, with strong international exposure for dynamic profiles. Learning is fundamental to our culture. Through continuous learning, we are transforming the industry. You have the chance to learn every day, acquire new skills and perspectives through customized online programs, and on-the-job experiences.

See #SignifyLife through the eyes of our employees!


Who we are

Signify is the world leader in lighting. We provide professional customers and consumers with quality, energy-efficient LED lighting. And our lights, when connected, bring data to devices, apps and people – redefining what light can do and how you use it. Today, our innovations, such as LiFi – internet connectivity through light – and UV-C, solar and horticultural lighting, contribute to a safer, smarter, more sustainable world.

We’re operating in 74 countries with 37,000 people worldwide.


Signify, formerly Philips Lighting, provides lighting products and systems for homes and professional segments.

Size: 10,000+
Year Founded: 2016

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