Philips Manager, New Product Introduction in Hong Kong, Hong Kong


  • Identifies cost saving opportunities with the supplier.

  • Contributes to sourcing decisions identifying required supplier capability and quality level.

  • Creates, releases and continuously drives the improvement of tools, equipment and manufacturing processes and related Quality systems to meet the product specifications.

  • Translates product requirements into process requirements safeguarded by proper process monitoring.

  • Identifies gaps between required and current supplier capabilities, and drives quality improvement plan / risk mitigation accordingly. Implements design and manufacturing process changes at supplier.

  • Leads and concludes negotiations of Quality Agreement and ensures that suppliers meet Quality Agreements. Monitors the effectiveness of product quality control plans with suppliers throughout the product life cycle.

  • Ensures compliance of supplier to Safety regulations, Quality and ROHS/REACH standards on quality management process and product level. Supports supplier audits, selection & qualification assessments.

  • Validates (Supplier) Quality data and Quality system performance to warrant Quality data integrity. Owns and approves the release of purchased parts and finished goods.


Education´╝ÜBS/MS in technical/engineering relevant discipline Experience: Total 8yrs work experience, with preferably more than 5 yrs. experience in an industrial environment, Professional in relevant manufacturing technology, lean manufacturing and supplier quality management. Preferably in domestic electrical appliance industry. With consumer electronics background has additional advantage. Competencies and Skills:

  • In depth understanding of manufacturing processes, tools, equipment and quality systems analytical skills, Experience with quality management systems

  • Expert in modern engineering methods, tools and processes

  • In-depth knowledge of process improvements and cost optimization

  • Strong communication skills with external and internal stakeholders,

  • Good written English Skills, workable oral English.

  • Independent, Proactive, driving for result