Organization: Boston Scientific International B.V. is located in Kerkrade, LIMBURG, Netherlands and is part of the Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers Industry. Boston Scientific International B.V. has 418 employees at this location and generates $3.27 billion in sales (USD). There are 346 companies in the Boston Scientific International B.V. corporate family. Boston Scientific gives her employees the possibility to work in teams who are characterized by diversity en high performance attitude. You are given the chance to tackle some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training and knowledge, you‘ll be develop your skills, personality and your career. Within the department, Centre of Excellence there is vacant position in the EMEA region located in the Distribution Centre in Kerkrade for a: PMO Manager: Connecting strategies through people and business in a innovative, winning spirit, global environment Purpose: Key role within the Distribution Centre, responsible for strategic alignment with Corporate, Functional and Local Leadership direction and translating that into an effective project portfolio management system supporting the full team with prioritized resource planning Specific responsibilities include business analysis, strategic and operational planning, process improvement, organizational design, communication and development of new programs. As the PMO manager you are reporting to the Director Global Logistics COE. This is a position for a “Connector” who is able to connect the global strategy with the ”local” strategy.. This role is an exclusive opportunity to be in the middle of the business, supply chain dynamics and allows to develop fast to more senior leadership roles. Responsibilities: •Designs and implements an effective ECO Operations Project Management Office to provide standardized project & portfolio management support and ensure proficient project delivery. •Works with business leaders to ensure project alignment with BSC & Global Logistics Strategic Project Objectives including Best 4 Quality Strategic Objectives. •Manages a project prioritization process that enables profitable and sustainable growth and secures resource availability •Manages project costs, project schedule, and project scope to agreed plan. Recognizes team successes. •Manages projects: Develops project plans outlining work plans, timelines, roles and resources; Identifies and leads cross-functional project team comprised of project managers, functional experts and local country managers; Manages team progress to ensure achievement of all milestones and deliverables; Provides updates to senior management and all stakeholders of progress through frequent communications of findings at regular intervals via reports and meetings. •Develops recommendations: Develops and delivers project recommendations to senior management and all stakeholders; Presents changes in business strategy including key markets, distribution channels, pricing, processes and organization; Develops implementation strategy. •Manages implementation of projects: Develops implementation plan outlining work plans, timelines, roles and resources; Identifies and leads implementation team including local country representatives; Works with local country and functional team members to ensure that all supporting infrastructure including program guidelines, processes, training programs, organizational structure and new roles are developed and communicated. Competences: We are looking for an academic with 5-10 years of experience in Project Management with a good knowledge of global supply chain processes. Affinity and experience with data analysis and dashboards, process improvement methodologies (lean, Six sigma). Furthermore we expect the individual to have: •Proven project management skills with the ability to lead cross functional teams. •Strong communication, problem- and conflict-solving skills with displayed ability to communicate to all levels of the organization at the appropriate level of detail and complexity. •Successful leadership, project management and cross functional management to drive change. •Demonstrated sensitivity to the needs of the business from both a local and global point of view. •Multiplier with team spirit and with a passion for improvement empowering people to embark on the improvement journey. •Strong relationship-building skills based on reliability, integrity, and respect; •Coaching and team development abilities •Self-motivated; High energy Boston Scientific offers you: A challenging position in a dynamic international organization with serious ambitions and the power to invest. For sure a position where you can fully unfold your true potential with many projects and subjects that need your attention. And all this in an environment with highly educated and qualified professionals from all over the world. Excellent labor conditions at this global brand in Medical Devices. Interested:? Limbourg & Partners takes care of the recruitment and pre-selection for this position. For more information about Boston Scientific, the position and the procedure you can contact Jacco Kempen, Managing Director (+31) (0)6-20634950 or Marnix Postma, Managing Consultant (+31 (0)6-3322 5618). If you want to respond immediately, we look forward receiving your resume with a short motivation letter.