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We are looking for a highly motivated intern to join us for their 12 month industry placement who will be passionate about maximising this opportunity to kick start a career in Supply Chain. This is a unique opportunity to support our Supply Chain and Operations team.

Working in Philips Personal Health is all about empowering people to live happy, healthy lifestyles. We leverage deep insights to create personalized and sustainable solutions across oral healthcare; mother and childcare; grooming and beauty; and consumer health. The work you do with us will help people and their families around the world take better control of their health and well-being, for today and tomorrow.

The role will report day to day into the Supply Chain Manager within the UKI Personal Health business. Given the diverse remit of the team, this is a dynamic role where you can define you own areas of interest in addition to your standard responsibilities – a great opportunity to develop your knowledge across various supply chain functional areas in the consumer goods industry.

In this role, you have the opportunity to

  • Be the liaison between the sales and operations team in the UK on the one hand and the Order Management and Scheduling team in Lodz, Poland, the distribution and warehousing partners in the Netherlands on the other hand.
  • Review Key Performance Indicators and drive continuous improvements on these.
  • Responsible for planning on a weekly basis the demand for specific customers towards the factories.
  • Support UK supply chain improvement projects

You’re right for this role if

  • You are highly motivated to maximise this opportunity to kick start a career in supply chain and logistics.
  • You are a penultimate year student currently in the United Kingdom (essential)
  • You have a relevant academic background or related evidence of an interest in these areas
  • You will have strong Excel skills and be familiar with MS Office suite and PowerPoint.
  • You have strong written and communication skills
  • You naturally demonstrate Philips behaviours: customer first, patient safety, quality and integrity always, team up to win, take ownership to deliver fast, and eager to improve and inspire.

This role offers you the chance to work in our vibrant & exciting new offices in Farnborough, Hampshire in a hybrid working environment. From a competitive internship salary of £19 000 / annum pro rata, flexible benefits and access to Philips University, a career at Philips comes with all sorts of wonderful benefits. Be sure to speak to your recruiter about all the everything on offer.

If you’re interested in this role and have many, but not all, of the experiences needed, we encourage you to apply. You may still be the right candidate for this or other opportunities at Philips. Learn more about our commitment to diversity and inclusion here .

Please apply at your earliest convenience as applications will be reviewed on a first come first served basis.

About Philips

We are a health technology company. We built our entire company around the belief that every human matters, and we won't stop until everybody everywhere has access to the quality healthcare that we all deserve. Do the work of your life to help the lives of others.

  • Learn more about our business here
  • Discover our rich and exciting history here
  • Learn more about our purpose here

About Philips UKI

In the UK, we are recognised as a Disability Confident employer and are proud to be part of the Armed Forces Covenant & Mental Health at Work Commitment. We welcome all applicants including those from minority backgrounds, LGBTQIA+ and individuals living with a disability.

Because we are at our best when you are, you can safely share any reasonable tools or adjustments needed during our recruitment process and beyond.

For more information, read our Inclusion and Diversity Policy and, to know more about your Human Rights, we encourage you to view this report.