S&SC Portfolio Manager

Sourcing & Supply Chain

Logistics & supply chain management

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Sourcing & Supply Chain

Work Experience

8+ years

Job Category

Logistics & supply chain management



Published: 30+ days ago Job ID: J-00264267-704

Introduction to the job

ASML leads the worldwide development, production and sales of high-end lithography systems for the semiconductor industry. In short, we make the machines that make computer chips, or integrated circuits. We build some of the most amazing, complex machines that you will ever see – and the software to run them – to develop smaller, faster and still more affordable chips. It is because of our machines that the world’s technology has steadily evolved. ASML employs close to 30000 employees, has offices in US, Asia and Europe and is headquartered in Veldhoven, the Netherlands.
The sector Sourcing & Supply Chain (S&SC) is an industry-leading organization, responsible for ensuring material availability to ASML's factories and customers in an efficient and cost-effective way. Because 90% of all components in an ASML machine come from externally sourced specialist manufacturers, our supply chain activities are even more critical to our operation than you would normally expect.

Role and responsibilities

The Project, Program & portfolio management department plays a crucial role as the recognized front door for strategy and change for the S&SC sector in ASML. Portfolio Management specifically ensures that S&SC can leverage its project selection and execution success, optimizing business value while achieving the strategic objectives. It is our way to bridge the gap between strategy and implementation."
The S&SC Portfolio Manager is responsible for the business improvement project portfolio delivery. He/she coordinates the effective and efficient operation of the portfolio management practices and provides support to the main projects and the portfolio board / (senior) management. This includes the framing and preparing of information for solid decision making required to realize the project and portfolio plan.

Portfolio delivery:

  • Preparedecisions and the regular portfolio meetings
  • Providesingle version of truth for project portfolio information, in order tohave transparency of performance needed by management to monitor progressversus the improvement roadmap
  • Managethe project and portfolio triple constraints (timing, resources and scope)
  • Developand/or adopt ways to measure the impact of the improvements
  • Drivesresources mgmt. of business FTE involved in the projects (claim & allocation)
  • Undertakeinvestment appraisals and reports accordingly to the project and/orportfolio board
  • DrivesIT for solid & timely reporting on actual spend per project
  • Helpstructuring the projects and programs in the portfolio and keep anoverview of the progress of planned actions.
  • Ensurethat dependencies are effectively managed and where required escalateissues to the portfolio board for resolutions

Maintain & improve the standards:

  • Managethe project portfolio via the Management of Portfolios (MoP) standards
  • Identifyand lead improvements to the portfolio management practices
  • Ensurethe project portfolio implements the standards and improvements

Education and experience

  • + 8 years of work experience in project management or portfolio management
  • Relevant work experience within Supply Chain Management


Working at the cutting edge of tech, you’ll always have new challenges and new problems to solve – and working together is the only way to do that. You won’t work in a silo. Instead, you’ll be part of a creative, dynamic work environment where you’ll collaborate with supportive colleagues. There is always space for creative and unique points of view. You’ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackle tasks and solve problems.
To thrive in this job, you’ll need the following skills:

  • Deliverwork that meets ambitious quality standards, recognize and pay attentionto the critical few details and take measures to improve quality
  • Excellentstakeholder management and communication skills; open, accessible andtransparent, able to build strong relationships on all levels inorganization
  • Fluentin English, preferably Dutch
  • Processthinker, with respect for rules, procedures and processes, even beyond ownarea of responsibility
  • Exceptionalanalytical skills with ability to understand the details and the biggerpicture
  • Teamplayer with a strong personality that is both flexible on some occasionsand firm on others (tactful and persuasive)

Diversity & Inclusion

ASML is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company.

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