Financial agility and innovative thinking
We operate in some of the world’s fastest-moving and highest growth rate markets, where financial agility and out-of-the-box thinking are crucial in order to stay ahead of the competition.
Better, smarter, sharper
As a finance professional at Philips you’ll form part of a team continuously looking for improvements in how we do business. That means driving lasting change throughout the organization; transforming the way we do things through better, smarter and sharper finance functions. In a worldwide organization with direct operations in 60 different countries, this offers real challenges in terms of setting objectives and change management.
Develop your potential to the full
Come and exercise your innovative financial thinking and entrepreneurial skills in a way that helps drive our ongoing innovation efforts. And, in doing so, be at the forefront of your profession through our ongoing career development programs, challenging projects and by using the latest in financial development tools. A career in finance at Philips allows you to develop your potential to the full.
Typical positions in finance at Philips
Help ensure that our businesses react appropriately to changes in the corporate environment, monitor our market position and competitiveness and set appropriate targets.
Ensure adherence to - and act as the point of contact for - local tax authorities, financial institutions and related organizations. This often involves compiling management, accounting and reporting information.
Adopt financial control of functional areas that are critical to the success of a specific business, act as a linking-pin for functional activities between projects and businesses, and maintain close contact with relevant corporate staff.
Take responsibility for specific accounting operations.
Provide specialist services, typically in corporate environments such as corporate control, audit, treasury, fiscal or mergers & acquisitions (M&A).