At Philips Lighting, we’re transforming the lighting industry through our passion, the sincere desire to improve people’s lives through meaningful innovation, and ground-breaking lighting systems and products. As a member of our finance team, you’ll continuously look for improvements in how we do business. That means driving lasting change throughout the organization; transforming the way we do things through smarter finance functions; and supporting our drive for better and greener solutions. In a worldwide organization with direct operations in 60 different countries, this offers real challenges in terms of setting objectives and change management.
Accelerating your financial career
We operate around the world, in some of the fastest-moving and highest growth rate markets. As a financial professional in a globally networked team, you’ll need agility to keep us ahead of competition. You can exercise your flexible thinking and entrepreneurial skills in a way that drives and supports our passion for a better, sustainable, happier environment. You can develop your potential to the full through our on-going career development programs. And with the added impetus of challenging projects and access to the latest in financial development tools, you can be at the forefront of your profession.
Investing in your career
A variety of different positions within Philips Lighting provides the scope to match your experience and ambition. In business control, you can help ensure that our business reacts appropriately to changes, monitor our market position and competitiveness, and set commensurate targets. At the level of country control, your focus will be on compiling management, accounting and reporting information in compliance with local tax requirements, financial institutions and related organizations. Or you may wish to adopt financial control of functional areas that are critical to our success, acting as the link between projects and corporate staff. You may choose to take responsibility for specific accounting processes in operations positions, or provide specialist services in areas such as corporate control, audit, treasury, fiscal, or mergers & acquisitions (M&A).
Whatever path your career takes, you can actively design your future and create your own legacy. We offer the opportunities. It’s up to you to drive your career in the direction you choose.