Philips Business Process Expert Funding Management in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Business Process Expert Funding Management

Your challenge

We are looking to hire a Business Process Expert Lease Accounting for Philips Capital for the global implementation of SAP Lease Accounting and Funding Management systems for Customer Finance. You will play an instrumental role in the Philips’ company-wide transformation as Integrated Solution Provider supporting the Philips business with Customer Financing Solutions across the world.

You will use your knowledge of the SAP Funding Management best practices, process design, and standardization, to build, develop and implement this new SAP functionality, which directly contributes to a state-of-the art compliant, effective and efficient E2E customer finance landscape. To achieve this you will combine your technical expertise and competencies with a strong ability to collaborate with Subject Matter Experts, Business Process Owners and external technical consultants, implementation partners and key users.

Your responsibilities

In this role, you will be responsible for the design, build and roll out of the Funding Management template and the integration of the modules in the existing Royal Philips SAP ECC environment and set up of the required organization and processes.

Activities in the role include but are not limited to:

  • Support design, build and implementation of the automated functionalities of Funding Management for sale of long and short term receivables, distributor financing and financial asset portfolio management

  • Ensure processes, IT and Management Reporting solutions are working according to the requirements by providing test scenarios and actual testing within the agile/scrum development teams.

  • Ensure processes are well documented in the Philips Excellence Architecture Repository and Philips Excellence Quality System.

  • Design or contribute process levels 4-7, defining organization, processes, workflows, user roles, rights and security levels.

  • Collaborate in business transformations to provide expert support in diagnosis of processes within area of expertise and participate in deployment

  • Execute capability maturity assessment, translate these into business requirements and prioritize

  • Change management. Provide change and deployment readiness information to relevant stakeholders

  • Creation and delivery of training to (Key) user training for the E2E process and end-users

  • Continuously monitor process performance, analytics and identify opportunities for improvement.

You will work with oa, SAP ECC, CRM, SAP Treasury and interfaces with banks. You will get support from technical consultants.

Your team

You will be part of Customer Financing IT project team and reside under Philips Capital. You will report to the Global Business Process Owner Customer Finance and to the Project Manager of the Customer Financing IT project team. Your stakeholders will span Philips Capital as well as subject matter experts of Market to Order, Order to Fulfillment to Cash and Finance. You will be located in Eindhoven or Amsterdam and will be expected to spend time in both locations. You will be required to globally travel as part of the implementation team.

Our offer

We welcome you to a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore.

Our benefits are very competitive and designed around your preferences:

  • Depending on experience, a year salary (fulltime) between € (including personal benefits package).

  • 25 Days of leave and the possibility to purchase up to 20 extra days off annually.

  • A variable bonus based on both Philips results and personal performance.

  • Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personal development budget, free training and coaching.

  • Solid company pension scheme and attractive collective health insurance package.

  • Opportunity to buy Philips shares and products with discount.

We are looking for

A candidate who is/has:

  • Bachelor/Master in Finance or Business Administration

  • In-depth SAP knowledge, experience with implementation of SAP Funding Management, preferably in a captive financing organization.

  • Minimum of 5-10 years process improvement experience in a multinational matrix organization and/ or financial institutions.

  • Good understanding of IFRS customer financing accounting principles.

  • Mature process thinking and process design competencies.

  • Excellent collaboration skills and demonstrated ability to “team up” to solve problems.

  • Inquisitive and creative, with an ability to think outside the box to identify solutions.

  • Ability to work effectively in a complex, fast-paced environment.

  • Strong in business process analysis and improvement.

  • Very good communication and stakeholder management skills.

  • Fluent in English.

  • Willing to travel.

For more information on this role.....

In this role, you have the opportunity to

To be part of the global implementation of SAP Lease Accounting and Funding Management systems for Customer Finance. You will play an instrumental role in the Philips’ company-wide transformation as Integrated Solution Provider supporting the Philips business with Customer Financing Solutions across the world.

You are responsible for

  • Supporting design, build and implementation of the automated functionalities of Funding Management for sale of long and short term receivables, distributor financing and financial asset portfolio management;

  • Ensuring processes, IT and Management Reporting solutions are working according to the requirements by providing test scenarios and actual testing within the agile/scrum development teams;

  • Ensuring processes are well documented in the Philips Excellence Architecture Repository and Philips Excellence Quality System;

  • Designing or contributing process levels 4-7, defining organization, processes, workflows, user roles, rights and security levels;

  • Collaborating in business transformations to provide expert support in diagnosis of processes within area of expertise and participate in deployment;

  • Executing capability maturity assessment, translating these into business requirements and prioritizing;

  • Change management - providing change and deployment readiness information to relevant stakeholders;

  • Creating and delivering training to (Key) user training for the E2E process and end-users;

  • Continuously monitoring process performance, analytics and identifying opportunities for improvement.

You are a part of

Our Customer Financing IT project team and reside under Philips Capital. You will report to the Global Business Process Owner Customer Finance and to the Project Manager of the Customer Financing IT project team. Your stakeholders will span Philips Capital as well as subject matter experts of Market to Order, Order to Fulfillment to Cash and Finance. You will be located in Eindhoven or Amsterdam and will be expected to spend time in both locations. You will be required to globally travel as part of the implementation team.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Bachelor/Master in Finance or Business Administration;

  • In-depth SAP knowledge, experience with implementation of SAP Funding Management, preferably in a captive financing organization;

  • Minimum of 5-10 years process improvement experience in a multinational matrix organization and/ or financial institutions;

  • Good understanding of IFRS customer financing accounting principles;

  • Mature process thinking and process design competencies;

  • Excellent collaboration skills and demonstrated ability to “team up” to solve problems;

  • Inquisitive and creative, with an ability to think outside the box to identify solutions;

  • Ability to work effectively in a complex, fast-paced environment;

  • Strong in business process analysis and improvement;

  • Very good communication and stakeholder management skills;

  • Fluent in English;

  • Willing to travel.

In return, we offer you

The opportunity to design, build and roll out of the Funding Management template and the integration of the modules in the existing Royal Philips SAP ECC environment and set up of the required organization and processes. Furthermore, our benefits are very competitive and designed around your preferences with amazing opportunities for personal and professional growth.

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