Philips Business Process Expert - P2P in Lodz, Poland


In this role, you have the opportunity to

As a Business Process Expert you will support key transformation initiatives at the core of Philips Finance, close to the sectors. You will be involved in global projects of different size, content and complexity with a firm focus on the design and implementation of financial processes and state of the art tooling. The role provides strong visibility towards senior finance management at Philips.

You are responsible for

The goal is to drive process improvement in the Purchase to Pay area. You will harmonize the Purchase to Pay processes in various locations and deploy Philips standard tooling. You will have an integral responsibility for the deployments in all phases (end-to-end management).

  • Design the project plan and define the project resources, in accordance with the goals, timing and budget constraints.

  • Control the project budget and project progress, take corrective actions when necessary.

  • Lead the project implementation in all phases of the project.

  • Manage international stakeholders as well as all internal communication associated with the project

  • Lead change management within the affected organizations to ensure that the project benefits are realized.

  • Generate regular and adequate reporting.

  • Coordinate the project implementation in close cooperation with the business.

  • Support the realization of the companies’ blueprint program individually or within a team structure

  • Resolve operational escalations when process issues arise.

You are a part of

The Accounting Operations Purchase to Pay Team reporting directly to the Global Business Process Owner P2P.

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

  • University degree (finance education preferred) with at least 5 years of relevant work experience.

  • Solid and broad experience with financial processes.

  • Experience with managing projects in international complex environments.

  • Strong change management mindset and capabilities.

  • Strong problem solving capabilities

  • Customer service attitude with intercultural sensitiveness.

  • Good analytical skills and process ownership capabilities.

  • Strong communicator with effective influencing skill in a matrix setting.

  • Excellent command of English (both verbal and written).

  • Thorough knowledge of the Purchase to Pay processes.

  • •Operational knowledge of SAP.

  • Experience with Lean and Six Sigma will be an asset.

In return, we offer you

We offer the unique combination of a critical and challenging role and a creative and empowering office environment. You will be actively encouraged to make improvements, establish best in class P2P service and have a direct impact on the success of Philips on a daily basis.

  • Learning and development tailored for financial professionals.

  • Yearly bonus based on performance achieved.

  • Private medical care with option to extend it to family members.

  • Benefit System cards.

  • Discount for Philips’ products.

  • Relocation package applicable for people moving in from outside of Łódź region.

Why should you join Philips?

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