Philips – Assistant Financial Controller.

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Job Title

Assistant Financial Controller

Job Description

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Ensure business processes are aligned to secure that the Procure to Pay (P2P) process is aligned with business objectives of PO compliance, effective internal control, payment on-time and that vendor settlement issues are resolved timely to avoid delays in delivery of critical third party goods/services

  • Support Internal and external audit activities and to drive the timely resolution of internal control and audit issues

  • Oversee Internal controls SOX & IFRS support: Safeguard that processes/procedures are strictly adhered to and report/escalate non-compliance in processes/procedures

  • Tax returns preparation and Tax Compliance in declaration/reporting, accounting and transfer

  • Working with External Tax Consultants

  • Treasury Management: Cash management and optimization, facilities negotiation, maintaining banking relationship

  • Support Adhoc finance business support requests.


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


  • 3-5 years’ work experience in similar position within a matrix multinational commercial organization. Audit experience will be an added advantage

  • Minimum qualification required; Bachelor’s degree (Finance/Accounting) and Professional qualification (CPA/ACCA)

  • Competence in SAP ERP system

  • Solid knowledge of IFRS and local regulations

  • Excellent knowledge of accounting and financial processes

  • Good analytical, problem-solving skills

  • Well-organized with ability to prioritize and First time right mindset

  • Intercultural mindset and good communicator in a matrix setting

  • Establish good working relationship with internal and external partners

  • Self-motivated with a desire to continually learn, develop and support cross-functional teams within the organization.






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