Location: Amsterdam - You will mainly work from home and be required to visit the office once or twice per week. supervised remotely.?
Type: Internship - not suitable for thesis
Length: 6 months
Time: 40 hours/week
Expected Start Date: August 2021
In this role, you have the opportunity to
Assist the businesses, markets and solution spaces in the strategic planning process, strategy execution and analysis. The position provides a unique opportunity to experience Group Strategy in a very experienced strategy team, with a global scope.
You are responsible for
Support in driving the annual Philips Strategic Planning process enabling timely updates of high quality, meaningful, fact-based Strategic Plans of Record for Philips businesses, markets and functions
Assist in ensuring an end-to-end connection between businesses, markets, functions, strategists and execution teams (M&A, Alliances, etc.) by implementing a systematic and lean approach to ensure consistent and impactful execution;
Contribute to an integrated inorganic E2E process, including database management and reporting
Analyzing strategy execution dashboards and defining impact for planning and resource allocation
Assist in deep-dive strategy projects
Support in non-project related activities that make the team a high performing
You are a part of
The Strategy team works together with Philips Businesses, Markets and other functional teams on high impact projects with a mandate from the Philips Executive Committee and senior leaders. This is a central team that drives deep business insights, actionable strategic direction and thought leadership for the company.
The Strategy team consists of top-level strategists with wide-ranging backgrounds, nationalities, and competencies, based out of Amsterdam, Boston, Singapore and Shanghai. The Strategy team is a talent pool for future Philips leaders
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Master student from. Business Administration, Economics, Management Sciences with excellent academic track record
A genuine interest in strategy and execution
Highly analytical mindset and a strong professional drive
Strong and open-minded team player who can work with various nationalities and cultures
Neat PowerPoint skills and affinity with applications and tooling
Fluency in written/spoken English
Relevant internship experience is preferred
In return, we offer you
On top of a competitive internship compensation, Group Strategy provides you a unique opportunity to experience Philips from a strategic, broad and diverse corporate perspective. Furthermore, you may participate in the trainings and knowledge sharing sessions, as well as social activities of the team
Please note that in order to be considered for an internship, you need to be registered as a student during the entire internship period. Formal documentation (proof of enrollment) will be requested. Students from outside the EU need to fill in an NUFFIC agreement, which needs to be signed by the student and the university. Please note that the contents of our regular internship assignments are not suitable for professionals (and/or MBA students) with professional work experience.