Philips Innovation & Strategy enables Philips to realize its health technology ambitions through innovation. Our open innovation approach leverages relationships with external partners and company-wide synergies in technology, research, design and intellectual property to bring innovations to market faster and more effectively.
Philips Innovation & Strategy, with 2000 employees in the Netherlands, consists of several organizations that work closely together on innovation programs in which solutions are developed for the needs of our customers. This intensive cooperation reflects in our employee participation structure, which consists of a Works Council Innovation & Strategy and three Business Unit Committees.
We are looking for a Secretary to the I&S Works Council to support the Works Council Innovation & Strategy and Business Unit Committees.
In this role you have the opportunity to
Be instrumental in making the Innovation & Strategy Works Council and Business Unit Committees a success. You will be working closely with Works Council members and the Governor of Innovation & Strategy Netherlands. You will make a difference by helping our team to stay connected and operate efficiently in this this fast-paced environment. Structuring communication flow and ensuring that critical information is available, organizing events and meetings are part of the job. Adjustment of priorities will be a daily activity. Core strengths are: Reliability to provide a stable basis, flexibility, decisiveness to create clarity in process and a solutions-oriented attitude.
You are responsible for
You are part of
The Innovation & Strategy organization, reporting to the Governor of Innovation & Strategy Netherlands. The primary job location is Eindhoven with some flexibility regarding physical working place available (periodical work from home is possible). You will fit well into our team, if you share the same core values like we do: can-do-mentality, readiness to go an extra mile, open communication and relaying on each other.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
In return, we offer you
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:
Why should you join Philips?
Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.
To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog. Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process, or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.