Philips Lighting Credit & Collection Long Term Intern in Istanbul, Turkey

Credit & Collection Long Term Intern

Signify, the new company name of Philips Lighting, is the global leader in lighting building on 125+ years of innovations.

Our purpose is to unlock the extraordinary potential of light for brighter lives and a better world.

We are proud to be ahead of the game in the Internet of Things and on track to be carbon neutral by 2020. We learn through disruptive challenges and our performance is powered through our diverse teams. Our Philips products, Interact connected lighting systems, and data-enabled services transform people’s lives in homes, buildings, and public spaces.

We define the meaning of light…join us to #findyourmeaning @ Signify!

Your Responsibilities

As a Credit & Collection Long Term Intern, you are responsible for:

  • Coordinating and supporting collections and queries activities between businesses and third-party providers (who executes a most collections).

  • Organize, support and develop accounts receivable process

  • Establishes, implements, and maintains an effective delinquency control and follow-up program for all customer accounts that are late, delinquent, potentially delinquent, or written off

  • Execute the collection process for defined strategic customers

  • Perform remaining enabling Order to Cash activities (e.g. credit notes with open items)

  • Organize, support and develop cash & collection process

  • Follow up on relevant queries and solving escalations from sectors

  • Provides leadership and direction to departmental staff

Your team

You will work with smart, passionate, energetic colleagues dedicated to making an impact on people’s lives with light.

Our offer

This is your opportunity to join a leading, innovative brand with attractive products and services. You can build a career in an international environment. In addition, we offer a competitive package of benefits including a good salary and career development opportunities.

We are looking for

  • New Graduate or master’s degree students (Business, Accounting or Finance preferred)

  • Availability work for min. 4 days

  • Prior experience in finance a plus

  • Above average to advanced Excel skills (vlookup, pivot tables)

  • Must be flexible, with ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines in fast-paced environment

  • Must be organized, detail-oriented and thorough

  • Must be able to handle competing priorities

  • Creative problem solver with strong analytical skills

  • Knowledge of SAP a plus

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Turkish & English