Senior Accountant

Job TitleSenior Accountant

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Focus on supporting a significant portion of Philips North America HealthSystems accounting and internal controls.

Job Responsibilities, include but not limited to:

  • Prepare and/or review account reconciliations
  • Provide business partnership in relation to internal controls and other accounting areas
  • Streamlines existing processes and recommends and implement value-adding changes
  • Provide support for internal & external audit activities and audit preparation
  • Work collaboratively with a cross functional team to support FP&A activities and subsequent integration efforts
  • Adhere to the deadlines for related areas to ensure a timely close
  • Understand and maintain Sarbanes-Oxley ("SOX") documentation and requirements for assigned areas
  • Significant ad-hoc projects and support

You are a part of

R2R Accounting Operations reporting to the Diagnosis & Treatment (D&T) Segment Lead, as well as interacting with Business Partners, Order Management (OM), Technical Accounting & Oversight (TA&O), Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A), and our internal & external auditors.

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


  • 3+ years public accounting experience
  • CPA strongly desired

Required Skills:

  • The ideal candidate has 3+ years of relevant experience. Prior, or current, public accounting experience is required.
  • Experience general ledger accounting & technical standards (IFRS and SEC Regulations)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Highly motivated, reliable and able to work independently
  • Internal controls (SOX) experience
  • Ability to present data in a comprehensive and articulate manner
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail, time management, and organizational skills
  • Strong EXCEL experience


  • Bachelor's in Accounting highly preferred

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.

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.



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