Philips Lighting Internship: Customer Screenings Analyst in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Your challenge

Are you the enthusiastic, multilingual talented intern we’re looking for?

Are you fluent in Baltic, Slavic or Arabic language?

Working for Philips Internal Audit (PIA), one of Philips Corporate Staff Departments, offers you the opportunity to work at the center of Philips Lighting’ gravity. You will be an independent internal advisor who adds value to the organization by providing re-assurance that all major risks possibly impacting the achievement of Philips Strategic and Operational objectives are well understood and managed.

Being part of the customer screenings team, your main responsibility is to screen Philips Lightings’ third parties to identify possible strategic, operational, financial and compliance risks. In addition, you are assisting in fraud investigations.

Your responsibilities

Key areas of responsibility:

· Perform Third Party Customer Screenings and report back in line with Philips Lighting procedures

· Identify and document findings and make recommendations in line with the prescribed tools and methods

· Interact and engage with different stakeholders during the due diligence process

Your team

You are part of the Fraud Investigations and Customer Screenings team (FICS) with offices in The Netherlands, Singapore and China. The internship will be based in Amsterdam. The Customer Screenings team is responsible for the execution of the screening of third parties in line with the company’s Global Due Diligence Policy.

Our offer

We offer an internship of 6 months (with a possibility of extension). We welcome you to a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore. Gain relevant experience and learning opportunities and enhance your professional, academic skills and knowledge. We focus on providing the intern with work experience in a multinational corporate environment. Starting date (21st of May).

We are looking for

Please adapt the following to your requirements. To be successful in this internship we are looking for you:

· Currently studying towards your HBO Bachelor / Bachelor of Science / Master of science WO: in a relevant area (e.g. Law, International Relations, Criminology, Finance, Accounting, Enterprise Risk Management, etc.).

· You have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

· You display a prominent level of integrity, stress resistance, flexibility and creativity.

Furthermore you have:

  • Excellent reporting skills;

  • Fluency in the English language (reading and writing, which will be tested in an assessment)

  • Fluency in another language in reading and writing (Baltic, Slavic or Arabic language)

  • Not suitable for thesis!

Internship Conditions

o You will receive an internship allowance; the exact amount depends on your situation (also towards rented accommodation or public transportation);

o The student is entitled to paid leave on the basis of 1 day per month;

o Opportunity to buy Philips products with tax benefit (Philips MyShop)


o EU/EER students: In order to be considered for this internship, you need to be registered as a student during the entire internship period. Formal documentation of this may be requested at any time.

o Non-EU students in Dutch Universities: You need to be registered as a student and your university needs to sign the Nuffic Agreement. The internship needs to be a compulsory part of your studies (receive ECTS in turn). In case of non-compulsory internship, you need to have a letter from the university in which it states that your internship contributes to your personal development, what your learning goals are and what tasks you will undertake during your internship. The letter has to be signed and stamped by your university.

o Non-EU students in non-Dutch Universities: You need to be registered as a student and the internship should be a compulsory part of your studies. Also, you need to be able to get the official approval of your university for this internship (Nuffic agreement).

Please apply only if you can meet the aforementioned requirements.