GBS Kraków Wellness Day 16th September 2016
On 16th September GBS Kraków office was transformed into one of the healthiest places in the city! Started off with a healthy breakfast and professional nutritionist advice, the day continued in a wellness mindset. We enjoyed lectures on physical as well as mental well-being, received appreciated tips from ergonomics coach and even had a chance to be trained in self-massaging by our colleagues!
While concentrating on our own health, we found it essential to devote valuable time to Lundbeck’s patients, who are always in the heart of the company. An immensely informative meeting with our Senior Medical Representative – Joanna Żak-Kucharska brought us all much closer to the problems our patients face every day and various ways in which Lundbeck attempts to help them. We are very much looking forward to continuing such meetings in future.
GBS Kraków Wellness Day was a natural sum-up of all sports & health related programs for 2016, which are going to be continued in future to further engage all of our employees. The day was wrapped-up with the most active participants being rewarded with sets of Lundbeck sports gadgets.
Kraków Business Run 2016
On 4th September 2016 thirty of our colleagues took part in Kraków Business Run – an annual charity event organized since 2012 by Poza Horyzonty Fundacja Jaśka Meli and their partners. Throughout the years the funds collected during Business Run helped improve the lives of 19 people by purchasing hi-tech limb prosthetics.
This year Lundbeck GBS Kraków contributed largely to helping another three beneficiaries of the foundation. Six teams composed of our employees all finished the run, with fastest team time of 01:24:47 – Team Brintellix, ranked 74th in overall classification! Individual fastest runners from our teams were Kasia Rzeszutko (00:20:00) and Bartek Marusiński (00:15:21).
We are hoping to match or even top our 2016 performance during the 2017 edition of Kraków Business Run, so join us next year!
Lundbeck Global Finance Council hosted in Krakow
On 22nd and 23rd June 2016 we hosted Lundbeck’s Global Finance Council in the GBS office in Krakow. The meeting was chaired by Anders Götzsche, Lundbeck Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. The Finance Directors from all strategic affiliate units across the world participated in it.
The agenda focused on the strategic direction of Finance function at Lundbeck. Group Business Services Project was one of the key themes covered by the Council. Without a doubt, Group Business Services organization is an important part of Lundbeck journey to succeed as a global organization.
We are proud that GBS Krakow had an opportunity to host such an important gathering and we look forward to see more events and engagements taking place in Krakow going forward.
Bike 2 Work Program launched in GBS Krakow
June is a month of increased physical activity for most of sun-thirsty people, hence we have launched one of our most successful initiatives ever – Bike 2 Work. Every employee who goes to work by bike registers the kilometers they ride and Lundbeck pays an incentive depending on the distance covered. Not only is this an eco-friendly initiative, but first and foremost, portion of the earned funds will be donated to charity.
It’s time to get ready for Krakow Business Run 2016
May marks the beginning of our annual preparation for Krakow Business Run. With the attendance of 30 participants, we have registered 6 teams that will take part in the 2016 edition of the Business Run! We are all very excited to once again have the chance to be trained for the run by one of the best running coaches – Krzysztof Janik. On 4th September 2016 we are expecting all 30 participants to give their best and we will all be supporting them from the sidelines!
Marcin Młynarczyk appointed Managing Director of Group Business Services in Krakow:
On 6th May 2016 Marcin Młynarczyk was appointed the Managing Director of Group Business Services in Kraków.
Marcin has been part of the Krakow Management Team since the startup of the Company in 2014. Until today Marcin has been responsible for the Accounting to Reporting and Source to Pay processes.
As Managing Director of GBS Krakow Marcin’s primary focus will be to continue to stabilize operations and mature our Group Business Services organization in Krakow, currently servicing around 30 countries across Lundbeck.
Sports Club at Lundbeck
In April we established our own Lundbeck Sports Club! Every week we rent a gym with the equipment to play various team sports. Football, volleyball and badminton are the first three disciplines we are trying our strengths at. We meet once a week in the evenings. Let’s stay active and healthy!
Lundbeck Group Business Services were present during AIESEC Career Days 2016 at Krakow University of Economics on 17th March 2016.
We are proud to have had one of the most popular booths with over 300 entries to our candidates’ database by the end of the event. As a mission and people-oriented company Lundbeck Group Business Services was recognized as an attractive workplace by candidates from various backgrounds. Students and graduates specializing in finance and controlling, IT-related fields or Human Resources as well as mathematics, languages, marketing or administration have all identified Lundbeck Group Business Services as a place where they could develop their careers.
We are committed to be recognized as a Top Employer.
We are excited to see so many potential candidates willing to develop their careers within Lundbeck Group Business Services! We also encourage everyone interested in career in Lundbeck Group Business Services to visit our Group Business Services Careers page!
We focus on passionate and responsible people.
We are looking forward to engaging even more with our potential candidates in the future. We are planning on participating in an increasing number of events and we cannot wait to meet you there!