Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. We are proud to be named one of the World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting stryker.com
The individual will have a broad dynamic role in a Finance team based in Cork. This individual will be part of a team who are key partners to the global procurement teams, providing meaningful business analysis on financial and business-related issues.
Partnership with Global Sourcing leaders and their teams to drive performance, enhance collaboration and build effective partnerships.
Assist with reporting of periodic finance processes for Global Sourcing, including Annual Budget process, Quarterly Projections, Monthly PPV reporting, monthly financial results reporting and mid-month projections.
Measure, report and drive performance on key financial indicators such as Fixed Compensation vs Target, Travel spend, Stryker-wide savings etc. Recommend corrective actions where needed
Work in partnership with site finance and sourcing teams to gather, report and interrogate PPV numbers, ensuring compliance to accounting policies and accurate financial reporting of PPV.
Support the annual Materials standard cost roll process, including monitoring compliance to corporate policy. Partnering with Sourcing to ensure cost roll is accurate and communication lines are strong throughout the process.
Support for the cash flow and balance sheet optimisation programs, calculating benefits and supporting initiatives such as Days Payable extensions.
Support for the Sourcing optimization programs, calculating estimates of benefits and supporting periodic updates that informs the broader GQO Strategy.
Development of innovative financial metrics for monitoring functional performance on financial objectives. Develop Excel templates / financial models for financial performance improvement initiatives.
Preparation of PowerPoint slide decks for business reviews, budget/forecast meetings, and any ad-hoc meetings.
Monitor performance and provide business intelligence & analysis to all levels of management to enable the business to meet its commitment and respond to targets.
Ensure compliance with statutory requirements across all international reporting regions.
Qualifications & Skills Required:
A recognised professional accounting qualification and preferably a broad business qualification.
2 Years + post qualification experience working in a multi-national environment
A thorough understanding of accounting and financial principals, budgeting, reporting, financial analysis and forecasting.
Be able to consume and synthesize large amounts of information and present relevant points concisely.
Working with all disciplines at every level in promoting the development of services, business plans, budget management and cost control.
Ability to manage multiple financial projects, adjust priorities as needed, and meet deadlines.
Technically strong in compliance and financial reporting acumen.
Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.
Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better.
At Stryker, quality is first in everything we do. We are driven to make healthcare better for our customers by
providing innovative products and services that meet regulatory requirements through our effective quality system.
The Company was founded in 1941 by Dr. Homer Stryker and incorporated in 1946 as the Orthopedic Frame Company. In 1964, the Company’s name was changed to Stryker Corporation.
• $13.6 billion in annual sales in 2018; annual revenue has grown for 39 straight years
• 17.1% CAGR (compound annual growth rate) in sales over 39 years
• ~36,000 employees globally in 2018
• 43 manufacturing and research & development locat...ions worldwide
• Included in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index
• Ranked # 233 on Fortune Magazine’s “FORTUNE 500” list for 2019
• Ranked # 3 on Fortune Magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list for the “Medical Equipment” industry for 2019
• Ranked # 11 on Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list (U.S.) for 2019
• Spent $862 million on R&D in 2018
• 7,784 patents owned globally in 2018
• Initial public offering of stock was in 1979
• Listed on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker SYK