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
We are hiring a senior accountant for the role of Lead Analyst, Accounting reporting to the Financial Controller. This is an opportunity to be part of a dynamic fast paced team in a cutting edge growing business.
What you will do
FP&A, Reporting & Business Partnering
Manage and perform month end and year end closing.
Analyze and prepare statutory accounts, financial statements and reports.
Maintain balance sheet accounts and prepare balance sheet reconciliations.
Preparation of Financial Budget and Projections.
Analyze production and spending variances to tight deadlines at month end.
Business Partner with Departments on business financial acumen and the preparation of financial projections.
May perform Intercompany Accounting activities.
Represent Finance/Accounting on teams designed to improve operations, reduce costs, etc.
Performs other related work as assigned by management.
Compliance & Internal Controls
Ensure compliance with SOX (Sarbanes-Oxley), US and local GAAP, and Corporate Policies over financial reporting and internal controls.
Assist in developing and documenting policies and procedures, including system requirements and internal controls.
Manage & maintain the application of policy and internal controls and work with the Departments to ensure internal controls are working effectively.
Leads financial audit, compliance activities and ensures audit readiness.
Deliver quality results as part of a dynamic fast paced finance and operations team in a cutting edge and growing business.
May provide mentoring and guidance to other team members.
Actively contribute as part of the Finance Team to setting and achieving the team's goals and objectives.
What you need
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
CPA is preferred
At least 3+ Years Accounting experience, financial and/or cost accounting.
3+ Years Operational experience, inventory experience preferred.
Strong grasp of GAAP accounting and general accounting concepts
Good knowledge of ERP systems and Hyperion Financial Management.
Extremely strong Excel skills, especially advanced financial modeling and analytical techniques.
Demonstrated ability to streamline and automate complex processes.
Excellent analytical skills with a strong focus on accuracy and attention to detail.
Excellent communication skills and high confidence in stating professional opinions.
Self-starter with demonstrated efficient work methods, analytical & problem-solving skills.
Demonstrated ability to focus on personal deliverables, work independently within defined deadlines and close on multiple assignments simultaneously.
Who we want
Dedicated achievers. People who thrive in a fast-paced environment and are dedicated to ensuring a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
Analytical problem solvers. People who go beyond just fixing to identify root causes, evaluate optimal solutions and recommend comprehensive upgrades to prevent future issues.
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