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 the #5 World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting stryker.com
Why finance at Stryker?
Are you looking for a profitable and growing company with a great culture and reputation?Stryker is the only company with 40 consecutive years of sales growth and was recently named the #5 Best Workplace in the WORLD by Fortune! Here, you will have many opportunities to learn and grow as we offer development opportunities unique for each employees needs including training, certifications, mentorship, leadership programs, tuition reimbursement, one-on-one coaching and more!
Job Mission / Purpose:
To support the Finance function with general Accounting and Reporting Activities. To be aware of and support ongoing development and implementation of the company quality system and to be aware of Stryker policies and procedures.
Key Activities & Responsibilities
Ensure timely and accurate support for reporting of monthly financial statements to HQ
Process the local payments and ensure the process is in line with the latest policies regarding payments
Monitor the local Vendor master file
Aware of changes in local tax, e-invoicing, accounting regulations and labor issue updates and existing processes and procedures accordingly
Support and liaison with internal and external auditors and tax authorities. Supports in the representation of Stryker at social security office and other public organizations
Support the Finance manager of monthly, quarterly and annual statutory tax declarations, returns and statements
Work closely with Compliance officer to keep company compliant within internal Stryker Compliance program and external requirements
Bachelors Degree in Accounting
Advanced degree/certification in accounting is preferred like CPA
Background in Accounting Finance team
+2 years' experience working within a Finance team within Country
Knowledge of local accounting procedures and country legislation
Good Microsoft Office skills, in particular Excel
Fluent in both written and spoken English
Ability to solve problems and find solutions
Keen to learn and develop
Ability to meet deadlines
Takes ownership and accountability
High ethical standards and integrity
Working in medical device industry (Stryker experience is a plus) with knowledge of Business 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