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!
To support the Finance function with general Accounting and Reporting Activities.
Key Activities & Responsibilities
AR subledger to GL reconciliation (Statutory, Tax, US GAAP)
AP bookkeeping according to RUS GAAP (Accounting + tax) and US GAAP
Collection, control and preparation of supporting documents according to RUS GAAP, TAX and US GAAP related to expenses
Support in preparation of local VAT reporting, analysis, calculation, confirmation of export VAT, preparation of supporting documents, letters to state authorities, communications and verifications with State Authorities upon the request
Analysis of accounting, tax and financial transactions to ensure they are properly prepared, documented, booked and archived to support RUS GAAP (Accounting + tax) and US GAAP
Participation and support in internal and external audits
Day-to-day functional responsibility for accounting/tax areas such as general ledger management (expenses), accounts payable and other
Responsible to determine monthly accruals and prepaids based on the supporting documentation in compliance with RUS GAAP (Accounting + tax) and US GAAP
Month-end closure support on appropriate areas (including Blackline reconciliations)
Support and participation in corporate projects (audits, new implementations, programms e t.c.)
Participation in internal/external audits
Participation in statutory, tax, corporate closure
Vendor master file management
Document's collection and archiving
Reconciliations with suppliers
Ensure local standards, internal standards, accounting/tax rules are followed and implemented
Monitor new tendencies on the marker and changes in legislation. Support optimization of processes, implementation of new requirements, changes in local and corporate legislation and ERPs
Fulfill and act an oral and/or written assignments, tasks, instructions and orders of immediate supervisors, other competent officials and authorized representatives of the Employer, if necessitated by business requirements
Other ad-hoc requests
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