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
Stryker Sports Medicine is seeking a dynamic Associate Finance Manager!
This is a Leadership role in finance, working directly with Sports Medicine business leaders and functional budget owners.
What you will do
Follow established accounting practices; ensure the proper and accurate reporting within the company
Provide analysis of key business issues to senior management
Foster strong business partnerships across the Sports Medicine functions.
Support the close of the Sports Medicine books, leading the efforts of our FPR and Accounting COE analysts
Support our budget and forecasting efforts.
Ensure compliance with GAAP standards and established Stryker policies and procedures.
Report on key financial performance measures to senior management on a monthly and quarterly basis, under the supervision of a Director, Finance
Participate in monthly and yearly closing process including journal entry review and guidance/oversight to SM dedicated COE analysts
Provide business partnering support and reporting for multiple functions within the Sports Medicine business
Support monthly and quarterly financial projections and associated deliverables
Support the development and tracking of annual budgets
Assist in development and transmission of operating plan and strategic plan
Prepare and analyze financial statements and reports for monthly and quarterly financial reporting, tax reports, and other internal and external reports as required.
Oversee and manage CER process including review of all CERs for analytical accuracy, proper documentation and proper approval levels.
Lead financial modeling in our new product development projects, supporting the investment and gating decisions of the business
Ensure familiarity and correct application of GAAP accounting standards as well as Corporate and Division cost accounting policies and principles
Evaluate system requirements with an eye toward automating different aspects of the accounting cycles
Drive cost changes throughout the organization
Generate data and analysis to assist in key business decisions for the division
Manage and lead various projects as assigned
What you need
Bachelor's degree (B.A.) in related field or equivalent.
6 years of accounting experience (CPA preferred).
Proficient in Microsoft Access, Microsoft Excel, Oracle. (Power BI experience preferred)
Ability to prepare reports and business correspondence.
Commitment to excellence and high standards.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, especially to senior management.
Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills; able to manage priorities and workflow.
Ability to work independently and as a member of various teams and committees.
Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.
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