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 one of the 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!
Who we want :
Assertive communicator. Ensures team communicates effectively with managers to execute programs, policies, and procedures to drive an engaged and performing organizational culture.
Effectively facilitate discussions with and deliver communications to large groups of people.
Leader. Provide overall management and leadership to team of HR professionals.
Problem Solver . Analyzes root causes of work environment issues; manages interventions and solutions in collaboration and cooperation with key stakeholders.
Demonstrated conflict resolution skills.
Consultant . Strong facilitation, consulting, relationship-building, influence, negotiation skills, and project management skills.
Analytically driven and oriented. Demonstrated business and analytical ability with a proven ability to build relationships and influence different groups.
Talent developers. Growth -oriented people who develop competencies for future business growth.
What you will do :
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Build, manage and develop team of accounting professionals, including setting of annual objectives and completion of the team annual reviews.
Calculate, reconcile, and analyze Inventory and Inventory reserves for period close.
Prepare the more complex month end journal entries, review and approve those journals completed by the team members.
Ensure all Inventory reports generated by ERP systems are accurate, complete, and reconcile to the General Ledger.
Support ERP system configuration, testing and wave deployments.
Prepare the more complex accounting reconciliations, review and approve reconciliations completed by the team members in accordance with Stryker policies.
Review and approval all DAR requests.
Maintain process documentation (DTP’s) and narratives ensuring they are kept up to date.
Support external and internal audits, ensuring all requests are completed in a timely manner, any findings are appropriately challenged, and management actions plans completed.
Partner with the Senior Manager in developing strong communication channels with the business units, scoping and implementation of any reporting requirements, and executing any inventory related projects.
including future transitions)
Partner with Senior Manager & local supply planning team to drive accurate FG supply forecasts and collaborate on inventory reduction programs
Ensure all internal controls and other compliance requirements are discharged..
Perform ad-hoc analysis and special projects as requested from time to time.
What you need :
Education & Special Trainings
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Business-Related Field : Required
Experience researching and applying GAAP : Preferred
Qualifications & Experience
6+ years’ experience in Audit, Accounting, or Finance (must have)
Inventory / Manufacturing experience (must have)
Proficiency with Excel (must have)
Proficiency with JDE / Oracle / SAP
Ability to interpret and analyze data accurately and efficiently
Fluency in English required
Strong ability to coordinate action across dispersed workforce and highly matrixed organization
Strong written and verbal skills enabling effective communication with all levels of management
Effective problem-solving skills
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