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As a member of the Internal Controls Team this position will be responsible for maintaining an effective system of internal controls and ensuring compliance with Stryker policies and procedures and applicable laws and regulations.
Also, this role will support internal organizational processes and programs for mitigation of financial risk.
Essential duties & responsibilities :
Assess the internal controls environment and framework for improvement opportunities
Ensure key risks are appropriately identified for all operational areas, documented, and mitigated by appropriately designed internal controls
Support controls scheduling and performance monitoring
Perform the assessment of internal controls over financial reporting to ensure compliance with Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Act of 2002
Coordinate testing and audits with internal and external audit teams
Review, follow-up, and report on issues and associated management remediation action plans
Interact with process and control owners to maintain current knowledge of business, organizational and technological changes and to ensure controls and process documentation are updated as needed.
Train new staff to comply with internal controls requirements and Corporate Finance Policies
Administer internal control systems including SharePoint and GRC
Assist the teams to ensure internal control narratives, standard operating procedures and desktop procedures are kept up to date
Education & special trainings :
Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting
Certified Internal Auditor or similar certification preferred
Qualifications & experience :
2-4 years of experience in a finance function in a matrix international company (preferably American or Multinational company) or public accounting
Fluency in English required and Spanish preferred
Public Accounting Experience a plus
ERP technology (SAP and GRC) experience an advantage, including ERP implementations
Physical & mental requirements :
Ability to work well with cross-functional teams and collaborate across multi-functional dotted-line relationships
Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines consistently
Good communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills, attention to detail and ability to communicate complicated issues effectively
Demonstrated ability to perform consistently under varying business pressure as well as ability to adapt to a quickly changing environment
Strong analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills
Attention to detail in making evaluative judgements based on the analysis of information
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