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
Who We Want
Accounting/Finance professionals. A background in accounting/finance with a strong knowledge of US GAAP and SOX/financial compliance, coupled with the ability and desire to apply the concepts to "hands-on" operational processes.
Passionate achievers. Thrive when working on high-performance teams with a commitment to quality and integrity.
Enthusiastic players. Excited by the opportunity to be part of designing and building new processes for the future.
Relationship-builders. Create genuine, trusting relationships with internal team members, business partners and leadership through strong interpersonal skills enabling collaboration and influence others to achieve results.
Organized communicators. Highly organized with a strong attention to detail and ability to clearly communicate detail with business partners.
What You Will Do
Partner with Commercial Finance, Selling, Sales Operations and Customer Service to perform accounting and reporting related to contractual arrangements from inception of contract through contract expiry, as well as certain reserve accruals.
Perform month-end close functions related to the above, including preparing account reconciliations and journal entries based on those account reconciliations, ensuring compliance with US GAAP.
Collaborate with Sales Operations and Customer Service to ensure timely and accurate invoicing and settlements in accordance with the terms of the contractual arrangements.
Maintain internal control documentation related to the above, which impacts several areas of financial reporting.
Provide financial planning and analysis advice to the Commercial finance partners.
Recommend and implement process improvements to ensure integrity and efficiency.
Perform ad-hoc analyses and technical accounting research to support Business Partner needs and the Orthopaedics' Controller.
What You Need
Bachelor's degree required
3+ years' relevant experience, public accounting experience a plus
CPA completed or in progress strongly preferred
Strong understanding of US GAAP
High proficiency with Excel
Experience with Hyperion Financial Management, Oracle, and Blackline software preferred
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