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!
The Tax Accounting and Reporting Senior Manager is responsible for coordinating, reviewing and consolidating all non-US (OUS) income tax provisions and is responsible for all tax accounting related matters of all OUS entities.
Works directly with OUS Finance teams worldwide on income tax provision preparation including providing necessary training and support resources and establishing tax accounting practices and procedures.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Lead the OUS income tax provision process and coordinate information flow from multiple sources to accurately report OUS income tax expense.
Assist local Accounting personnel in preparing income tax-related journal entries.
Prepare and/or approve US tax accounting journal entries.
Review, reconcile and analyze OUS income tax expense for accuracy and reasonableness.
Prepare and/or approve financial schedules, workpapers, and management reports.
Provide necessary training and support for OUS Finance personnel on tax packages.
Review and approve provision-to-return adjustments.
Review and approve OUS deferred tax account balances.
A key member of the global income tax consolidation process to accurately record global income tax provisions in compliance with US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (USGAAP).
Prepare financial schedules, workpapers, and management reports.
Summarize and communicate financial results to US home office.
Prepare certain OUS-related tax disclosures required for audited financial statements.
Review OUS tax returns for accuracy.
Work with Tax Leadership to seek ways to manage the company's effective tax rate.
Proactively engages with US income tax compliance team on international tax issues.
A key resource in OUS tax planning activities offering expertise and insight to local Finance teams.
Work directly with outside advisors and auditors to coordinate the completion of projects and statutory financial statement audits.
Research and analyze tax accounting issues to accurately interpret accounting and tax rules and develop tax accounting practices and policies.
Identify areas for process improvement and develop plans to implement improvements.
Participate in projects as assigned.
Education & Special Trainings:
Bachelor degree in Business/Finance or comparable education.
Professional certification and/or advanced degree preferred.
Qualifications & Experience:
Minimum of 8 years of experience in progressively responsible positions in a corporate tax or controllers department, public accounting firm, or comparable experience.
Experience within a multinational tax department or BIG4 preferred.
Experience in US federal taxation preferred.
Strong technical skills including knowledge of US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (USGAAP) particularly Accounting Standards Codification 740, Income Taxes (ASC 740) 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