Senior Accounts Payable Specialist - COE in Amsterdam at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 6/15/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Senior Accounts Payable Specialist - COE: Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment?

In our Financial Shared Service Center, we strive for delivering excellent customer service to our internal and external partners. Daily we are responsible for Stryker’s European Business Services serving more than 20 countries.

  • Do you want to be part of a driven and multicultural working environment?
  • Do you want to join a company which improves people’s lives on a daily basis?
  • Can you manage multiple priorities at the same time?

Yes? So, we probably have a career opportunity for you!

What you will do:

As the Senior Accounts Payable Specialist - COE (Center of Excellence), your mission is to assist in the workflow, research, reporting and clearing of invoices, including: daily and month-end clearing and balancing for certain locations/entities; supporting and interacting with various departments and stakeholders. You are also in charge of guiding other team members. Your main responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Responsible for AP subledger, resolution of aged items, reconciliations;
  • Ensuring monthly SOX controls are executed and documented;
  • Monitoring "Goods Received not Invoiced" (GRNI) and following up with the business;
  • Handling escalations (vendors & stakeholders) while maintaining high customer satisfaction;
  • Liaising with relevant parties (buyers, suppliers, etc.) to resolve invoice and PO discrepancies – email communication and weekly calls with the local finance team;
  • Maintaining documentation in a manner that facilitates the review and audit of books and records – related to Blackline reporting.

What you need:

  • Degree in Business and Administration, Finance or Accounting preferred;
  • Minimum 2 to 4 years of relevant working experience in Accounting, Accounts payable or within a Shared Service Center;
  • Fluency in English;
  • Familiarity with USGAAP and Sarbanes Oxley Act (SOX) is an advantage;
  • High level of honesty, integrity, commitment and responsibility.

Our offer

  • This role is based in our newly established offices in Amsterdam;
  • 40 working hours/week;
  • Competitive salary + bonus opportunity;
  • 8,5 % holiday allowance;
  • 27 holidays per year on full time basis;
  • NS Business Card/Commuting Allowance;
  • Subsidized lunch;
  • Collective Health insurance available through Stryker with ONVZ;
  • Discount on gym membership and bicycle;
  • Meaningful innovation, growth and opportunities;
  • International working environment (30+ nationalities);
  • Social Committee activities: Holiday party, monthly after work drinks, free fruit, Foosball table, etc.
  • Fortune has named Stryker a World's Best Workplace

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