Senior Financial Analyst, Consolidations in San Jose, CA at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 1/28/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Senior Analyst, Consolidations, plays a key role in the Division-wide consolidation processes for month-end close, budget and quarterly projections, and the Division-wide strategic planning process.  This person is the key point of contact with Stryker MSNT Group Finance for financial reporting, budget, and projections. This person also will play a key role in developing a service-based business model for the Communications Business Unit.


Who we want

  • Hard-working winners. Confident, competitive and results-oriented finance professionals who create a track record of success.
  • Dedicated achievers. People who thrive when working within high performance teams. Dynamic relationship skills enabling them to secure buy-in, cooperation, and loyalty.
  • Organized self-starters. Finance professionals who work well individually as well as within a team. Ensuring that the control basics are flawlessly and timely executed, maximizing time to focus on additional value add initiatives.
  • Mission-driven finance professionals. Dedicated professionals to the purpose of supporting our organization that changes people’s lives and makes healthcare better.
  • Relationship-builders. People who create genuine, trusting relationships with internal team members, business partners, and leadership.
  • Business Professionals. People who want to understand not just finance, but also how business works.

You have these qualities

  • Commitment to excellence and high standards.
  • Proactively manage priorities and workflow.
  • Ability to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.
  • Ability to work effectively with and influence different organizational levels.
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of various teams and committees.
  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills.
  • Good judgment with the ability to make timely and sound decisions.


What you need

  • 2 - 4 years related experience or equivalent. Knowledge of financial accounting practices and procedures.
  • B.A. or B.S. in business or related curriculum.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills.
  • Proficient on Microsoft applications especially Access and Excel.


What you will do

  • Helps lead the Division-wide financial consolidation process for month-end close, annual budget, and quarterly projections.  Assists with the development and tracking of annual budgets.
  • Ensures financial close functions, including consolidations, reporting, monthly projections, and annual budgets are performed accurately and timely.
  • Interacts with senior management to ensure effective communication of financial results, budgets, analyses, and projections.
  • Provides key performance metrics and analysis of key business issues to senior management.
  • Is a key point of contact for Stryker MSNT Group Finance.  Coordinates month-end close, budget, and projection submissions with MSNT Group Finance. 
  • Oversees consolidation and submission of Division financial statements and partners with Business Unit and Shared Service finance leads and accounting management with regards to budgeting, projections and variance analysis.
  • Identifies and implements process improvements and controls that enhance efficiency of processes and financial integrity of results. 
  • Assists senior management with development and implementation of consolidation and budget procedures; ensures all established policies and procedures are followed by employees.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of all operating systems pertaining to the work area.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Some travel required

What We Offer

  • A culture driven to achieve our mission and deliver remarkable results
  • Coworkers committed to collaboration and winning the right way
  • Quality products that improve the lives of our customers and patients
  • Ability to discover your strengths, follow your passion and own your own career

Work From Home: Not available

Travel Percentage: 10%

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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