Financial Analyst in Portage, MI at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 7/31/2018

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    Portage, MI
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Job Description

The Financial Analyst supports Business Unit Finance with providing its stakeholders timely and relevant financial information and decision support including planning and analysis related to the ongoing results of the business, cost/expense analyses, and monthly/quarterly/ad hoc financial reporting. The incumbent will also assist management with ensuring accurate books and records are maintained at all times by preparing necessary journal entries, account reconciliations and audit reports as well as contribute to general and financial accounting projects.

  • Prepare and assist in preparation of journal entries and balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Prepare and assist in preparation and consolidation of monthly Financial Statements and projections, including flash reporting, P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow
  • Prepare intercompany billings and record related transactions according to corporate policy
  • Maintain accurate, complete and well-documented financial records and positions while ensuring compliance with Stryker general accounting policies and USGAAP
  • Prepare month-end, quarter-end and year-end schedules
  • Support the internal and external audit process through preparation of audit documentation and responding to inquiries
  • Provide the Business Unit with financial and business support through the review of business expenditures and analysis of new business opportunities
  • Interpret reports and records for others, including management
  • May conduct periodic and/or special studies/analysis
  • Complete projects, duties, and ad-hoc analysis as requested

Minimum Qualifications:

  • B.B.A. or B.S. in business with an emphasis in accounting or related curriculum 
  • 0-2 years accounting or related experience
  • General accounting knowledge
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, primarily Excel
  • Highly analytical problem solver with the ability to take ownership of projects and tasks and deliver high quality results
  • Strong written and verbal communicator with the ability to work effectively as a team player
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple tasks, financial project management, and prioritize workload
  • Strong attention to detail, delivering a high level of accuracy and reliability
  • High degree of customer service orientation
  • Knowledge of J.D. Edwards (general ledger), SAP, and/or SQL is a plus

Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: Up to 25%

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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