Junior Financial Accountant in Amsterdam at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 6/26/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Do you Thrive in a Challenging environment?

In our world class 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?
  • Do you feel thrilled by overcoming challenges?
  • Can you manage multiple priorities at the same time?

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

 Your key Responsibilities 

The Junior Financial Accountant performs responsibilities related to the monthly and quarterly accounting and reporting activities of Stryker Europe. These responsibilities include but are not limited to the following.  Note that responsibilities may be added or removed as deemed necessary based on the needs of the business.

  • Supporting the Accounting and Reporting for your portfolio of countries 
  • Accurate and Complete Financial Accounting and Reporting,
  • Month ends close
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Maintain and perform an effective system of Internal Controls (SOX) 
  • Liaise with internal and external auditors
  • Support statutory financial statement close
  • Support local taxation compliance  

What are we looking for?

  • Minimum Bachelor/HBO in Accounting or equivalent certification
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in an accounting or audit role
  • Shared Service experience is preferred
  • Familiar with US-GAAP, Sarbanes Oxley Act
  • Strong excel skills
  • Experience in ERP systems
  • Communication, be able to effectively interact with all levels within the company
  • Energetic, flexible, collaborative and proactive

Our offer

  • The role is based in our newly established offices in Amsterdam
  • 40 working hours/week
  • Competitive salary with 10% bonus opportunity
  • 8,5 % holiday allowance
  • 27 holidays per year on full-time basis
  • Subsidized lunch
  • Collective Health insurance available through Stryker with OHRA
  • Free Accidental Death & Disability Insurance for all employees
  • Free insurances for long term disability
  • Discount on the gym membership and bicycle
  • Commuting allowance

Do you want to see more benefits? click on the link below!

Who we are and what we believe:

https://careers.stryker.com/en-US/page/about-stryker

A dozen reasons to love us:

https://careers.stryker.com/media/2017/9/c231ebfc-2dcc-4a36-b7db-37d006752367-1505150069255.pdf

Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: None

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