Sr. Financial Analyst - 29658BR - EN in Kalamazoo, MI at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 4/16/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Kalamazoo, MI
  • Job Type:
    Finance
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/16/2018
  • Job ID:
    29658BR

Job Description

Position Summary:

The Financial Analyst will support the Finance Manager, Global IS and Lead Financial Analyst, Corporate
Center in organizational reporting including non-standard management reports, operational analysis, statistical studies, and month end close procedures.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Perform financial analysis and provide key financial information and analysis in support of executive management decision making and strategy.
  • Participate in planning and forecasting processes working closely with the business partners for Global IS and Corporate Center organizations.
  • Analyze and communicate monthly results, leveraging core Stryker reports where possible. Monitor corporate and other cost allocations.
  • Review output from the shared service accounting function (e.g., general ledger, fixed asset ledger, pre-payments, journals and balance sheet) for accuracy and compliance with GAAP and
    regulatory reporting.
  • Support deployment of Hyperion products to standardize financial planning and reporting.
  • Provide modeling and analysis for initiatives (e.g., vendor contracts, cost efficiency plays, investments for
    growth).
  • Work collaboratively with corporate and division/group finance teams to drive continuous improvement in finance functions.
  • Support ad hoc analysis as needed

Job Requirements

Education & Special Training:

BBA in Accounting or Finance; CPA/CMA desirable.
3-5 years Finance/Accounting experience required. Focus on FP&A desirable.

Qualifications & Experience:
  • Proficient in MS Excel and PowerPoint, Hyperion experience preferred.
  • Financial Acumen – Demonstrates a strong understanding of financial concepts for the medical device industry, including reporting requirements under statutory and GAAP accounting.
  • Business Acumen – Able to understand the business and apply financial information to help lead the broader business towards continuous improvement.
  • Process Improvement – Able to develop and document work processes. Able to drive harmonization of processes and pursue continuous improvement.
  • Analytical Skills – Able to develop, analyze and effectively interpret financial information, including the effects of business initiatives, regulation and industry trends.
  • Communications – Sends, receives and interprets information clearly, accurately, thoroughly and effectively. Able to distill complex financial information to non-financial professionals in a way that is not condescending.
  • Prepares materials appropriate to the audience in Excel, PowerPoint or other formats.
  • Teamwork – Able to work collaboratively with colleagues, customers and stakeholders at various levels.
  • Builds strong relationships with key players.
  • Takes a proactive approach to meeting customer needs.
  • Able to work across a matrix organization, business cultures and geographies.

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