Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. We are proud to be named one of the World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting stryker.com
Who we want
Effective communicators. People who can interpret information clearly and accurately to concisely communicate results and recommendations to stakeholders, senior management, and their teams.
Accuracy-oriented team leaders. Providing direct oversight of processes and results, managers who ensure accurate and timely completion of projections, forecasts or reporting.
Network builders. Managers who build connections with other teams and divisions and coordinate cross-functional collaboration.
Insightful advisors. Managers who lead strategy development and provide guidance to teams
Goal-oriented orchestrators. People who can effectively coordinate and focus the work of skilled employees toward an important goal, prioritizing to the right activities that lead to success.
Metrics-oriented managers. People who are always tracking important business metrics to ensure projects meet expectations and budget.
What you will do
The mission of the FP&A Manager is to provide financial support required to enable informed decisions, manage risks and opportunities and achieve business objectives. Through the administration and governance of regional financial projections and annual budgeting. The incumbent also takes ownership of the accuracy, reliability and relevance of the financial statements and must be able to articulate the root causes and significant drivers of changes in financial performance.
Collaboration and Business Interactions
Build and develop strong relationships with Country business and franchise leaders
Support Finance Head as a financial partner for the Medsurg regional business leaders, supporting the development and evaluation of new business opportunities in a given country and providing guidance and insight into significant business transactions including but not limited to pricing, tenders, discounts, large deals, to ensure business objectives are achieved.
Business Planning & Analysis
Provide analysis and insights into variances between actual and expected financial results
Provide input on and validate operational plans, budget and projections to ensure they are in line with local business conditions and the Franchise's set objectives and strategy
Work with various functions such as Legal, Tax, Customer Care, Operations, and the country Finance team to identify market specific issues and requirements that may affect business performance, and to timely address those issues
Support an active management of the P&L to maximize results and drive local operating income performance
Work with the business to execute strategies to maintain adequate expenditure and investment controls for the country. Partner with country finance team on cost control and other efficiency improvement initiatives
Financial Accounting and Reporting
Ensure timely and accurate completion of all financial reporting
Establish and maintain solid working relationships with the Accounting & Reporting team in the countries to ensure quality of the accounting records and overall accuracy of the P&L and Balance Sheet of the respective Country
Work with country Finance teams to provide input to and validate assumptions that are used to establish reserves and accruals
Ensure any adjustments for revenue recognition, rebates and other credit and debit adjustments are properly accounted for and in the correct period
Responsible for the management of the Helios and Apollo forecasting and reporting processes
Consolidation of financial statements for the Country
Preparation of comments and highlights to the BLT on monthly and quarterly results
Responsible of the monthly closing process including quarter and year end packages
Review country P&L and Balance Sheet statements to identify and correct errors or omissions
Team Engagement & Development
Management of a team in charge of business support and financial planning and analysis. Develop individuals to become future finance leaders of the organization
Provide leadership and direction to the FP&A team, leading by example
Make self-available as coach / mentor in assisting direct reports to develop in their positions
Establish and clearly communicate performance objectives and development plans
Maintain regular communications on performance
Identify high potentials and provide them with opportunities to grow and develop to their next roles
Take necessary steps to address issues that may impact performance
What you will need
Bachelor's degree in Economy, Business Administration, Accounting or related areas.
Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.
Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better.
At Stryker, quality is first in everything we do. We are driven to make healthcare better for our customers by
providing innovative products and services that meet regulatory requirements through our effective quality system.
The Company was founded in 1941 by Dr. Homer Stryker and incorporated in 1946 as the Orthopedic Frame Company. In 1964, the Company’s name was changed to Stryker Corporation.
• $13.6 billion in annual sales in 2018; annual revenue has grown for 39 straight years
• 17.1% CAGR (compound annual growth rate) in sales over 39 years
• ~36,000 employees globally in 2018
• 43 manufacturing and research & development locat...ions worldwide
• Included in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index
• Ranked # 233 on Fortune Magazine’s “FORTUNE 500” list for 2019
• Ranked # 3 on Fortune Magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list for the “Medical Equipment” industry for 2019
• Ranked # 11 on Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list (U.S.) for 2019
• Spent $862 million on R&D in 2018
• 7,784 patents owned globally in 2018
• Initial public offering of stock was in 1979
• Listed on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker SYK