Senior Finance Manager

 •  Stryker Kalamazoo, MI

8 - 10 years experience  •  Medical Equipment

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/30/17
Kalamazoo, MI
8 - 10 years experience
Medical Equipment
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/30/17


Job Description

Looking for a challenge? Interested in building a strong foundation for a great Finance career at Stryker? FP&A is looking for a Senior Manager that will showcase your talents through the successful implementation of a global ERP system. Top tier candidates will collaborate with a dynamic interdisciplinary team that provides a unique opportunity to prove yourself by appropriately and constructively challenging budgets, projections, and ensuring the integrity of project financial statements. Are you ready for the challenge?

This position is responsible for ensuring the integrity and accuracy of project financial statements and for ensuring that the project meets financial targets. In particular, this position will be responsible for maintaining processes and procedures to ensure compliance with Corporate and US GAAP policies; monitoring income and expenses and asset utilization activities; developing and overseeing budgets and projections; coordinating with the project team to make decisions that have financial impacts on the business and supervising financial reporting requirements.This role will partner with his/her Director to ensure that the strategy is implemented and executed as to the intent of the Director.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Indirectly lead project Financial Analyst and related project financial activities
  • Coordinate with FP&A team
  • Provide financial partnership to the project team to ensure results consistent with budget and projections, challenge spending to reduce total costs, and provide visibility to spending and key metrics to drive performance improvements and standardization.
  • Ensure financial transactions and financial statements are properly documented and in compliance with applicable accounting guidelines
  • Lead communication of financial results to project team and senior management team
  • Oversee development of budgets and projections for the project in coordination with project and FP&A teams
  • Ensure the accurate and timely delivery of financial results with clear and concise commentary regarding variance to expectations
  • Enforce cost control/ownership by reviewing results with function cost center owners
  • With guidance from his/her director, drive FP&A approach and strategic direction
  • Other duties as assigned by his/her director

Job Requirements

Education & Special Trainings:

Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance is required (MBA preferred)

Technical accounting and internal controls expertise, preferably public accounting experience

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Demonstrated strategic thinking and leadership experience with an emphasis on relationship management with all levels within an organization of comparable size and structure
  • Demonstrated experience leading multi-discipline, high-performance work teams/groups and managing resources to meet organizational goals across multiple projects
  • Superior oral, written, presentation and interpersonal communication skills; ability to effectively exercise tact, discretion, judgment and diplomacy when interacting and/ or negotiating withinternal and external customers, and senior management, and ability to communicate with others in antagonistic situations using appropriate interpersonal styles and methods to reduce tension or conflict and maintain professionalism in accordance with corporate standards
  • 8+ years progressive accounting and/or finance experience
  • years previous management/leadership experience or experience influencing / indirect leadership
  • Familiarity with Hyperion preferred
  • Thorough knowledge of US GAAP, SOX compliance, and financial modeling

Physical & Mental Requirements:

  • Ability to communicate, in English, in-person or remotely
  • Ability to read written communication (English)


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