Accounts Payable Lead Analyst (Center of Excellence team)
Internal Number: R456677
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 the #5 World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting stryker.com
Why finance at Stryker?
Are you looking for a profitable and growing company with a great culture and reputation?Stryker is the only company with 40 consecutive years of sales growth and was recently named the #5 Best Workplace in the WORLD by Fortune! Here, you will have many opportunities to learn and grow as we offer development opportunities unique for each employees needs including training, certifications, mentorship, leadership programs, tuition reimbursement, one-on-one coaching and more!
As the Accounts Payable Lead Analyst (Center of Excellence), your mission is to assist in the workflow, research, reporting and clearing of invoices and variances: including daily and month-end clearing and balancing for the appointed locations/entities. You provide support and interact with various departments, buyers, suppliers and stakeholders.
Your main responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Complete "Goods Received not Invoiced" (GRNI) on a regular basis and lead action to resolve missing or incorrect GRs
Responsible for AP subledger, resolution of aged items, vendor reconciliations & monthly Blackline reconciliations
Maintains documentation to support account balances in a manner that facilitates the efficient review and audit of books and records - related to Blackline reporting
Represent P2P during Internal and External Audit, gather all requested documentation for the tested sample, participate in the walkthrough meetings and support with audit related queries
Quarterly SOX Control GRNI - performed in an accurate and timely manner
Handle internal and external escalations (vendors & stakeholders), and maintain a high rate of customer satisfaction
Liaise with relevant parties (buyers, suppliers, etc.) to resolve critical invoice and PO discrepancies - email communication and weekly calls with the local finance team
Work closely with the team and other departments to resolve issues and to identify and correct root causes of errors
Analysing and clearing GL accounts, where AP has impact (example prepayments)
Follow-up on their integration of new joiners, being the first point of support and provide feedback to the COE Senior Supervisor
Point of advice for your Senior Supervisor about process improvements, and how to monitor the workload
Lead regular calls with Business to drive actions and follow up on open items
Education & Experience:
Fluency in English is mandatory
Minimum 3 years of relevant working experience in Accounts Payable or Accounting
Degree in Finance, Accounting or related field
Professional certification in accounting (CPA or equivalent) preferred
Experience in a multinational or shared service center is a plus
Energetic, team-oriented and proactive
High level of honesty, commitment and responsibility
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