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Senior Financial Analyst Job

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Job ID:

5991

Location:

San Jose 

Category:

Finance
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Job Views:

1243

Posted:

12.17.2014
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Job Description:

This newly created Senior Financial Analyst role will be a key player in implementing the consolidated reporting of five re-formed business units. This role requires someone who will partner with Business Unit leaders and finance team members to develop ways to improve the company’s financial reporting and forecasting abilities, while also maintaining the general ledger. If you are ambitious and analytical, dedicated to quality, and enjoy coming to work with great people in a performance driven environment, take the opportunity to explore this high impact role.

· Assists in the month-end close process, including but not limited to preparation of journal entries, consolidation of financial statements, and detailed analysis of general ledger accounts.
· Creates, maintains, and maps general ledger accounts to improve the company’s financial reporting abilities. Ensures that all activity is properly recorded in the general ledger.
· Interfaces with management to develop recommendations regarding business planning, operating forecasts, and financial plans.
· Prepares ROI analysis on projects and capital purchases.
· Analyzes the company’s expenses against budgeted and historical activity. Assists in the preparation of annual operating budgets and monthly forecasts.
· Records, develops, and tests internal controls to ensure the company’s proper compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley 404 regulations.
· Reconciles balance sheet accounts on a monthly basis to ensure accurate reporting and sound financial controls.
· Develops, prepares, analyzes, and distributes financial reports upon request.
· Reviews accounts payable invoices to ensure proper coding of expenses.
· Assists with the development and implementation of accounting policies and procedures.
· Researches and reports on industry benchmarks; analyzes and compares the company’s results to best practices.
· Assists with related special projects as needed.

Job Requirements:


- Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) or equivalent.
- 2+ years related experience.
- Commitment to excellence and high standards.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills.
- Ability to work with all levels of management.
- Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills.
- Ability to manage priorities and workflow.
- Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.
- Acute attention to detail.
- Demonstrated ability to plan and organize projects.
- Ability to work independently and as a member of various teams and committees.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word or equivalent. Hyperion Enterprise experience a plus
Company Info
Stryker

United States

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Web Site: www.stryker.com

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