Associate Finance Manager MEA Jobs in Dubai – UAE at Stryker

Title: Associate Finance Manager MEA

Company: Stryker

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Finance, Accounting

About Stryker

Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better.

We offerinnovative 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.comWhy 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 Associate Finance Manager you will be responsible for managing the accounting and reporting activities for MEA (including 16 countries) as well as supporting the business within this region.

Your experience gained from a background in auditing will enable you to identify opportunities for improvement, and you will have a natural drive make things happen.  Working collaboratively with our finance shared service centre, you will foster strong cohesive relationships to ensure smooth and harmonised processes.

This is a hands on finance role, where you be analysing data, running reports and providing critical information for the business to support future growth, working closely with and reporting into the Senior Manager Finance Manager MEA.

Who we want:

Detail-oriented process improvers. Critical thinkers who naturally see opportunities to develop and optimize work processes – finding ways to simplify, standardize and automate

Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data and insights to drive continuous improvement in functions

Self-directed imitators. People who take ownership of their work and need no prompting to drive productivity, change, and outcomes. What you will do:

Own the local accounting and finance processes in close collaboration with the finance shared service centre.

Prepare and present the monthly month end financials, coordinate the budget and all projections with business.

Work closely with the centralised Accounts Receivable team. If needed reach out to customers in Arab language to foster collections.

Ensuring full adherence to US GAAP, Stryker Accounting Policies, local GAAP and Sox requirements

Guide on Accounts Payable (AP) process, review and approve local payments in accordance with Vendor and Compliance policies

Prepare local tax reporting, communicate with tax authorities

Responsible for the planning and execution (collection of data, sample, etc.) of annual independent audits – also internal audits

Handle ad hoc requests from business or corporate teams

What you need:

Experience workingwithin one of the big 4 Audit companies

Demonstrated technical finance experience of working in a similar position within a multinational company

Degree or diploma in Finance and Accounting

Experience withHFM and Power BIJD Edwards experience would be very beneficial

Evidence of continuous process improvement



About Stryker