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2014 Summer - Finance/Accounting Internship - New Jersey Job

Stryker

Date: Apr 6, 2014

Location: San Jose, CA, US

Requisition ID:25792BR-US
Job Title:2014 Summer - Finance/Accounting Internship - New Jersey
Division:Corporate
Business Function:Finance / Accounting
Country:United States
State:CA
City:San Jose
In Country Relocation Provided:No
Job Description:Check out our intern blog: http://strykerinterns.wordpress.com

Stryker, a global leader in medical technology takes great pride in their people, and that’s why we’re looking to expand our talent. As a result, we are looking for the best and brightest students to strengthen our team and drive our business going forward. As a Finance/Accounting intern at Stryker, you will:

• Impact the development and manufacturing of cutting edge products
• Gain experience within a fast paced and growing industry
• Be part of one of Fortune Magazine’s Top 100 companies to work for
• Implement new ideas, be constantly challenged, and develop your skills

Stryker has enjoyed a 30 plus year record of earnings growth which has allowed us to invest in resources and innovation opportunities, employee rewards, community and charitable causes. This kind of organizational growth has created significant career development pathways and leadership development opportunities. We are particularly proud that Stryker has received the Gallup Global Workplace Award, recognizing us as one of the most highly engaged and productive companies in the world, and just recently Stryker was added to FORTUNE Magazine’s 2012 list of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” in the United States.

Finance/Accounting intern will do the following:
• Maintain the company’s cost accounting system; make recommendations for improvement as needed
• Provide cost estimation for new and existing products and participates in cost reduction initiatives
• Prepare and analyzes specific accounting statements and reports to assist in the preparation of financial statements, and other internal and external reports as required
• Coordinate with other departments to achieve cost planning targets
• Assist in development and transmissions of operating plan and strategic plan
• Analyzes monthly operating performane and profit projections for reporting and developing action items
• Develop overhead and labor standards
• Participate in monthly and yearly closing processes including journal entry preparation
• Assist with the development and maintenance of annual budgets

Qualifications:
• Currently working on completion of Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent
• 3.0 GPA or above
• Must be permanent resident of the U.S. or U.S. citizen
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions
• Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills; able to manage priorities and workflow
• Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm
• Ability to exercise independent judgment
• Proficient on basic computer programs: Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint
• Proven leadership and business acumen skills
• Proven ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines
• Strong interpersonal skills


Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto
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