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 one of the World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting stryker.com
The Senior Analyst, MDM is responsible for managing workflows involving master data creation/updates, process improvement and maintenance within the relevant ERP system. A high level of accuracy and attention to detail is required.
Essential duties & responsibilities:
In this role you are responsible for ensuring the accuracy/integrity of data in the JDE ERP
In this Master Data Team you will be part of a global network managing data across a number of regions of distributors and manufacturers ensuring alignment of needs and providing data that can be relied upon for transacting and reporting.
You will become an expert of the structure of JDE and Stryker's transactional processes and data storage and will help develop, maintain and conduct guidelines for Master Data processes and train other teams when required around data functions to ensure they are accurately maintained.
In this role you will use your data knowledge to pull reporting to monitor the integrity of the system and provide reporting where standard reports cannot meet business needs.
Provide advanced thought processes of the flow of information and how it ties back to the divisional software applications.
Understand and answer complex questions related to data structures and governance while maintaining positive stakeholder experiences
Analyze, research, and resolve complex data matching issues of a broad scope using independent judgment
Collaborate with divisional functional teams, both locally and globally, to ensure project(s) success to meet short and long term goals and needs.
Must be able to observe, manage and correct master data inconsistencies within multiple ERP systems
Ability to research and offer resolution to processing issues that demonstrate competence in system navigation and processes in order to assist in testing new processes
A subject matter expert that may act as an interdivisional resource for a project or assisting in the project completion.
Support stakeholder SLA's and work to provide KPI's
Education & special trainings:
Tertiary qualifications preferred in Accounting, Finance, Business, IS or logistics/inventory management
Fluent spoken and written English and Portuguese. Any other language is a plus
Must have excellent verbal and written interpersonal communications skills
Excellent analytical aptitude with a proven ability to analyse/interpret data
Exceptional skills in applicable Microsoft software programs in particular excel
Business Intelligence tools preferred (Microsoft reporting, PowerBI)
Major ERP systems experience (SAP or MDG, Oracle, JD Edwards)
Must be able to organize with the ability to prioritize work and keep accurate and detailed records
Must have excellent time management skills with the ability to use independent judgment effectively
Must be able to understand and work within complex interdivisional procedures and policies
SQL query writing skills
Understanding of quality management systems
Business process improvement capability and ability to contribute to and implement systematic improvement and quality results
Demonstrated creative thinking skills with emphasis on developing solutions to complex problems that may not have one clear answer
Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience required maintaining master data records or finance, supply chain/logistics or other operations experience with a leaning to data maintenance.
Physical & mental requirements:
Ability to work well with cross-functional teams and multi-task
Excellent communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills
Attention to detail and ability to communicate complicated issues effectively
Demonstrated ability to perform consistently under varying business pressure as well as ability to adapt to a quickly changing environment
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