Flex Financial is Stryker's financial services business, providing customers with creative ways to acquire Stryker equipment. This role will have responsibilities in the areas of marketing communications, brand management, and event planning.
Who we want
Hard-working winners. Confident, competitive and results-oriented professionals who create a track record of success.
Dedicated achievers. People who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
Effective communicators. People who can interpret information clearly and accurately to concisely communicate results and recommendations to stakeholders.
Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, information, use cases, and industry analyses to develop best practices.
What you will do
Plan and execute events to support the business and engage employees
Create memorable, tailored experiences that drive the Flex brand and culture
Manage vendors & venues and remain under budget
Understand Flex Financial's portfolio and go-to-market strategy to develop supporting communications
Understand key competitors' positioning, strengths and weaknesses to develop differentiated messages
Understand customer groups, including why they use Flex Financial, to develop compelling messages
Support in the construction of the marketing plan with specific analysis and collaborate in the execution of key strategic initiatives
Create, support and execute tools and other marketing collateral pieces to help support sales efforts
Develop and execute internal and external communications that drive the strategic plan for Flex Financial
Demonstrate fresh and compelling ideas
Understand the principles of design, layout and color theory and use them to develop creative concepts
Be a subject matter expert on Stryker's brand identity and guidelines and implement them in all deliverables
Identify and understand the major responsibilities of the internal communications function
Track and report results/KPIs to leadership and sales
What you need
Bachelor's degree required
2+ years of work experience required
2+ years medical device or marketing experience preferred
Excellent presentation and interpersonal communications skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to manage multiple projects while delivering on established timelines
Ability to be persuasive in the absence of organizational authority
Must be able to understand and work within complex interdivisional procedures and policies
Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word & PowerPoint)
What We Offer
A winning team driven to achieve our mission and deliver remarkable results
Quality products that improve the lives of customers and patients
Ability to discover your strengths, follow your passion and own your own career
*This job may be performed remotely from anywhere in the United States, except that this job may not be filled or performed in Colorado.*
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