Accountant (12-month Contract)

Department:  Finance
Date:  May 12, 2022

This is an exciting opportunity for an Accountant (12-month contract) to join a leading agricultural sciences company.


About Us

FMC is an agricultural sciences company that advances farming through innovative and sustainable crop protection technologies. From our industry leading discovery pipeline, to unique application systems, to modern biological products, we are passionate about bringing new solutions to farmers around the world. For more than 130 years, FMC has been rooted in agriculture and innovation.


FMC is a globally diverse organization that offers its employees exciting opportunities to work on challenging projects that are important to the achievement of our strategic objectives. Your education and professional experience are valued and brought into use from day one. Your success at completing key initiatives can result in a varied, progressive and fulfilling career with FMC.


Our six Core Values define who we are and how we do business: Integrity, Safety, Sustainability, Respect for People, Agility and Customer Centricity. Collectively, these values guide us as individuals and as a team of 6,500 people around the world.


With a corporate culture of innovation, integrity, responsibility and customer intimacy, we foster “The Right Chemistry” in everything we do. We are looking for people to join us in creating, developing, and improving our products, our processes, and our markets. If you are ready to make a difference every day, FMC is ready to talk to you.


Job Summary

This position is responsible for Singapore Principal Operating Company project management, accounting, and tax matters. This role also works with various stakeholders, and partner with shared service centers to ensure smooth accounting process and compliance with internal controls and reporting standards.


How You Will Help Us Succeed


  • Responsible for the various finance projects implementation and reporting
  • Responsible for various types of system testing and improvement projects as necessary
  • Work closely with the Shared Service Centers especially AP and T&E team to ensure proper recording of GST, Accounts Payables and T&E
  • Support preparation of month end closing entries
  • Assist in the external statutory financial audits including preparation of audit schedules
  • Support preparation of Treasury reports and government surveys
  • Support legal entity accounting and tax compliance as needed
  • Review and highlight potential problem areas and issues and ensure that guidance sought for resolutions and executions.
  • Monitor and ensure financial controls and compliance, including adherence to local finance policies, US GAAP and local GAAP


Roles and responsibilities shall be subject to changes/expansion along with the business demand changes



What You Will Bring to Us


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy, Finance, or related discipline
  • Minimum 3 to 5 years of Accounting, Project Management and Tax experiences
  • Strong business acumen, analysis, judgment and problem-solving skills
  • Good knowledge of US GAAP, IFRS and local GAAP
  • Good knowledge of policies and processes, and familiarity with SOX compliance rules and internal controls
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, SAP, BW and Concur
  • Multitasking, meticulous, committed and self-driven


What We Offer

  • Exciting opportunities to learn and grow within a dynamic, results-focused and growth-oriented international business where your education and professional experience are valued and put to use from day one
  • A diverse and inclusive work environment where you can bring your whole self to work
  • Competitive salary and benefits package


See Yourself in FMC, Be Yourself in FMC: We strive to be an inclusive workplace where our employees reflect the community, are valued, find purpose in their work, and grow and contribute to their fullest potential. FMC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.