Sr Financial Analyst, Global Procurement

Department:  Finance
Date:  May 5, 2022

 

FMC Corporation is a global agricultural sciences company dedicated to helping growers produce food, feed, fiber and fuel for an expanding world population while adapting to a changing environment. FMC's innovative crop protection solutions – including biologicals, crop nutrition, digital and precision agriculture – enable growers, crop advisers and turf and pest management professionals to address their toughest challenges economically while protecting the environment. With approximately 6,400 employees at more than 100 sites worldwide, FMC is committed to discovering new herbicide, insecticide and fungicide active ingredients, product formulations and pioneering technologies that are consistently better for the planet.

 

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.  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.  Visit FMC to learn more and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter

 

The Senior Financial Analyst will support the Finance Manager of Global Procurement and will closely liaison with key members of the Global Procurement and Operations teams, Manufacturing Finance team, Corporate Accounting, and other stakeholders.

 

Responsibilities

  • Prepare the annual budget and monthly forecast of stakeholder cost centers while being continuously connected to cost center owners to understand changes in business operations.
  • Prepare the annual budget and monthly forecast of raw materials for the global organization while applying analytical knowledge of business and market conditions to challenge the appropriateness of pricing submissions.
  • Leverage information available through SAP, monthly forecasting, and other reporting platforms to provide real-time analytical and decision-making support to the procurement and operations teams
  • Provide problem-solving support to stakeholders in areas such as invoice processing, monthly accruals, budgetary decisions, etc.
  • Interact routinely with the other finance-specific functions of the organization to ensure procurement-related initiatives are properly incorporated into business planning and financial results
  • Compile, analyze, and report meaningful financial data from multiple global sources
  • Develop and maintain standard operating procedures for processes performed on a routine basis.
  • Support effective continuous improvement initiatives within the function and throughout the organization with the ongoing implementation of SAP S/4HANA.

 

Required Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting

 

Qualifications

  • 3 to 5 years of relevant work experience within Finance, Accounting, or related disciplines
  • SAP experience strongly preferred
  • Candidate needs to work well in a team environment
  • Advanced computer skills, especially proficient in Excel
  • Strong data analysis capabilities
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Able to handle varying and dynamic workloads while maintaining project prioritization
  • High level of organization and detail-oriented
  • Conscious to ask questions to understand key concepts
  • Should be flexible and adaptable to changing environments
  • Flexibility to working extended hours during peak reporting periods
  • Ability to travel both domestic and/or international up to 10%
  • Unquestioned integrity and values that the organization can trust without reservation

 

Full vaccination against COVID-19 is a condition of employment. Full vaccination means that two weeks have passed since the second dose of a two-dose vaccine (i.e., Pfizer or Moderna) or two weeks after a single dose of a one-dose vaccine (i.e., Johnson & Johnson/Janssen). All applicants will be required to show proof of their vaccination status upon receipt of an offer of employment. Exemptions will be granted only to those applicants who are unable to take the vaccine due to medical reasons or a sincerely held religious belief.   FMC will work with those who apply for and are granted exemptions in an effort to identify reasonable accommodations which will permit those individuals to fulfill the responsibilities of their positions.

 

At FMC, diversity and inclusion are in our DNA. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to creating an inclusive workplace where all employees can thrive – regardless of race, gender, sex, pregnancy, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, color, age, religion or religious creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law. FMC also supports employee participation in company employee resource groups that celebrate the diverse backgrounds of our workforce by providing communities for employees to connect with each other and raise awareness throughout FMC. FMC complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, please contact our Talent Acquisition department