EMEA Operations Finance Analyst (F/M)

Geneva Permanent

Added 08/09/2021

  • Successful and international team - Business partner to Operations
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders in Operations, Supply Chain, SSC and CoE

About Our Client

FMC is an agricultural sciences company that advances farming through innovative and sustainable crop protection technologies. We are investing significant resources in discovering new active ingredients, developing innovative formulations and biologicals in addition to advancing precision agricultural technologies that support sustainable agriculture around the world.FMC is consolidating its EMEA regional headquarter in Geneva, Switzerland, and the office is planned to open in September 2021.



FMC employs around 6400 people and in EMEA we operate in more than 37 countries. We foster an inclusive environment where diverse background and experiences are keys to our success. Our six Core Values define who we are and how we do business: Customer-Centricity, Sustainability, Respect for People, Safety, Integrity and Agility.

Job Description

You will provide analytical support to EMEA plants to drive improvement in a complex and exciting environment.

  • Specifically support the extensive Toll/WH structure within EMEA reviewing performance but also possible in-sourcing/out-sourcing oppportunities



  • Develop operating budget and own the standard cost setting process, prepare monthly/quarterly forecasting reports for manufacturing costs and variances and improve plants performances,



  • Monitor and report financial performance, understand, explain and present root causes of variances. Work proactively to institutionalize improvements,



  • Collaborate with Procurement team to review and validate raw material purchase prices, secure master data to generate high quality standard cost,



  • Support Operations Finance close activities,



  • Foster strong business partner relationships with Sites management, Supply Chain / Procurement / Engineering as well as with other sub-functions in the Finance organization,



  • Participate in ad-hoc Operations Finance global projects.

The Successful ApplicantWe are looking for a strong analytical mindset with prior experience in FP&A / Product Costing

  • You have a Bachelor's degree in finance/Accounting/Business (MBA or Chartered Accountant/CMA preferred) and 3 to 7 years of experience in finance, ideally in a Manufacturing environment,



  • Experience with financial reporting cycle including annual business planning / budget / recurring forecasting and cost management (standard costing experience preferred),



  • Strong analytics skills and ability to provide in-depth explanation in a synthetic way, capacity to generate insightful outputs,



  • Ability to build effective business relationships, to communicate effectively and desire to take ownership,



  • Strong English, written and oral presentations skills,



  • Proficient in MS Office, including Excel & Power Point, ERP experience required - SAP S4 preferred.



The Successful Applicant

We are looking for a strong analytical mindset with prior experience in FP&A / Product Costing

  • You have a Bachelor's degree in finance/Accounting/Business (MBA or Chartered Accountant/CMA preferred) and 3 to 7 years of experience in finance, ideally in a Manufacturing environment,



  • Experience with financial reporting cycle including annual business planning / budget / recurring forecasting and cost management (standard costing experience preferred),



  • Strong analytics skills and ability to provide in-depth explanation in a synthetic way, capacity to generate insightful outputs,



  • Ability to build effective business relationships, to communicate effectively and desire to take ownership,



  • Strong English, written and oral presentations skills,



  • Proficient in MS Office, including Excel & Power Point, ERP experience required - SAP S4 preferred.

What's on Offer

  • In Geneva you will be working in a new established, modern open floor office environment with a professional, international and collaborative atmosphere.



  • FMC offers competitive compensation and benefit packages.



  • At FMC, we are dedicated to the learning and development to our employees and to providing employees with ample opportunities to contribute and be recognized as innovators, look beyond barriers to provide solutions, to be challenged in what they do and to love doing it.



  • 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.
Contact
Anthony Caffon
Quote job ref
JN-092021-3569247

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Anthony Caffon
Job Reference
JN-092021-3569247

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