Simon Jelfs.

Phone: 080 3021 1070
Position Director, Finance &Accounting
LinkedIn Simon Jelfs

Simon is from the UK and has 16 years accounting and finance recruitment experience in Tokyo.  He heads up the Permanent Accounting and Finance recruitment team at Focus Core which focuses on providing bilingual accounting and finance professionals to our client companies in Japan.


Latest Jobs from Simon

    FocusCore JP
  • Cost Accountant


    Major global manufacturing company is seeking a Cost Accounting professional to join their plant finance team. Reporting directly to the Plant Controller you will be based in the plant in Tsukuba. You will learn about kaizen processes and have fir...

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  • Senior Finance Manager


    Central Tokyo office of major US FMCG firm is looking for a Head of Finance to join their team. The role reports directly to the APAC Head of Finance and manages a team of 3 staff. There are 20 staff in total in the Japan business. Responsibilitie...

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  • Client Onboarding


    Exclusive private bank is looking for a Client Onboarding professional to join their team. This role is based in central Tokyo and is key to the growth of the business. Responsibilities Account opening and closure for the client Maintain client in...

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  • Director, Tax Strategy

    15000000 - 25000000

    Objective To develop & direct the Tax function. This position is responsible for developing & directing the following activities: lead response to tax examinations; manage tax compliance outsourcing arrangement; oversight of local accounting for c...

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  • Plant Controller

    11000000 - 13000000

    Position Title : Plant Controller Position Summary: The Plant Controller provides strategic and financial decision support. The Controller is a key business partner to the Plant Manager, and other personnel in the Plant. The Controller’s prioritie...

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