Job title : Accountant
Location : Tokyo
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Finance & Accounting
Salary : 5,000,000 - 7,000,000
Contact : Emile Ngene
Email : email Emile
Reference : JOB_006935[312]
This company is an international Manufacturing Group housing a number of household brands you know very well. They are looking for an Accountant who is able to keep up with their rapid pace in growth and support their back office function.

  • General Ledger, Accounts Payable / Receivable, Tax, T&E, Treasury.
  • Assist general accounting, intercompany activities, and financial operations.
  • Ensure procedures and controls maintained to produce reliable, accurate, and timely financial results.
  • Implement Company policies and procedures related to financial activities.
  • Collaborate on the monthly accounting close and reporting process, insuring reports are timely, accurate, and understood.
  • Assist monthly, quarterly, and annual account analysis; creates audit pack reports per compliance.
  • Assure company is in compliance with accounting pronouncements and governmental requirements.
  • Assist designated projects to improve compliance, controls, operations, productivity and profitability.
  • Bachelor’s Degree Required; prefer degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or Business Administration
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of work experience in similar type position
  • Knowledge and work experience based on US GAAP/Japanese GAAP/IFRS
  • Bilingual  (Japanese native, English intermediate) in speaking, reading and writing
  • Book-keeping knowledge and month-end experience preferred
  • Experience and knowledge of SAP or ERP system is preferred
  • Knowledge of accounting terminology and definitions