Location : Tokyo
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Finance & Accounting
Salary : 10,000,000 - 13,000,000
Contact : Jonathan Cant
Email : email Jonathan
Reference : JOB_007696[273]


Our client is a life sciences company which provides services to a number of companies. In line with their extensive plans for growth, the company has almost 1000 employees in Japan.

They are looking for an accounting manager to build and lead a team covering all accounting functions for the whole business. 


  • Manage a team of accounting, tax and audit staff to build and maintain accurate financial models
  • Lead the team through all reporting and closing tasks
  • Manage upcoming ERP implementation project
  • Responsible for coordinating internal and external audit processes

Required Skills

  • Leadership and business partnering skills
  • Native level Japanese with Business level English
  • Knowledge of JGAAP and IFRS
  • Leadership/abilities as a trainer

Preferred Experience

  • 6 years+ experience working at a global company
  • Experience at an accounting firm is desirable

Work Life Balance

  • Core time with flex hours
  • WFH option available after probationary period