Job title : Controller
Location : Tokyo
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Finance & Accounting
Contact : Jonathan Cant
Email : email Jonathan
Reference : JOB_007296[25]

Our client is a global life sciences company with multiple group entities across Japan. They are seeking a controller to oversee the consolidation of all reporting processes and to ensure that the whole organization is compliant with IFRS/JGAAP.


  • Ensure all financial reporting complies with statutory law and financial regulations
  • Lead the review of all financial statements to ensure compliance with IFRS/JGAAP
  • Examine all financial reports and data closely to check for discrepancies and incompliance
  • Suggest process improvements for accounting processes, systems and internal controls
  • Coordinate audit processes between Auditors/Controllers; Follow-up and close any audit findings & issues
  • Oversee accounting operations and ensure compliance with local regulations and company’s standard


  • Auditing experience: 3-5 years in Public Accounting
  • Strong understanding of IFRS/JGAAP financial reporting with sound knowledge of accounting fundamentals
  • Integrity, reliability and compliance oriented
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills both in English and Japanese