Cost Accountant

Job title : Cost Accountant
Location : Nagoya
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Finance & Accounting
Salary : 5,000,000-8,000,000
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Reference : JOB_007631[239]

One of the leading American medical suppliers are looking for a cost accountant. The industry is booming and the company aims on growing and becoming the top company in Japan.


Role as a financial controller in the manufacturing plant

  • Manufacturing KPI management / reporting, forecast update
  • Manufacturing budget / forecast and planning of necessary resources (operator recruitment, etc.)
  • Manufacturing cost accounting. To more accurately reflect the manufacturing load
  • Preparation for drafting factory capital investment
  • Providing various support for factory managers regarding factory operation

Role as Cost accountant for all other products

  • Collect cost settings for all purchases except those manufactured at your own factory Periodic renewal and management
  • International fare and tariff analysis on imports, regular renewal of cost elements
  • Analysis and management of transfer prices from overseas affiliates

Role as financial controller of product division

  • Business budget setting and management
  • Organize regular forecast updates
  • Pipeline management of new deals
  • Price review



  • Experience in manufacturing cost accounting
  • Experience in KPI / management accounting reporting, budgeting and forecasting related to manufacturing
  • Experience and ability to communicate and collaborate with others at the manufacturing site
  • Intermediate level data management ability using Excel etc.
  • Native level Japanese and Business level English
  • ERP experience is a plus