Director of Accounting

Job title : Director of Accounting
Location : Tokyo
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Finance & Accounting
Salary : 8,000,000 - 10,000,000
Contact : William Cruz
Call : William
Email : email William
Reference : JOB_007389[540]

The perfect opportunity for an accounting and finance professional looking to step up to a managerial position and collaborate with the country manager to lead the Japan operations of this transport and logistics company.

This opportunity offers a work from home system.

If you have:

- A can do attitude

- Talkative

- Speak up without fear


This is a great management position for you!


  • Manage the company bank accounts with priority on daily basis
  • Handle accounts payable and receivable daily to keep SAP on par with bank
  • Communicate regularly with head office accounting team and share statements
  • Prepare data and figures for the month-/year end processes
  • Work closely with head office accounting during closing periods
  • Carefully monitor and forecast the company cash flow and escalate any concerns
  • Check and process employee expenses based on company guidelines
  • Handle and control petty cash transactions within the country
  • Monitor and analyze accounting data and produce financial reports or statements
  • Establish and enforce proper accounting methods, policies and principles
  • Provide recommendations
  • Improve system procedures and initiate corrective actions
  • Coordinate and complete annual audits
  • Establish and maintain fiscal files and records to document transactions
  • Participate in monthly meetings to exchange news and share issues
  • Ensure compliance with local government and head office regulations
  • Participate in internal and external trainings, events and tasks where required
  • Foster company image and support continuous improvement actions


  • 5+ years in accounting and finance
  • Business level English and Japanese
  • High attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to direct and supervise