Finance Manager

Job title : Finance Manager
Location : Tokyo
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Finance & Accounting
Salary : 8,000,000 - 13,000,000
Contact : Hisato Wakaizumi
Call : Hisato
Email : email Hisato
Reference : JOB_007408[489]


-       Manage day to day finance tasks of the local finance function to include Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Cash etc

-       Preparation and review of the month end, quarter end and year end close process of several international entities in line with group reporting procedures

-       Review the accounts and finance functions of the overseas entities

-       Manage operating cash flows and prepare cash forecast, budgeting & forecasting

-       Ensure payroll processed in a timely manner

-       GST returns, Corporate tax planning and compliance, withholding tax, transfer pricing documentation

-       Demonstrate competency in complex accounting issues and ensure compliance to accounting standards, GST regulations and Group internal control procedures, other relevant rules and regulations

-       Assist in system implementation and enhancement, including improve workflows and processes based on best practices and automation

-       Implement Internal Controls to include Expense policy authorisation and Purchasing Policy implementation

-       Work closely with local tax advisors and group auditors

-       Work closely with finance professionals in other regions

-       Assist local leadership on finance related matters

-       Providing mentorship to junior finance member in the group and guide them in the finance leadership track and goal setting process


Technical and job specific requirements

-       Accounting or Business degree (ACCA, CPA, ACA, etc.) or a comparable level achieved through exposure and experience

-       At least 3-5 years relevant working experience at a mid-senior level

-       Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and strong analytical skills to look after complex transactions

-       Experience in transfer pricing and complex intercompany transactions

-       Knowledge of finance, accounting and cost control principles

-       Experience with Microsoft Navision

-       High level of attention to detail and accuracy

-       Ability to think strategically, manage risk, and align future direction with priorities

-       Excellent Japanese and English written and verbal communication skills