FP&A DIRECTOR

Job title : FP&A DIRECTOR
Location : Shibuya
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Finance & Accounting
Salary : 13,000,000 - 20,000,000
Contact : Hisato Wakaizumi
Call : Hisato
Email : email Hisato
Reference : JOB_007636[987]

A European medical devices company with 200 employees in Japan is searching for an FP&A Director to manage the company's P&L here. This newly-created position will manage an FP&A Manager and report to the Japan Head of Finance. This business allows employees to work from home 4 days per week.

 

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION

  • In accordance with the Company’s policy, totally responsible for managing business finance.
  • In addition, participate in the management team and support company strategies to grow the business.
  • Responsible for providing local management and Region/HQ with financial planning, control, financial result analysis, and business forecast.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

Planning and budgeting

  • In accordance with business plan, responsible for create budget plan including cost 
  • Conduct top & bottom line analysis periodically, and identify the risk and/or gap against budget, if any.
  • Prepare financial review materials for senior managements which include exact data and detailed analysis with logical insights.

Business finance

  • Work with business managers to develop business plans and budgets.
  • Create business result analysis and forecast business outlook reflecting the latest commercial environment.
  • Review current business status / economy environment and provide adequate and concise advice for local managements.
  • Manage and control company expenditure; capital, trade spending, and operating expenses.

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

Education:

  • University degree is required
  • CPA is preferred

Experience:

  • More than 10 years finance related experience in a multinational company
  • Work experience in the medical device industry (preferred)
  • Expertise in finance and business analysis
  • Knowledge of accounting and local/IFRS statutory regulation and tax law
  • Team management experience

Required Skills:

  • Fluent in written and spoken English and Japanese
  • Knowledge and experience of related computer applications (SAP and BI)
  • Strong leadership, ownership, communication presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Logical, strategic, challenging and inventive way of thinking