Head of Accounting

Job title : Head of Accounting
Location : Tokyo
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Finance & Accounting
Salary : 12,000,000 - 15,000,000
Contact : Emile Ngene
Email : email Emile
Reference : JOB_007071[130]
With this leader in Global Supply Chain Management, outstanding individuals are given a platform to grow and develop. With an emphasis on meritocracy, professionals grow as far and as fast as their abilities allow them to. The company is looking particularly for someone with great people development and strong Financial Accounting skills. This could be a perfect opportunity to demonstrate yours.


  • Coverage of all operations related to a timely and accurate closing.
  • Improve processes that affect corporate accounting and assets.
  • Respond professionally to external and internal auditors.
  • Management of SSC (Shared Service Centre) in the field of financial accounting.
  • Submit accurate tax returns in a timely manner.
  • Respond to tax authorities during tax audits.
  • Make sure tax processes comply with external and internal policies.
  • Close co-operation with the National Tax Agency.
  • Make sure that the cash flow and financing process is in line with company policy and management expectations.
  • For financial matters, cooperate with RTC (Regional Treasury Centre).
  • People management and motivation.
  • Development of team members.
  • Mitigate headcount reductions.
  • Instruction and training of subordinates.
  • Developing potential successors


  • 5 years experience leading an accounting department in a multinational company.
  • Solid knowledge of Japanese tax.
  • Knowledge of SAP/Oracle
  • Degree education preferred.
  • US CPA and knowledge of IFRS is advantageous.