This highly profitable European manufacturing company is looking for an experienced Accounting Manager to join its team in Kanagawa. The position offers a highly competitive salary and good prospects for further career development. Fluent Japanese and business-level English are essential.
Manager Job Duties:
Responsible for keeping timelines and deliveries of the accounting team to the German HQ and domestic authorities.
Balance the workload in the team by assigning task efficiently.
Improvement of financial processes and the utilization of SAP.
Supporting knowledge transfer in the team.
Accountant Job Duties:
Month-end closing and year-end-closing with the team.
Work with tax authorities, internal and external auditors.
Verify data and entries in the SAP ERP system.
Support preparation of financial statements by gathering and analyzing information from ERP system and from departments.
Cooperate with other staff in all departments to fulfill missions; communicating closely with Controlling team of Finance Department.
Answer accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data in ERP system.
Provide accounting support for budgeting and forecasting with obtaining supplementary information for these preparations, and reflect data to ERP system.
Prepare presentations to Board of Directors and Senior Management Team