Accounting Manager

Job Title: Accounting Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Minato-ku, Japan
Salary: 7500000
Reference: 10871
Contact Name: Simon Jelfs
Job Published: December 13, 2018 09:00

Job Description

Accounting Manager role in growing company managing 2 staff and reporting to Finance Director.  This role offers work life balance and a generous amount of days of annual leave. 


Lead general accounting function for 3 entities in Japan
Manage 2 staff directly
Complete monthly, half yearly and annual finance packages
Supervise monthly accounting procedures including tax
Liaise with external auditors
Responsible for tax (includes liaison with external tax advisers)
Assist Finance Director with preparing various analyses, reports and projects


At least 5 years experience in accounting function
Strong Excel skills
JGAAP and IFRS experience
Fluent Japanese language skills,  business level English
Accounting qualifications preferred but not mandatory
Leadership ability/experience