Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Koto-ku, Japan
Salary: 8500000 - 9500000
Reference: 9569
Contact Name: Anthony Trotter
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 11, 2018 09:00

Job Description

An opportunity to run your own team and play a key part in the business. My client is looking for someone who is driven, professional and looking to move his/her career in an upwards direction. Opportunity to assume APAC controller position is the next step for candidates who can successfully prove themselves in this role.

Main Responsibilities

  •   Own financial reporting and analysis

  •   Support forecasting and budget setting processes, work closely with local functional managers and finance team in APAC and the headquarter in the US.

  •   Provide oversight and control for governance and tax, work closely with certified external tax accountant

  •   Support local management in investment and opportunity development

  •   Drive alignment in internal process and control for local business (i.e. Internal/external audit process etc.)

  •   Champion culture of improvement and efficient allocation of time and resources by taking initiatives

  •   People care management & operation management for 2 accountants and one contractor

  • Experience Profile:

    •   Communicate effectively in both written and spoken English

    •   Good interpersonal skill

    •   3-4 years + of experience in finance position; preferably at Senior Accountant or Financial Analyst level

    •   Foreign business experience or work at multi-national company preferred

    •   Experience with ERP systems (SAP, Oracle, MAPICS, LN, Bond, Hyperion, Cognos, or mid-sized company equivalents)

    •   Energetic, professional confidence, enjoying learning something extra.