Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Salary: 8000000 - 9000000
Reference: 11373
Contact Name: William Cruz
Job Published: September 06, 2019 09:00

Job Description

Insurance company with 4 entities and over 250 total staff.

Finance Manager - Controllership position available.

Finance department consists of 8 staff including CFO.



  • Responsible for full finance matters including statutory reporting and management reporting in accordance with US GAAP and JGAAP

  • Work closely with the Financial Planning & Analysis function in Japan as well as the regional Controllership team

  • Manage 1 staff

  • Work with CFO and FP&A manager to build team


Required Experience / Skills

  • 8 - 10 years of related work experience and preferably with experience in insurance industry

  • Experience working in a multi-national company preferred

  • Professional qualification i.e. USCPA, ACCA, and other related qualifications will be considered

  • Knowledge of accounting and tax regulations in Japan

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel

  • Language skill - Japanese and English


Preferred Experience / Skills

  • Graduate with Accounting / Business or related degree

  • Experience with tax and local reporting

  • Experience in the financial and/or accounting industry

  • Good team player

  • Highly analytical with a strong risk and control mindset and needs to be comfortable working within a dynamic environment


Work-Life Balance

  • 4 entities but all close together

  • Flex system - 11 am-3 pm is core time

  • Telework - work from home once a week