Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Yokohama, Japan
Salary: 15000000 - 18000000
Reference: 8509
Contact Name: Anthony Trotter
Job Published: October 16, 2017 09:00

Job Description

My client is looking for an experienced financial controller to undertake all aspects of financial management, including corporate accounting, regulatory and financial reporting, budget and forecasts preparation, as well as development of internal control policies and procedures. Finance controller responsibilities will also include financial risk management.


  • Oversee all company accounts and investments
  • Create monthly, quarterly, and annual reports to identify results, trends, and financial forecasts
  • Manage cash flow by tracking transactions and regularly reviewing internal reports
  • Supervise and manage three departments- Financial, Accounting and Tax department
  • Motivate and lead staff members by clarifying roles and providing helpful feedback
  • Suggest updates and improvements for accounting systems, including invoicing
  • Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed, and reported
  • Establish and implement financial reporting systems to comply with government regulations and legislation
  • Collaborate with auditing services to ensure proper compliance with all regulations
  • Develop budgets and financial plans for the company based on research and data reports
  • Review all financial plans and budgets regularly to look for cost reduction opportunities
  • Examine all financial reports and data closely to check for discrepancies
  • Create systems to prevent errors in data collection and calculations
  • Report to the CFO and US headquarter, with timely and accurate financial information
  • Assist the CFO in presenting reports to senior executives and board members.