Senior Accountant

Job Title: Senior Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Japan
Salary: 6000000 - 7000000
Reference: 9558
Contact Name: Emile Ngene
Job Published: February 09, 2018 13:15

Job Description

This medical devices company is looking for a Senior Accountant capable of autonomy, with an ability to voice constructive opinions. The prospect for rapid promotion is very real.

  • Analyzing complex financial reports and records.
  • Making recommendations based on analysis and status of reserves, assets and expenditures.
  • Reviewing journal entries of junior accountants to ensure accuracy.
  • Training and mentoring junior staff.
  • Performing variance analyses and preparing account reconciliations.
  • Assisting with financial and tax audits.
  • Documenting and monitoring internal controls in support of auditing team.
  • Coordinating more complex accounting projects and initiatives with other members of the accounting and finance team or with other departments.

  • US GAAP knowledge.
  • Knowledge of ERPs (SAP/Oracle).
  • Experience of US GAAP & SOX.
  • Solid analytical & problem solving skills.
  • Good Excel skills.