Senior Financial Analyst

Job Title: Senior Financial Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Salary: 6000000 - 8000000
Reference: 10657
Contact Name: Cian Boland
Job Published: October 09, 2018 09:00

Job Description

Advise and support two high-end fashion brands to achieve their sales and profit targets with elegant analysis and refined insights. Report directly to the parent company's Head of Finance in Japan and design budgets and other plans to help this company's brands stay on the cutting edge of Japan’s fashion market.


  • Reporting – Prepare monthly P&L reports and analyses per brand requirements, and other ad-hoc analyses as required.

  • Budgeting/forecasting – Collaborate with various functions to prepare and upload data for annual budget plans and quarterly forecasts. Perform analyses to explain variances.

  • Business Decision Support – Deliver analysis from the data collected showing product performance and areas for financial improvement.

  • Support implementation of business finance company policies and procedures.

  • Provide financial input to cross-functional project teams as required and support on project evaluation where necessary.

  • University degree

  • Advanced Excel skills

  • 5 years of accounting and FP&A experience

  • Native-level Japanese & business-level English

  • Knowledge of business analysis, sales forecasting and product profitability

  • Knowledge of Oracle JD Edwards

  • Knowledge of SAP