A niche market leader with an office in central Tokyo.The Business Analyst will oversee the data sources and reporting tools for financial reporting, management reporting, and process monitoring. The Business analyst will directly report to the controller.
Key responsibilities include:
Manage the financial reporting environment including data sources, data warehouse, and reporting tools to ensure data integrity and data availability.
Coordinate ERP updates and maintenance with external development partner
Lead the development of reports and tools that drive actions at both the company and process level
Partner with Finance team members to continuously improve data integrity and reduce manual work through processes improvements and leveraging available tools
Partner with Operations reporting team to ensure data integrity and consistency for integrating financial data into operational reporting
Lead Finance team members with the development of skills related to reporting tools
Experience with SQL or similar database reporting tools.
Advanced analytical skills: strong attention to detail and ability to organize data into actionable information.
Entrepreneurial mindset: a high degree of self-motivation, imagination, intellectual curiosity, resourcefulness, enthusiasm and determination.
Creativity: the ability to develop ideas and execute on plans.
ERP implementation experience
Japanese (Fluent) and English (at least conversational English)