Location: Tokyo, Kanto
Salary: 8,500,000 - 11,000,000 JPY
Employment Type: Permanent
Languages: English > Business Level, Japanese > Fluent
Function: Finance & Accounting
Posted On: 2023-09-08

Company Overview

This position is at one of the world's most recognized top lifescience company.

Job Description

• Handle day to day accounting operations and general ledger tasks.
• Work with a GL manager to prepare journal entries, financial reporting packages and balance sheet reconciliations.
• Lead the accounting processes to ensure accurate and timely monthly, quarterly, and year-end closing.
• Coordinate with internal/ external auditors and other accounting members to ensure smooth audit process.
• Work with external tax consultants to prepare the various tax returns.
• Proactivly participate in ad-hoc projects.


• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance or equivalent is preferred.
• Boki 2nd Grade or similar experience is required.
• Experience in accounting especially with GL work.
• Fluent proficiency in Japanese.
• Business level proficiency in English.
• Experience in ERP (SAP/Oracle) is desired.
• Experience in analytical tools (Hyperion) is a plus.

Additional Information

• High promotional potential
• Study support options available
• Overseas transfer options
• WFH up to 50% of the time
• Flex-time with no core hours

Probation Period: 6 months
Smoking Conditions: YES
Overtime: YES
Social Insurance: YES
Holidays: 土日祝
Working Hours: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Lunch Break: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Benefits: 7.5M - 10M base + ~9% bonus
Job reference: JO-230620-316321

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