Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 5000000 - 7000000 JPY
Job Function: Accountant
Reference: JO-190612-192963
Industry: Import/Export
Sub-Industry: Chemical/Material

Company Overview

The company is a global company that is one of the lead innovators in their business area. Specializing in raw materials and chemicals, they provide solutions to a variety of clients across the globe.

Job Description

The company is currently looking to expand their Finance department and are looking for a detail-oriented and experienced accounting professional to join their team.

The accountant will report to a their lead office globally, hence strong communication skills is necessary. The accountant will be responsible for:

- General Ledger, AP and AR
- Managing cash balances within the local organization
- Assist in data migration to the different platforms within the company
- Share responsibility in analysis and preparing the business budget yearly
- Book-keeping on finance related claims within the organization
- Preparing weekly and monthly reports in line with global standards

Requirements

- 5 years or more of working experience within finance and accounting positions
- Prior ERP system experience and with business applications (SMILE, etc.)
- Business level English
- A Bachelors Degree in a related field
- Solid understanding of J GAAP, and knowledge of EU/US GAAP is highly desirable