Location: Japan - Tokyo
Salary: 7000000 - 9000000 JPY
Job Function: Accounting Manager
Reference: JO-180205-146416
Industry: Consumer Goods
Sub-Industry: Luxury - Fashion

THE COMPANY
A famous global retail and fashion brand, managing some of the top clothing brands in Japan

  • THE JOB
    • Managerial role for a team of 2 people
    • Lead month end and year end closing meeting deadline
    • Coordination and lead role in liaising with external audits (accounting auditors, tax authorities, etc.)
    • Tax returns preparation (corporate tax, consumption tax, etc.), in coordination with outside tax consultant
    • SAP postings: inventories, fixed assets, accruals, adjustments and intercompany reconciliations
    • Guarantee company’s journal and book-keeping accuracy
    • Fixed assets management
    • Two-week cash flow planning edit and submit, and monthly actual report edit
    • Liaising with banks for financial borrowing and cash pooling management, according to needs
    • IFRS amendments calculation and check (from J-GAAP)
    • Supervision of payments
    • Other analysis and simulations upon request
    • Custody of company central filing

  • REQUIREMENTS
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in finance and accounting field.
  • Knowledge of IFRS and J-GAAP
  • Thorough knowledge of finance/accounting and procedures, financial chart of accounts and corporate procedures, including managerial accounting concept.
  • Proficient in Excel, MS office
  • Knowledge or experience of SAP FI-CO
  • Business level English capability