Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 7000000 - 9000000 JPY
Job Function: Accountant
Reference: JO-180621-165603
Industry: Life Sciences & Healthcare

Company Overview

My client is a leader in pet healthcare innovation, serving practicing veterinarians around the world with a broad range of diagnostic and information technology-based products and services. Their products enhance the ability of veterinarians to provide advanced medical care, improve staff efficiency and to build more economically successful practices. They employ 6,000+ people and offers products to customers in over 175 countries.

Job Description

Supports Finance Manager/ Supervisor to perform Accounting function and strengthen team management.
Performs regular monthly accounting tasks. Takes lead in preparation of internal and external periodic financial reporting requirements. Provides accounting guidance and support, and serves as liaison to other areas of finance and other internal customers.

Requirements

Management skills and ability.
•Understanding of applicable accounting rules and regulations.
•Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
•Strong organizational skills
•Good communication skills, both written and verbal.
•Strong computer skills, especially Excel.
•Experience with general ledger module of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system; SAP preferred