Accounts Payable Specialist

Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 5000000 - 6000000 JPY
Job Function: Accounts Payable
Reference: JO-191017-203288
Industry: Services
Sub-Industry: Recruiting & Staffing

Company Overview

World famous digital/online business with large presence in Japan

Job Description

This is a full-time Accounts Payable Specialist for a candidate who is fluent in Japanese (written and spoken) and who will help support the accounting and finance team for Japan market. The team consists of experienced, motivated, and self-sufficient high performers.

The ideal candidate must have strong communication skills, be able to work at a fast pace, and have strong attention to detail.

Responsibilities:

Enter and process vendor invoices with a focus on Japan
Verify legitimacy of charges to company card
Maintain vendor invoice files
Communicate effectively with vendors & employees to resolve payment processing issues in Japan
Assist accounting team with monthly closing reports
Additional projects and functions as delegated by department management

Requirements

Fluent in Japanese and business level of English
Previous Accounts Payable experience
Meticulous organization skills and detail-oriented
Strong customer service focus and communication skills
Interest in developing a career in Finance
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision