RGF is a global brand of Recruit Group, Japan

Job Description

Company Overview
My client is a leading manufacturing company from Europe, with a well established and stable business in Japan. They employee 30,000 people worldwide and are considered a true global player in their field. They are now looking for an FP&A Manager to join their Japan Finance team. They offer both an excellent flex-time system as well as a work at home policy.

Job Description
Key Responsibilities
- Lead and develop the finance FP&A team to its full potential
- Responsible for planning, monitoring and reporting
- Lead on productivity through the analysis
- Develop strategic financial initiatives to improve results
- Monitor risks and drive sustainable value creation
- Actively involve in the performance management process of the organisation

- Broad educational background in Business Administration (MA, MBA with specialization in the field of finance and/or accounting)
- Very good business acumen and understanding of what makes companies successful; entrepreneurial thinking and mindset are highly required in this position
- Approx. 8-10 years professional experience with solid leadership experience in line function
(e.g. has been a FP&A manager in a mid/large company and is looking for a career opportunity)
- Proven track record in leadership (has hired and developed team members)
- English and local language language skills (preferred)
- Ready to excel an international career within the business
- Potential to grow +1 step to be a future candidate for a CFO position