Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 4000000 - 7500000 JPY
Job Function: Financial Planning & Analysis
Reference: JO-181023-174151
Industry: Consumer Goods
Sub-Industry: Departmental Stores / Boutiques / Outlets

Company Overview

One of the world's largest retailers

Job Description

Key responsibilities:

- Support the FP&A VP and Director who own the entire budgeting and forecasting processes for Walmart Japan
- Consolidate the budgets and forecasts using the inputs from various internal and external teams
- Validate the inputs so that they are reasonable and reflects any known headwinds and savings
- Ensure the outputs (P&L, KPI, etc.) reflects all the inputs correctly
- Ensures business targets and needs are being met by conducting ongoing analysis and accurate forecasts
- Conduct benchmarking and implement best practices from internal and external companies
- Proactively provide analysis to the company management team with financial insights
- Identify financial risks and opportunities on a timely manner and communicate effectively to mitigate risks and realize opportunities

Requirements

- Languages: Japanese (fluent), English (business)
- 5-10 years of finance experience (foreign companies desirable)
- BA/BS degree in Finance/Accounting (Finance MBA a plus)
- Excellent analysis / communication skills / logical thinking
- Experience manipulating large databases and excel spreadsheets

Additional Job Information

Main benefits:
- Global environment
- Stable career development and clear career path