Finance Manager

Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 5000000 - 8000000 JPY
Job Function: Accountant
Reference: JO-191018-203334
Industry: Technology/Online
Sub-Industry: IT Consulting/SI

Company Overview

Our client is a fast-growing digital company that has established itself in 5 countries, and will be opening more offices soon worldwide.

Job Description

- Responsibility for and maintenance of the general ledger and financial reporting
- Maintenance of operating expenses, fixed assets, accruals and prepaid assets
- Assist in monthly research and development project expense recognition process, obtaining and assessing project status information from external vendors and internal development team leads, determining appropriate estimates of expenses incurred
- Responsible for monthly accounting close process, including the performance of or direct supervision of all necessary close activities and procedures.
- Reconcile all balance sheet accounts to supporting records and schedules
- Issue timely, complete and accurate monthly financial statements
- Supervise the A/P, A/R function
- Oversee the tax function within the company
- Support annual audit process, including coordination of schedules, timing and updates
- Support company, as well Finance department goals and initiatives as required

Requirements

- 5+ years' related accounting experience
- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
- Experience in leading the month-end closing process
- 3+ years of tax experience
- Able to function flexibly and independently
- Highly proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word and PowerPoint)