Finance controlling

Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 6000000 - 9000000 JPY
Job Function: Controller/Financial Control
Reference: JO-191024-203754
Industry: Consumer Goods
Sub-Industry: Automotive

Company Overview

The company is a major luxury automobile manufacturer with a great presence in Japan. Founded in the 19th century, the brand is today a major actor worldwide and one of the most acclaimed luxury automotive brand in the world. The Japanese office holds their APAC team and is responsible for all programs distributed in the Asia region. The company possess fantastic working conditions with almost no overtime and a flexible hour system, giving the employee a precious way to give their best performance. The brand values Promotions & Development and wishes to give the best opportunities to their employees.

Job Description

【Key tasks and responsibilities】
- Responsible for monthly PL forecast and analysis
- Responsible for monthly closing
- Monthly financials reporting
- Internal control over spending Request for Approval
- Running Budget management
- Consultation of business cases
- Communication/Ad hoc support
- Sales controlling (incentives, bonus, residual value, margin)
- Product controlling
- Project management (e.g. system improvements)

Requirements

【Qualifications / Competencies】
- Expertise & working knowledge in finances and accounting
- Knowledge of IFRS and J-GAAP
- Proficiency in ERP systems (SAP)
- Familiar with workflow systems and business intelligence tools
- Strong technical skills in MS office especially in excel (e.g. pivot, vlookup, etc) and PowerPoint
- Project Management experience
- Language skill : Japanese (Native) and English (Business), German (Nice to have)
- University Degree in Accounting, Finances, Economics or relevant area
- Ability to work under pressure and multitasking in fast changing business environment
- Good in writing, documentation, coordination and analytical abilities
- Good team player with integrity, interpersonal, organization and project management skills
- Creativity
- Logical thinking skills
- Ability to be a team player whilst also working independently
- Open to challenging yourself
- Ability to multitask under pressure
- Interest in the automotive industry and our brand