Location: Japan - Others
Salary: 10000000 - 15000000 JPY
Job Function: Controller/Financial Control
Reference: JO-180116-144903
Industry: Consumer Goods
Sub-Industry: Household/Kitchen/Furnishings
Global Consumer Business: Japan Controller opportunity. You will be reporting to the global HQ as the key contact person for the Finance team within Japan, leading a team and helping to achieve further growth of an already well-established international business. Your all-round finance skill and close contact with senior management will drive a dynamic organization onwards.


  • Studies of Business Administration with special emphasis in Finance Management, especially Management Accounting or similar education, e.g. CPA,
  • Knowledge in Taxes is an additional advantage
  • Office: Excel, Word, Powerpoint
  • Knowledge in ERP programs, SAP FI/CO would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of multidimensional databases would be an advantage
  • Languages: Japanese, English


  • Knowledge of monthly and annual closing process and content including deviation analysis against budget and previous year for:
    • Profit and Loss Statement
    • Balance Sheet
    • Segment Accounting
    • Profit Center Accounting
    • Cost Center Accounting
  • Product Calculation
  • Economic Efficiency Calculation
  • Stock Controlling
  • Budgeting
  • Setup and follow up of Business Cases
  • Multidimensional Sales Controlling
  • Project Controlling
  • Commercial law, Tax law is an advantage
  • Factory-related accounting and Controlling
  • Cost calculation


  • Min. 5 years’ experience in a production and sales company in an international environment


  • Responsibility for the budgeting, forecasting and closing processes
  • Budgeting
  • Reporting to global HQ
  • Product Cost Calculation
  • Factory Cost Control
  • Preparation and Evaluation of Capital Expenditure Decision
  • Multidimensional Sales and Margin Analysis
  • Shop Performance Controlling
  • Coordination of economic questions and definition of standards within the whole Japan business in accordance to group guidelines
  • Support of the half year and annual closing process in accordance with commercial and tax law and group guidelines
  • Contact person for the Japanese Management Team and global departments of the entire company