Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 12000000 - 14000000 JPY
Job Function: Finance & Management Accounting
Reference: JO-180725-168260
Industry: Consumer Goods
Sub-Industry: Apparel Retail

Company Overview

Our client is a European retail company.

Job Description

-Forecast monthly, quarterly and annual results
-Approve or reject budgets
-Conduct risk management
-Evaluate and decide on investments
-Supervise a team of Accountants
-Allocate resources and manage cash flows
-Conduct profit and cost analyses
-Develop secure procedures to maintain confidential information
-Ensure all accounting activities and internal audits comply with financial regulations
-Consult board members about funding options
-Recommend cost-reducing solutions


-Proven work experience as a Head of Finance, Director of Finance or similar role
-In-depth understanding of cash flow management, bank reconciliation and bookkeeping
-Hands-on experience with budgeting and risk management
-Excellent knowledge of data analysis and forecasting models
-Proficiency in accounting software
-Solid analytical and decision-making skills
-Leadership abilities
-Retail industry experience is a must
-Excellent communication skills with native Japanese and business level English