Legal Entity controller

Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 8500000 - 11000000 JPY
Job Function: Accounting Manager
Reference: JO-190821-199259
Industry: Consumer Goods
Sub-Industry: Cosmetics & Fragrances

Company Overview

Our client is a multinational beauty company that manufactures and sells cosmetics, skin, fragrances & hair products.

Job Description

• Provide monthly financial data
• Review, approve and sign off statutory accounts, financial statements and USGAAP
• Review and approve of cash flow reports, quarterly and annual financial reporting packs
• Supervise quality of operation at Shared service center
• Work alongside the corporate tax team
• Improve working capital by reducing receivables and stretching payables
• Deliver ad hoc management reporting

Requirements

• 5 to 10 years of experience in Accounting; Industry experience in beauty/consumer products a plus
• Experience of managing teams sizes from 3-5
• Effectively bilingual in Japanese and English
• Advance Knowledge of SAP and Hyperion
• Knowledge of SOX compliances
• Experience with working with Shared Service Centers is an advantage
• Experience / knowledge related with accounting, legal and indirect tax