RGF is a global brand of Recruit Group, Japan

Job Description

Company Overview
Our client is a electronic manufacturing company currently experiencing a steady growth in the Japanese market and looking for an accountant to join their team.

Job Description
The company is looking for an Accountant ideally skilled in all aspect of Accounting and knowledge of JGAAP ideally. Speaking a fluent level of Japanese is a key requirement in order to be able to efficiently work and report to the management and a business level of English is welcomed as well, especially written skills.

As an Accountant he/she will be in charge of General Ledger, AP/AR, Closings monthly/quarterly and annually, as well as cash management and transactions. He/She will also prepare annual tax return as well as take care of budget preparation and reporting to head office.

The key requirements for this position include:

- Minimum 3 years’ experience as a finance professional: accounting roles (with financial statement preparation / tax return) are preferred but strong FP&A background is also welcomed.
- Fluency in Japanese is a must and at least low business English.
- Experience of dealing with accounting auditors, tax offices, etc is desirable.
- Ideally experience in handling month-end/ year-end closing.
- Well acquired skills in Excel, Pivot etc.
- ERP system experience and especially knowledge in SAP is welcomed.
- Good eye for details as well as flexibility and time management is needed.
- Good communication skills and ability to cooperate.