Senior Accountant

Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: 正社員
Salary: 6000000 - 7500000 JPY
Job Function: Accountant
Reference: JO-200831-225034
Industry: Life Sciences & Healthcare
Sub-Industry: Biotechnology

Company Overview

The company is a global company that is one of the lead innovators in their business area. Specializing in a variety of businesses across chemicals and agriculture, they provide solutions to a variety of clients across the globe.

Job Description

The company is currently looking to expand their Finance department and are looking for a detail-oriented and experienced senior accounting professional to join their team.

The accountant will report to a their lead office globally, hence strong communication skills is necessary. The accountant will be responsible for:

- General Ledger, AP and AR
- Managing cash balances within the local organization
- Assist in data migration to the different platforms within the company
- Share responsibility in analysis and preparing the business budget yearly
- Book-keeping on finance related claims within the organization
- Preparing weekly and monthly reports in line with global standards
- Manage company internal controls


- 5 years or more of working experience within finance and accounting positions
- Internal Controlling experience is a must
- Prior ERP system experience and with business applications
- Business level English
- A Bachelors Degree in a related field
- Solid understanding of J GAAP, and knowledge of EU/US GAAP is highly desirable