Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 5 - 9500000 JPY
Job Function: Accounting Manager
Reference: JO-180614-165150
Industry: Technology/Online
Sub-Industry: Telecommunications

Company Overview

My client is a listed company that offers a subscription information service to a variety of clients across different industries. They have a strong presence not only in Japan, but over the entire APAC region, as well as the US. They have achieved year-on-year growth since their inception, and highly regarded as one of the most flexible and rewarding employers in Tokyo. They offer excellent work-life balance with no core hours, as well as extended vacation time and a work at home policy when required.

Job Description

You will act as a key member of the Finance team, working closely with senior leaders of the business not just in Japan but at all branches in the APAC region. The Accounting Manager will be expected to both lead internal projects and manage staff, but also to be constantly looking to develop their own skills for both individual and team benefit.

You will help to supervise all closing activities and related work, but also perform as a key adviser to the CFO.


- Business English with native Japanese
- Consolidated Accounting experience
- Deep J-GAAP knowledge
- Experience closing the books at a listed Japanese company
- Self motivator with personal growth ambitions, as well as the desire to lead projects and manage a team