Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 6000000 - 7800000 JPY
Job Function: Accountant
Reference: JO-180827-170470
Industry: Consumer Goods
Sub-Industry: Automotive

Company Overview

My client is one of the leading German manufacturers of commercial vehicles in Asia. They have more than 10,000 employees in Japan offices. They have very international and diverse culture atmosphere, in finance team more than 20% are foreigners, good chance to use English

Job Description

This position is a senior accountant position. Principal responsibilities of Consolidation, Statutory Closing & Reporting.
• Preparation of consolidated financial statements in accordance with IFRS
• Reporting the financial statements to Group company
• Preparation of financial statements in accordance with J-GAAP according to statutory requirements
• Defining accounting treatments, consulting with German headquarters and other functions to implement correct accounting treatment
• Interfacing with the financial auditor
• Lead accounting-related ad hoc projects (may include IT-related automation projects)
as required
• Motivate and guide Junior Accountants

Requirements

Qualifications
• University graduate or more
• More than 4 years working experience in a financial accounting function
• Japanese CPA is preferred, but not required
• Experience in consolidation accounting is preferred, but no required
• Intermediate to advanced skills in Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
• High level of communication skills to navigate in international environment
• High level of motivation, with potential for leadership
• Strong organizational skills with capability of handling multiple tasks
• Strong mindset to work on constant improvement of processes
• Business level Japanese
• Business level English (more than TOEIC 850 level)

Additional Job Information

Please contact RGF Finance & Accounting Consultant Kira Zhang for a confidential discussion at:
D : 03 4400 2627
kira.zhang@rgf-professional.com