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Senior AccountantTokyo

This is a senior accountant position in a growing global company.

Job Description:

The senior accountant is responsible for supervising all the junior accountants in applying accounting principles and procedures to analyze financial information, prepare accurate and timely financial statements and reports and ensure appropriate accounting control procedures for all the entities in Japan.
Main job tasks and responsibilities are; 

  • ensure accurate and appropriate recording and analysis of revenues and expenses
  • compile and analyze financial information to prepare financial statements including monthly and annual closings
  • ensure financial records are maintained in compliance with accepted policies and procedures
  • ensure accurate and timely monthly, bi-annual and year end close
  • ensure all financial reporting deadlines are met
  • resolve accounting discrepancies and irregularities
  • establish and monitor the implementation and maintenance of accounting control procedures
  • maintain financial data bases
  • financial audit preparation and coordinate the audit process
  • monitor and support taxation issues
  • analyze financial information to recommend or develop efficient use of resources and procedures, provide strategic recommendations and maintain solutions to business and financial problems
Ideal Candidate:
  • knowledge of accepted accounting practices and principles

  • high proficiency in Excel spreadsheet

  • a minimum of 5 years experience in the management of financial systems, financial reporting, financial data analysis, auditing, and providing financial advice

  • excellent communication and interpersonal skills within the team and with other teams

  • attention to reasonable detail and accuracy

  • planning and organizing

  • judgment and problem-solving

  • supervisory and leadership skills

Employment Type: Full-time
Work Location(s): Level 45, Sunshine 60 3-1-1 Higashi Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku,
Tokyo
(or other floors in the Tokyo area)
Salary: Annual salary, Pay raise. Benefits.
Work Hours: 8:30 ~ 17:30
Holidays:

120 Days a Year
Weekends
Paid holiday
We promote a good work-life balance

How to Apply:

First, please fill out the application form.
You will then be contacted by our recruitment team.

Application Screening

Interview