Accounting lead - Music Company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥7000000.00 - ¥19000000.00 per annum
Specialization: Accountancy,
Sub Specialization: General Accounting (Staff),
Contact: Andre Schuetz
Reference: JO-2106-460506
about Andre Schuetz

Note: Applicants must have permission to work in Japan and Fluent ~ Native level Japanese

[Company Description]
Music Company

[Responsibilities]

  • Ensure compliance with all company policies and standard operating procedures and identify/establish internal controls and ensure their operating effectiveness
  • Manage back office functions such as general ledger, fixed assets, disbursements and accounts payable and provide supervision to the accounts receivable/credit and collections function
  • Work closely with Corporate Treasury department on cash flow requirements for operations and capital projects
  • Ensure intercompany accounts are balanced with US parent; handle all intercompany inquiries
  • Manage month-end close according to Corporate specified deadlines, including timely reconciliations and reviewing/posting journal entries
  • Work closely with purchasing department and warehouse to ensure timely receipt of inventory and accurate payments to vendors
  • Manage the T&E expense report processing; work closely with US parent T&E administrator
  • Liaison with independent auditor regarding statutory and foreign entity financial statement audits
  • Work closely with tax consultants to prepare tax filings
  • Coordinate with third party payroll provider on payroll processing and ensure related journal entries are recorded into the ERP system
  • Identify and implement process improvements
  • Assist with special projects as needed. Respond to change proactively and perform other essential duties as assigned.

[Requirements]

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a full cycle accounting position or similar.
  • Minimum of Bookkeeping 2nd grade level knowledge in accounting
  • Experience with large ERP system required, use of SAP preferred
  • Knowledge of US and Japan GAAP/IFRS
  • Hyperion knowledge a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and management skills
  • Ability to work individually and as a team to accomplish Company priorities and goals
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to identify and resolve issues
  • Japanese language as native level (writing, reading and speaking)
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English

[Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities]

  • Preferred: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance

[Employment Type]
Full time

[Salary]
7M~19M JPY
(Experiences and skills will be considered)

[Location]
Tokyo

[Working Style]
Most people are working from home, especially for accounting team.Only come to the office when necessary

[企業の魅力]
雰囲気が良く、成長している会社です。
今後数年かけて自動化のプロジェクトやグローバル単位でのプロジェクトが実施されるため、新しいことにチャレンジしたい方、チャレンジできる環境です。
働き方も自由なワークライフバランスがとれる企業です。

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