Senior Accountant - Medical Device Company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥5000000.00 - ¥7000000.00 per annum
Specialization: Accountancy,
Sub Specialization: General Accounting (Staff),
Contact: Tomoya Takenaka
Reference: JO-2010-448802
about Tomoya Takenaka

Note: Applicants must have permission to work in Japan


<Job responsibility:>

  • Prepare daily and monthly GL journals and posting to system
  • Arrange for payments
  • AR and AP management
  • Issuance of customer invoices and posting them in SAP
  • Release billing documents in SAP
  • Create AR aging report
  • Support tax related matters and reporting
  • Reporting monthly and year-end report to head office with Cognos
  • Reimbursing employee's expenses
  • Keep track of fixed assets and inventory
  • Prepare proper track and return for consumption tax, fixed assets tax, etc.
  • Petty Cash Control


  • More than 5 years accounting experience (AP, AR, GL, Closing)
  • Work experience in small or medium sized company
  • Ability to work without supervision
  • Ability to process work with accuracy
  • Strong organization skills
  • High flexibility and ability for coping with multiple & diverse tasks
  • Ability to interact with international and multicultural teams
  • Fluent in Japanese
  • Business Level in English
  • Proficient with Microsoft office (high proficiency in Excel)



9:00 - 5:30 Flextime (Core hours 10:00-15:00) 7.5 hr working hour