Senior Accountant - Brokerage Firm

Location: Tokyo
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥9000000.00 - ¥11000000.00 (年収) + Bonus
Specialization: Banking & Financial Services,
Sub Specialization: Accounting / FP&A, Financial Institutions,
Contact: Merei Hatanaka
Reference: JO-2304-481001

・Applicants must have permission to work in Japan
・Applicants must be able to speak fluent ~ native level Japanese (Equivalent to JLPT N1)

☑Foreign business
☑English language required
☑Japanese language required
☑Flex time

Senior Accountant

[Company Description]
Major Brokerage Firm


  • Day-to-day accounting activities including preparation of journal entry, billings, expense payment and fixed assets management
  • Monthly/quarterly/annual closing including preparation of expense accrual, provisions and amortization of prepaid expense
  • Preparation of financial statements in accordance with IFRS and J-GAAP.
  • Preparation of regulatory report including capital adequacy ratio.
  • Preparation of tax return (corporate tax and consumption tax etc.)
  • Preparation of Balance sheet reconciliation on a monthly basis
  • Participation in various projects like accounting system implementation project
  • Support the implementation of policy and procedures
  • Deal with external and internal auditors
  • Assist budget planning process and provide consistent and accurate financial forecasting.

General administration

  • Arrangement of Board of directors and shareholder meetings
  • Support the office relocation project
  • Office management including an application of general liability insurance etc.


  • A Bachelor's degree or equivalent desired
  • Over 5 year experiences of accounting and FP&A including ledger closing with IFRS and J-GAAP
  • Experience/understanding of Tax return (corporate tax and consumption tax etc.)
  • Experience of accounting system implementation project
  • Proficient in ERP system (preferably Workday) and MS office
  • Experience working in a Financial industry or accounting firm
  • Analytical and Problem-solving skill
  • Ability to work well under pressure, working accurately with attention to detail and meeting deadlines
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills both in Japanese and in English
  • Experience working at small global company is a plus
  • Experience working in general administration dept. is a plus
  • CPA, Certified public tax accountant and Nissho book keeping certification is an asset

9-11 million JPY
(Experiences and skills will be considered)

Social insurance

Full 2 holiday week system (Sat/Sun) national holidays, New year's holiday, Annual Leave

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Reference: JO-2304-481001
Seniority Level: Mid-Senior level
Job Function: Accounting / Auditing, Finance