Accountant - international renewable energy company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥4500000.00 - ¥5500000.00 per annum
Specialization: 経理・財務
Sub-specialization 売掛金・買掛金管理
お問合せ Thierry Tinca
参照 JO-2010-449806
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Note: Applicants must have permission to work in Japan.

[Company Description]
International Renewable Energy Company


  • Receive vendor documents, process and record bookkeeping into the accounting ERP system (SAP)
  • Collate accounting documents; invoices, VAT slips and custom documentation for reporting and archiving purposes
  • Acting as the point of contact with the company's vendors to communicate and align on payment schedules
  • Collate employees' expense reports with expense postings in SAP to process expense reimbursements
  • Compile accounting records to create supportive documents for annual corporate tax returns
  • Mail out the company issued customer invoices and tax documents
  • Manual filing of all Finance documentation including document control of soft copies and Finance data in the internal system
  • Act as a custodian of the revenue stamp usage and supplement stationeries for Japan Finance
  • Control corporate credit card accounts and check credit card spending in SAP
  • Collect the required signatures for the finalization of accounting and financial reporting
  • Assist with audit preparations and actual audit processes
  • Accurate and timely posting of invoicing to allow for the clearing of direct debit payment
  • Support queries from Japan-based vendors and other stakeholders
  • Effectively and efficiently communicate with suppliers, internal business units, and the Global Finance Shared Service Centre (SSC) team overseas to resolve issues
  • Adherence, performance, and documentation of related SOX Controls (if any) and ensure that these are being done with the utmost quality at a prescribed timing.
  • Complete processing of Accounts Payable in accordance with the Standard Operating Procedures


  • Bookkeeping certification are essentials
  • Working experience of major ERP platforms - SAP highly preferred
  • Advanced MS Offices skills
  • Bachelor's Degree - majoring in accounting or equivalent; business administration, commerce

[Critical Personality Attributes]
The accounting professional is dedicated by nature with a keen sense of quality. S/he is flexible with a can-do attitude, possesses an innovative mind-set, thriving with ambitious people in a challenging environment. Other important traits are;

  • Willingness to learn different systems and take on other tasks as may be assigned
  • High sense of urgency and ability to step-up whenever needs arise
  • High attention to detail with high quality standards
  • Adept in data presentation and analysis
  • Independent and can work with minimal supervision
  • Positively minded and a team player


  • Native Japanese language skills
  • Business English fluency (written & verbal)

[Employment Type]
Full time

4.5M~5.5M JPY
(Experiences and skills will be considered)


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