Accounting Manager - IT Company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥10000000.00 - ¥13500000.00 per annum
Specialization: 経理・財務
Sub-specialization 経理(マネージャー)
お問合せ Emiri Anraku
参照 JO-1808-399728
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[Company Description]
Global IT Company


  • Responsible for maintaining general ledgers in both US GAAP and Japan statutory basis
  • Ensure an accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close, with preparing/reviewing journals
  • Produce Balance Sheet account analysis and reconciliations while providing supporting schedules, bank accounts, A/R, A/R, Accruals, etc.
  • Perform monthly financial statement review, including, but not limited to balance sheet and income statement fluctuation analysis
  • Support accounts payable and accounts receivable processes, postings and collections
  • Prepare payroll and commission summaries as required
  • Provide full support to Japan statutory filing process
  • Responsible fully for supporting tax audit, regulatory audit, as well as internal audits
  • Ensure that the accounting / operation is executed in compliant with the internal policies, and accounting regulations
  • Ensure all compliance with pension declarations, withholding tax declarations, internal commerce taxes and duties, importation duties, etc.
  • Liaise with external professionals and government bodies on audit, tax, secretarial and other issues to ensure statutory and regulatory compliance for the Company and the Group.
  • Lead on company integration process from finance perspective, if necessary
  • Assist if necessary day-to-day operations including data entry, client invoicing and vendor payments.
  • Support Controller with special project and workflow process improvement
  • Monitor and analyzes team members' work to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources while maintaining a high level of accuracy.
  • Support budget and forecast activities
  • Work with each direct report to establish goals and objectives for each year and monitor and advise on the progress to enhance the professional development of staff.


  • Minimum 8 years of experience in accounting
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in managing accounting team at Japan subsidiary of multi-national company
  • Understanding Japan and U.S. GAAP is required
  • Strong team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills (fluent in English&Japanese)

[Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities]

  • familiarity with IFRS and respective tax laws preferred.

[Desired Characteristics]

  • Ability and willingness to learn and adapt in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Relish dealing with ambiguity and can work independently with minimal supervision
  • High energy individual that is assertive, proactive, cooperative, results oriented and customer focused
  • Proven track record of problem solving and process improvement
  • Ability to multitask and work under pressure with tight deadlines

[Employment Type]
Full time

10 Million yen ~ 13.5 Million yen
(Experiences and skills will be considered)


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