Assistant Finance Manager - Precision Equipment Company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥7000000.00 - ¥10000000.00 per annum
Specialization: 経理・財務
職種 経理(マネージャー), 経理(スタッフ)
お問合せ Andre Schuetz
参照 JO-2101-454175
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Note: Applicants must have permission to work in Japan.

[Company Description]
Global Precision equipment Company

Financial Control

  • Ensure timely and accurate financial reporting for the business.
  • Ensure consistent use and appropriate application of the global chart of accounts and accounting principles and policies.
  • Control quality and ensure timely submission of Forecast and Budget exercises.
  • Monitor business control effectiveness and develop/execute improvement plans to assure accurate financial reporting.


  • Work with Budget Owners to get an understanding of performance. Lead budget variance commentary and reporting.
  • Target areas of expense overruns/inconsistencies and implement corrective measures.


  • Promote and check compliance with the treasury policy.
  • Provide accurate cash-flow forecasting.
  • Arrange intra group loan and dividend working with divisional tax team.

Tax & Compliance

  • Provide statutory account, tax filing and other reporting to local authority in a timely manner.
  • Run and report monthly minimum control to ensure accuracy of financial reporting.
  • Monitor and assess business control environment and take action to improve it if weakness is found.

Daily financial operational
Specific duties, activities, and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for the journal entries posting in General accounting and for AP/AR functions of the company
  • Responsible for the treasury and cash flow reporting on weekly, monthly, quarterly, and yearly basis
  • Responsible for reporting in PM including preparation of monthly management report and accompanying schedules, worksheets and narratives, including "Budget vs. Actual"
  • Assist with completing of the quarterly and annual regulatory fillings; preparation of assigned quarterly and annual statutory statement schedule required by HQ.
  • Adherence strictly to deadline of month end/quarter end/annual closing of accounts
  • Other duties as required


  • Minimum 8 years of relevant work experience
  • Experience in Manufacturing industry/Trading industry
  • Experience of working in well-established global multinationals with matrix reporting structures.
  • Experience in data management, including use of business intelligence reporting and finance systems. Knowledge of SAP is a must.
  • Good communication in Japanese & English
  • Outstanding organizational skill and good interpersonal skill
  • Details-oriented and proactive
  • Ability to work under pressure and self-manage
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Qualified Chartered Accountant from a recognized professional accountancy body
  • People management experience is desirable

[Employment Type]
Full time

7M~10M JPY
(Experiences and skills will be considered)


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