Senior Accountant - Technology company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥5000000.00 - ¥7000000.00 per annum
Specialization: 経理・財務
Sub-specialization 経理(スタッフ)
お問合せ Justin Kamihara
参照 JO-1906-420746
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[Company Description]
Global technology company

We are seeking an experienced and professional Senior Accountant to join our team. This position will play a key role in the organization's funding strategy/long-term financial security and will provide critical support to general accounting field such as closing/tax and auditing tasks.

Primary Responsibilities:
General Accounting
・ Process journal entries and ensure general ledger accountability for accurate and timely monthly, quarterly, and year end close
・ Prepare monthly financial statements and accompanying schedules
・ Prepare and oversight monthly balance account reconciliations
・ Develop and preserve documentation related to accounting processes, policies, internal controls and procedures
・ Responsible for cash management
・ Responsible for fixed asset management and its tax return
・ Lead annual audit and inspections smoothly
・ Support tax return-related activities, including preparing for and interfacing with tax professional company ・ Manage contract/temporary staff
・ Drive continuous process improvement to decrease the workload for financial reporting
・ Support new system implementation by closely working with other related functional departments
・ Assist CFO/Finance Manager to achieve departmental goals and objectives

Skills and Experiences required:
・ Bachelor's degree (Accounting, Finance, Business preferred)
・ Solid understanding of accounting, finance and tax principles
・ 5+ years of operational accounting/tax experience with international companies
・ Native-level Japanese and intermediate English essential (writing, reading, & exchanging emails)
・ Good Microsoft Excel skills (can use Pivot and functions e.g. VLOOKUP)
・ Strong business partnering and interpersonal skills
・ Organized, flexible and easily adaptable to changing conditions
・ Ability to work well in high pressure situations in order to meet deadlines
・ Ability to multi-task and manage multiple priorities simultaneously

Desired Personal Traits:
・ Self-Starter: self-motivated, able to set priorities and work independently under general guidance.
・ Effective communicator: willing to reach out, discuss and collaborate with key stakeholders, both independently and as a team in a matrix organization.
・ Team-Oriented: team player dedicated to satisfying client requirements and expectations and deliver on them.
・ Passionate: strong interest and ability to identify problem areas in the current process, analyze and find solutions for improvements and process enhancement.
・ Can-do-attitude: open minded and positive attitude towards broader responsibility in changing environment and to deal with ambiguity.

[Employment Type]
Full time



Social insurance

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

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