Sr Accountant - IT Service Company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥5000000.00 - ¥8000000.00 per annum
Specialization: 経理・財務
職種 経理(スタッフ)
お問合せ Ryohei Kurita
参照 JO-2012-452827
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Note: Applicants must have permission to work in Japan and Fluent ~ Native level Japanese


1. Accounting

  • Manage journal entries, month end account reconciliation in collaboration with relevant teams including accounting in HQ, business team and back office team in Japan
  • Report actual P/L,B/S,C/F to HQ and JV parents within given deadline
  • Manage accounts payable activity such as invoice processing and record keeping
  • Capture latest changes/additions of business models and translate to books
  • Understand management P/L requirements and reflect to COA

2. Tax

  • Work as global tax team's liaison in Japan, and continuously assess the implication of the company's evolving business to local tax - including but not limited to JCT/CIT. Interaction with external tax advisory required.
  • Manage periodical tax filing working with external tax consultants. Maintain documentation required for filing

3. Cash management and expense control

  • Prepare cash-flow statements and manage cash burn
  • Manage cash injection statutory process
  • Manage expense policy and ensure policies are followed, perform training of tools/systems for expense claim/vender payments

4. Audit

  • Engage statutory audit with internal/external auditors
  • Follow up items addressed in audit


  1. University graduate in the domain of Finance, Accounting, Commerce or related disciplines
  2. Minimum 5-years relevant hands on experience in accounting
  3. Knowledge and experience of tax accounting/filing in Japan
  4. Understanding of IFRS/JGAAP/US-GAAP
  5. Proficiency on accounting system / ERP / Microsoft Excel is a must
  6. Prior experience with Big-4 or MNC or startup would be a strong plus
  7. Having CPA / bookkeeper certificate / certified tax accountant would be a plus


  1. Passionate about technology and innovation; Basic understanding over platform business is required
  2. Ability to work on multiple tasks at the same time independently under conditions of uncertainty, ability to manage multiple and changing priorities
  3. Demonstrated integrity and professionalism
  4. Strong mindset of continuous improvements and ability to execute changes




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