Accounting Director - Marketing Service Company

Location: Tokyo
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥10000000.00 - ¥20000000.00 per annum
Specialization: Accountancy,
Sub Specialization: General Accounting (Manager),
Contact: Andre Schuetz
Reference: JO-2110-464800
about Andre Schuetz

[ポジション] Accounting Director
[勤務地] 東京
[給与] 1000万円〜2000万円
Note: Applicants must have permission to work in Japan and Fluent ~ Native level Japanese


The accounting director's goal is to fulfill revenue objectives and adhere to accounting and reporting policies. Job duty for accounting director includes reviewing and analyzing financials, ensuring compliance with regulations and refining reporting documentation.
Responsibilities also include verifying the integrity and accuracy of financial operations, safeguarding organizational assets and developing efficient business processes to record revenue and other assets.
Accounting director is responsible for overseeing software, which includes internally developed software as well as acquisitions, particularly those affecting financial reporting.
The director of accounting manages personnel (about five members) and co-work with other members in Finance and other departments, as well as with an accounting firm and external advisors.

  • Managing all aspects of the general ledger

  • Researching accounting issues for compliance with generally accepted accounting principles

  • Analyzing and reporting key accounts variances in the ledger

  • Supervising accounts receivable, accounts payable and general accounting area

  • Guides financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures.

  • Protects assets by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal controls.

  • Monitors and confirms financial condition by conducting audits, providing information to external auditors.

  • To achieve budget objectives by scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.

  • Complies with legal requirements by enforcing adherence to requirements; filing financial reports; advising management on needed actions.

  • Ensures operation of equipment by establishing preventive maintenance requirements and maintaining equipment (mainly PCs and printers) inventories.

  • Completes operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees, following up on work results.

  • Maintains financial staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees, planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.

  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops and trainings.

  • Protects operations by keeping financial information and plans confidential.

  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


  • More than 5 years of working experience including 2 years of managing a team in IT/ Internet/ Marketing/ Advertising industry

  • 3 years of hands-on experience in Accounting in a Commercial environment (Experience at Accounting Firm is a big plus)

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field

  • USCPA / JCPA / Tax Accountant

  • Good knowledge of USGAAP and IFRS

  • Fluent in Japanese and Business Level English

  • Motivated and enjoys a team-based environment

  • Managing Processes, Financial Software, Developing Standards, Audit, Accounting, Tracking Expenses, Financial Skills, Analyzing Information, Performance Management

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field is an ideal

9:00〜17:30 ◎実働7.5時間・休憩1時間

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Reference: JO-2110-464800
Seniority Level:Director
Job Function: Accounting / Auditing Management