Assistant FP&A Manager - Cosmetics Company

Location: Tokyo
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥7000000.00 - ¥8000000.00 (年収)
Specialization: Accountancy,
Sub Specialization: Financial Planning & Analysis (Manager),
Contact: Saki Ushio
Reference: JO-2203-468747

☑Foreign business
☑English language required
☑Japanese language required
☑Flex time
☑Remote work system

Assistant FP&A Manager

[Company Description]
Global Cosmetics Company

This position will first report directly to Manager of Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A), and a dotted line to Brand Director. In the future, this position will have a direct reporting line to the brand CFO in France.
It is a great opportunity to work, learn and grow with a team of professional and passionate teammates and colleagues in the Tokyo office and European Head Quarters. The FP&A function is essential to the company where one will be able to view and take part in the business from multiple angles and strategic perspectives.

Job Responsibility:

  • Perform accurate financial analysis including retail and other sales channel's performance and various reporting in order to enable the company's management to make optimal decisions in a timely manner.
  • Support the creation and reporting of the Long Range Plan, Annual Budget/ Quarterly Reforecast of the company's financials.
  • Support Monthly closing, variance analysis and reporting of the Actuals vs. Budget and/or Reforecast.
  • Improve and sustain control capability and business integrity across business partners.
  • Work together with local business partners such as department heads and Global Financial Teams to improve efficiency, accuracy and transparency such as implementation of new systems and processes.


  • 5 or more years' experience in Controlling/FP&A role is preferable.
  • Experience working in global retail or FMCG companies is a plus.
  • Excellent communication skills, in both Japanese and English.
  • Good analytical and presentation skills.
  • Highly motivated, team player, self-starter.
  • Ability to work in a speedy environment and multitask.

[Language Requirement]

  • English Language level: Business level
  • Japanese Language level: Fluent - Native Level (Equivalent to JLPT N1)
  • Work permission in Japan required

7~8 million JPY

Social insurance, general welfare group term life insurance, childcare/Long-term care/injury /illness leave. shortened working hours system, special leave, volunteer leave, welfare service / facility use system, employee discount system, etc

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

Please click "apply" if you are interested in the job.
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Further details about the company and position will be notified at a later date.

Reference: JO-2203-468747
Seniority Level: mid senior level
Job Function: Finance, Analyst