General Accounting Manager - Healthcare Company

Location: Tokyo
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥10000000.00 - ¥13000000.00 (年収)
Specialization: Accountancy,
Sub Specialization: General Accounting (Manager),
Contact: Hiroyuki Tachi
Reference: JO-2206-471728

☑Foreign business
☑English language required
☑Japanese language required
☑Flex time
☑Hybrid (On-site x Remote)

General Accounting Manager

[Company Description]
Leading Global Healthcare Company

[Job Description]
Reporting to the Finance Director, this person will be responsible for leading a team within Finance to oversee and lead several functional areas, provide technical guidance for entire Finance and lead transformational initiatives towards goal to become a best in class organization.

[Tasks and Responsibilities]

  • Manage up to 5 staff
  • Be the source of technical guidance for the entire Finance Team.
  • Preparation of monthly P/L and B/S based on IFRS and company requirements
  • Lead completion of monthly/quarterly reporting package to HQ
  • Handle audits by external and internal auditors
  • Work with other Finance teams, businesses, and other departments as required to improve financial processes and comply with all internal control/audit requirements.
  • Collaborate effectively with FP&A team with regards to various tasks such as preparation of budget vs actual reports, expense processing, CAPEX management, payroll and headcount analysis, and ad hoc requests from local management and HQ.
  • Active role in implementation of new ERP system and standardized processes
  • Respond to ad-hoc requests from global/regional offices.
  • Provide coaching/training to finance staff. Promote a culture to change/grow

This position will enable candidate to:

  • Gain hands-on experience to apply and further strengthen technical knowledge of finance
  • Gain in-depth understanding of working in a dynamic, global atmosphere across a broad range of businesses
  • Future rotation to other teams of Finance within 2 years will be available based on the skills and performance of the candidate.
  • Gain experience of a team undergoing a transformation towards a "best practice" finance organization


  • Fluent level of Business English skill in speaking, writing and reading is a must
  • At least 7 years of relevant experience
  • Past experience at an auditing firm
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to adapt well in a fast-paced environment and comfortable in handling uncertainty or the lack of established precedence
  • Possess strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to build strong relationship with business and various stakeholders

Japanese Language Requirement:

  • Fluent - Native Level (Equivalent to JLPT N1)
  • Work permission in Japan required

10~13 million JPY

Social insurance, retirement allowance and more

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

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Reference: JO-2206-471728
Seniority Level: Mid Senior level
Job Function: Accounting / Auditing