GL Accountant - Global Luxury Products Company

Location: Tokyo
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥5000000.00 - ¥8000000.00 per annum
Specialization: Accountancy,
Sub Specialization: General Accounting (Staff), AP / AR,
Contact: Hiroyuki Tachi
Reference: JO-2110-464161

[ポジション] GL Accountant
[勤務地] 東京
[給与] 500万円〜800万円
Note: Applicants must have permission to work in Japan and Fluent ~ Native level Japanese


This position is in the shared services team and responsible for daily GL accounting functions for multiple retail brands in Japan markets. The main responsibility of this position is primarily responsible for GL function. Ensure a proper and timely reporting in compliance with accounting standard.

  • Perform, monthly and annually closings with all requested report under deadlines.

  • Prepare monthly vouchers, financial report and analysis to ensure the accuracy in recording and reporting to finance manager on a timely basis.

  • Ensure accurate management and statutory reporting in compliance with local laws, standards, IFRS and headquarter standards.

  • Ensure a proper assets management in compliance with IFRS and JPGAAP.

  • Responsible for inter-company charges and reconciliation.

  • Communicate with brand finance regularly to fully understand the needs and requirements of them

  • Assist and to support Finance Manager on business development activities

  • Participate audits from both Internal and external auditors then to follow up any issues identified

  • Assist in development and implementation of new procedures and features to enhance the workflow of the department.


  • At least 5 years working experience in G/L

  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel

  • Familiar with IFRS, JPGAAP and tax regulations

  • Self-starter and self-motivated

  • Adapt to working stress, positive, hard-working and long-term stability development

  • Familiar with SAP experience is a plus








Reference: JO-2110-464161
Seniority Level:Associate
Job Function: Accounting / Auditing