Senior Accountant - 化粧品メーカー

Location: Tokyo
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥6000000.00 - ¥8500000.00 per annum
Specialization: Accountancy,
Sub Specialization: General Accounting (Staff),
Contact: Andre Schuetz
Reference: JO-2110-464153
about Andre Schuetz

[Position] Senior Accountant
[Location] Tokyo
[Salary] 6~8.5 million JPY
Note: Applicants must have permission to work in Japan and Fluent ~ Native level Japanese

[Company Description]
Global Cosmetics Company

The Senior Accountant is responsible for the overall Accounting, as well as some administrative areas. This position reports to the Finance Director of Japan.


  • Overall hands-on management of accounting functions

    • Accounts Receivable and Payable

    • Fixed Assets Accounting (Maintain Fixed Asset Register)

    • Inventory Accounting (Including stock take management)

    • Overall reconciliation of general ledger accounts

    • Tax Accounting (Preparation of support documents)

    • Internal Control on accounting areas

  • Support Finance Director with Internal IT management

  • Communication and coordination with HQ counterparts, relevant external parties and internal staff as required to fulfill the above responsibilities

  • Other duties assigned by the Finance Director and Business Controlling Manager


  • At least 3 years of experience in accounting field

  • University graduate

  • Business level in English and Japanese (written & spoken)

  • PC literacy (including MS Office, especially strong in MS Excel, MS Access a plus). SAP experience is a plus

  • CPA level or similar knowledge is desired


  • English usage as this person will also be speaking occasionally to the HQ

  • Somebody who does not mind starting with data entry type work (to learn the business), and then expand to overall accounting-related work and some basic legal content work (or if they do not mind handling this, which will not be that complicated)

  • Somebody who hopefully is also OK to be involved with some strategic-type work

  • Somebody who is willing to learn, positive attitude and flexible

Please click "apply" if you are interested in the job.
We will review your profile and contact you within five business days should we find that you satisfy the requirements of the hiring company.
Further details about the company and position will be notified at a later date.

Reference: JO-2110-464153
Seniority Level: Associate
Job Function: Accounting / Auditing