Finance Manager - Phamaceutical Company

勤務地 東京都
雇用形態 正社員
給与 ¥8000000.00 - ¥12000000.00 per annum
専門 経理・財務,
職種 経理(マネージャー),
お問合せ Andre Schuetz
JOB ID JO-2107-461253
about Andre Schuetz

Note: Applicants must have permission to work in Japan and Fluent ~ Native level Japanese


Position summary

  • Manage to deliver financial reporting and analysis which is insightful and fast, and support business to develop accurate action plans and strong controls over assurance environment
  • Point of contact for Close and Controls activities and SAP function as a super user (FI/CO)

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage the process and prepare financial reporting in compliance with IFRS and JGAAP along with external/internal audit
    • Drive the accounting close process with the goal of driving efficiencies
    • Analyze and explain the variance between actual vs forecast/plan to stakeholders and support business decision making
    • Ensuring IFRS and JGAAP knowledge are up to date among internal stakeholder
  • Develops Close & Control processes including controls in accordance with Global Process Owner and Finance compliance risk management team
    • Enforce process discipline and monitor the controls to prevent fraud/risk
    • Identify system and process knowledge needs for each type of stakeholder
    • Participate to global improvement projects as a representative from Japan
    • Assess the impact of new function released centrally and manage the change in Japan
  • Perform BPO management
    • Continuously assess and improve the efficiencies on monthly and annual closing process with BPO
    • Perform the annual review on outsourcing activities and manage the contract renewal with BPO, based on up-to-date processes and requirement


  • Accounting knowledge (IFRS and JGAAP)
  • Communication skills with internal/external stakeholders (e.g. Global project team, audit firms, tax advisors, and related departments)
  • Problem solving skills with self-starter mindset under ambiguity
  • Process mind to be able to design new process or assess existing process for improvement opportunities.
  • Multi-tasking skills with priority mindset, i.e. speed vs. quality
  • Microsoft Office (Excel - advanced, Word, PowerPoint)
  • SAP working experience


  • More than 10-year experience in Finance, including 5-year+ accounting
  • Project management experience in complex environment

学位 / 資格 / 語学力

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance and/or Business Administration
  • Native level Japanese: N1 level,
  • Business level English (i.e. TOEIC 850+, e-mails, telephone conferences, meetings etc.)