Senior Accountant - Software Company

勤務地 東京都
雇用形態 正社員
給与 ¥7000000.00 - ¥8000000.00 per annum
専門 経理・財務,
職種 経理(スタッフ),
お問合せ Ayako Hiroi
JOB ID JO-2110-464479

[Position] Senior Accountant
[Location] Tokyo
[Salary] 7~8 million JPY
Note: Applicants must have permission to work in Japan and Fluent ~ Native level Japanese

[Company Description]
Global Innovative Software Company

The senior accountant in Japan will provide Japan finance team mainly with both tax and accounting support. This is a key position within the Japan finance team, and you will be involved in almost all aspects of financial operations, such as tax, technical accounting, US GAAP, local GAAP, finance, treasury, external reporting, compliance.


  • Perform monthly closing, prepare journals

  • Prepare tax provision quarterly and corporate income tax filing

  • Responsible for all the tax related area, including but not limited to corporate income tax, consumption tax, as Japan subsidiary of U.S. company

  • Responsible for maintaining general ledgers in both US GAAP and Japan statutory basis.

  • Provide full support to Japan statutory filing process

  • Responsible for supporting tax audit, regulatory audit, as well as internal audits

  • Prepare Balance Sheet account analysis and reconciliations while providing supporting schedules. Bank accounts, A/R, A/P, Accruals, etc.

  • Assist if necessary day-to-day operations including data entry, customer invoicing and vendor payments. (Volume work sharing with team)

  • Special projects as required.


  • Experience for monthly, quarterly, year-end financial closing process with understanding Japan and U.S. GAAP is required:

  • Lead and support accounting area (operations, account reconciliations, reporting, audit), minimum 5 years

  • Lead or support calculating tax provision, preparing tax return file (corporate income tax, consumption tax, other related tax), minimum 3 years

  • Experience working at Japan operating company (Jigyogaisha) (mid-large size, subsidiary of international companies and/or tax accountant offices is plus)

  • Having a personal achievement such as improvement operations

  • Good team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills for strong contribution to the team

  • Ability and willingness to learn and adapt in a fast-paced, dynamic and various company's culture environment

  • Self-starter, can work independently with minimal supervision

  • Business English

[Preferred Qualification]

  • Experiences, skills and knowledges of ERP system (Oracle, SAP, etc.) strongly preferred

  • Experience at tax accountant offices and/or accounting firms preferred

  • Bachelor's or master's degree in accounting or finance preferred

  • MBA and /or Accounting Certification (CPA) a plus. USCPA is also plus.

  • Experience with international subsidiary accounting a plus

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

Please click "apply" if you are interested in the job.
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Reference: JO-2110-464479
Seniority Level: Associate
Job Function: Accounting / Auditing