Location : Tokyo
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Finance & Accounting
Salary : 11,000,000 - 17,000,000
Contact : Jonathan Cant
Email : email Jonathan
Reference : JOB_007921[836]

Our client is a global FMCG company with a strong finance team here in Tokyo. They are looking for a Finance Manager to lead their Accounting Team. 


  • Responsibility of statutory financial statement preparation
  • Manage and coordinate the monthly / quarterly and annual management closing process
  • Ensure statutory tax and VAT compliance
  • Manage the accounting team (accounts payable, accounts receivable, treasury, accounting)
  • Lead/Participate in finance projects


  • Excellent communication ability in both Japanese and English to be able to work effectively with management and other functions
  • ERP experience, in particular SAP is desirable
  • Good leadership skills - team development and business partnering
  • Lead process improvement and other change management processes
  • Ensure timely and accurate reporting of financial statements 
  • 7+ years' experience in accounting and finance
  • Knowledge of local and foreign accounting principles
  • Leveraging Systems and Technology

Work-life Balance

  • Flex-time and core time
  • Hybrid working style