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Senior Accountant  Tokyo


03-10 Senior Accountant /シニアアカウンタント


Information & Technology

11-14 million
 1. For our Japanese subsidiary create and implement a process to review and assess that internal operational and accounting controls are designed to address identified operational and accounting risks including mitigation of risk of losses, safeguarding of assets and adequate approval and reporting of transactions.
2. Streamline the monthly book close and preparation of financial statements including balance sheet, income statement and statement of cash flows including account analyses and reconciliations. Resolve pending issues related to billing, revenue reporting and sales and use tax related matters.
3. Coordinates with other teams to ensure timely recording of transactions and the integrity and accuracy of financial reports.
4. Lead the monthly and quarterly reporting requirements and compliance with our Japanese subsidiary.
5. Lead the audit process for the local books. Responsible for filing of Japanese statutory books.
6. Makes and executes process improvements plan in accordance with the result of audit.


1. BA/BS in Business with an emphasis in Accounting
2. 6 years prior supervisory experience in the financial reporting/general ledger area
3. Experience hiring and building and accounting team / function in Japan
4. Fluent communication skill in Japanese and English, verbally, written and listening
5. Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills
6. Experience in implementing processes and procedures
7. Experience in assessing adequacy of internal controls covering various processes throughout the operation and making recommendations for improvement
8. Experience with NetSuite preferred
9. Strong knowledge of Japanese GAAP and US GAAP