Cost accounting position for Foreign affiliated company!

Cost accounting position in Foreign affiliated company!
COST ACCOUNTANT Location : Geino, Japan Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for monthly close and preparation of accounting reports for Japan entity mainly in areas that covers inventory control and costing.
  • Preferably familiar with Oracle general accounting and Oracle cost accounting systems.
  • Performs inventory reconciliation and maintain standard cost.
  • Ensure proper inventory master setup and resolve error generated from costing run.
  • Analyze and explain production variances, purchasing variances and revaluation variances.
  • Work closely with operations to review margins, write offs, variances and inventory turns.
  • Support management in monitoring of spending against budget through monthly cost center reporting and analysis.
  • Provide Clerical Support on Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 project by participating in planned audits of processes, documentation of procedures monitoring activities as needed.
  • Supports other departments during budget process by being the focal point between other departments and FP&A.
  • Report to Regional Controller for B/S and P&L variance analysis for cost and inventory related accounts.
  • Supports Regional Controller for external audit and internal audit for the responsible areas.
  • Participate in cost budget improvement project and other projects to improve costing process.
  • B.A. college degree for accounting or finance, preferred.
  • 10+ years of experience in Accounting.
  • Costing and inventory accounting experience preferred.
  • High level of speaking and writing English capability.
  • Analytical, problem solving and excel skills.
  • Uses professional concept and applies company policies and procedures to resolve a variety of issues.
  • Possess initiative, self-motivated and able to work under pressure.
  • Experience working with major ERP system (Oracle, SAP) is preferable.
  • Enthusiastic personality with a keen eagerness to learn.


Job Type
Manufacturing & Production
Rest of Kansai
Accountancy and Finance

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Hilton Plaza West Office Tower 11F, 2-2-2, Umeda

Telephone: 0664577270