Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant for Fortune 500 biotechnology firm
Your new company
A global biotech firm, based in Minato-ku with over $30 billion in global revenues are looking for Senior Accountant to join their finance team. The overall Finance team have 40 people in their finance team. Their office is a 5 minute walk from the Yamanote line.

Your new role
- As Senior Accountant, you will report in to the Accounting Manager and lead GL accounting activities.
- You will be responsible for periodic closing, inventory, fixed asset accounting and tax filing to JGAAP and USGAAP.
- You will be expected to help lead new accounting process improvements.
- You will coordinate with internal and external audit teams for the audit process.

What you'll need to succeed
Strong Accounting experience, including leading closing by themselves.
USCPA or equivalent is highly desirable but not required
Fluent Japanese and Business English
SAP/Oracle/JDE or Hyperion system knowledge is desirable
System integration or implementation experience.

What you'll get in return
You will work for a high-growth Fortune 500 company in a innovative biotechnology sector.
They provide remote work and super-flextime policies for their staff.
There is opportunity for career development in accounting or to transfer to FP&A or Commercial functions in future within the business.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


Job Type
Healthcare & Medical
Inner Tokyo
Accountancy and Finance
Up to 7M JPY package

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Jair Riley, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Tokyo Head Office
Izumi Garden Tower 28th Floor, 1-6-1 Roppongi

Telephone: 0366334388

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