Ref: MW43067

Japanese-speaking Junior Business Controller / Location: Aichi, Japan (Ref: MW43067)

Sector Accounting/Audit
Type Full-time, Permanent
Location Japan-Others
Salary (Annual) ¥5,000,000 - 7,000,000 / Year
Benefits visa support, trasferring cost support, and others
A Global Automotive technology company (HQ in Germany) is currently recruiting a Junior Business Controller under their global “executive” assignment programme.
Japanese-speaking Junior Business Controller - Accounting & Finance

A Global Automotive technology company (HQ in Germany) is currently recruiting a Junior Business Controller under their global “executive” programme.

Type: Permanent, full-time
Location: Aichi prefecture, Japan – The global “executive” programme is structured so that participants will get a broad understanding of the accounting and financial control activities of the company’s various business units, by directly working in oversea locations in the future. The company will provide a bespoke training programme for candidates who could potentially become core management staff.

Salary: ¥5-7million Japanese yen per year depending on experience
Start: ASAP
Visa and Transferring Cost: The company can provide visa/transferring support for the right candidate

Main responsibilities:
- Help with documentation and execution of policies and procedures to achieve the task
- Support their finance staff, who run the general ledger, cost accounting, and reporting functions. Compliance with IFRS and local GAAP, tax regulations and treasury requirements must be ensured
- Timely and effectively support the preparation of their board, steering committee meetings and shareholder discussions
- Support planning and management of their controlling activities with a pragmatic and hands on attitude
- Execute corrective actions and track ideas for cost containment as guided by the supervisor and their Controller

Required profile:
- University degree / ideally in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or equivalent
- Experience using SAP system (or strong knowledge)
- Knowledge of IFRS and US-GAAP, Japanese GAAP, which influences accounting and reporting for the division
- Language skills: strong English skills required; business level of fluency in Japanese is also required; other languages considered a plus such as Korean, Chinese and German
- Current and commanding knowledge in budgeting, forecasting, financial analysis, investment calculations, contract administrations, and analysis of various business strategies developing various scenarios to understand the opportunities –strategically and tactically in support of the business decisions.
- Project management skills
- This position requires you have more than 3 years’ experience in the finance and accounting field with an internationally operating company
- Work experience within a multi-cultural environment
- Effectively working and inspire teams within diverse cultures and locations
- A high degree of communication skill, both oral and written
- Strong analytical and business skills. Clear and crisp verbal and written presentation skills
- Independent thinking, self-motivation
- Stress resilience
- Excellent analytical capabilities and problem-solving skills as most of the activities
are unique in their nature
- Motivate and inspire peers
- Intercultural awareness, understanding of different business practices in the relevant cultures
- Frequent international travel is required
Updated: 124 days ago
Ref: MW43067