A new opportunity to take over the management of a newly formed finance team providing controllership and finance support to the business in Japan.
Manage a team responsible for all external financial reporting, including month end and annual statutory reporting and tax returns.
Complete head office reporting using US accounting standards (USGAAP).
Ensure the accuracy and control of accounting records and systems, working on projects to improve financial systems within the organisation.
Support the implementation of firm-wide control initiative, including SOX methodologies .
Work closely with the business to help them to interpret different accounting standards and how financial processes can be optimised to ensure the growth of the business.
Manage relationships with regulators, external auditors and tax professionals.
Establish an effective finance team after a large, firm-wide structural change, providing leadership and mentorship to junior finance members and helping them to remain focused during a transitional period.
Deep understanding of J GAAP and US GAAP accounting standards, including reporting requirements and technical accounting procedures.
Ability to manage a small team within a complex change environment.
Strong communication skills in Japanese (reading and writing) and English.
About our client A global real estate company with a strong business in Japan.
Morgan McKinley Asia Pac is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.