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Accountant

Job Title: Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Japan
Industry:
Salary: Competitive Salary
Start Date: 2019-08-29
Reference: BH-157310
Contact Name: Shimpieta Matsumoto
Contact Email: shimpei@ethosbc.com
Job Published: August 30, 2019 17:26

Job Description

We are looking for an ambitious Accountant to provide support to the Finance & Accounting division by managing daily accounting tasks. You will be part of a team of professionals working to maintain order and transparency for the company’s accounting.

Daily bookkeeping, cash management, preparation of financial statements and reporting and related works are a large part of your day-to-day work. The ideal candidate will be well-versed in accounting principles and able to work comfortably with numbers and attention to detail.

The goal is to contribute to the overall efficient operation of the devision and help the company be fully aware of its accounting and financial condition. This way you will be engaged in an important part of both team and to accomplish long term success.

Key responsibilities
  • Keeping accurate records for all daily transactions
  • Processing of balance sheets, income statements and other financial statements according to related regulations and company accounting and financial guidelines
  • Processing invoices
  • Assist senior accountants in the preparation of monthly/yearly closings
  • Assist with other accounting projects
 

Requirements:
  • 3-4+ years’ accounting/bookkeeping experience
  • Good with numbers and figures and an analytical acumen
  • Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills both in English and Japanese
  • BSc/Ba in accounting, finance or relevant field is a plus but not required
Conditions
  • Salary - Depends on skills and experience
  • Work Hours -Discretionary Work system or Flextime will be applicable
  • Paid Leave - in compliance with Japan Labor law
  • Other Holidays - Sat & Sun, Japanese National Holiday, Summer : 5 days, Winter : 5 days, and Thanks Holiday(for any occasion) :2 days
  • Probationary Period - 6 months
  • Performance Review - Basically twice a year
  • Work from Home - Applicable after probationary period
  • Japanese Social Security - all applicable (Health Insurance, Pension, Workers' Comp and Unemployment Insurance)
  • Language Lesson(English, Japanese) : Under certain conditions