Senior Finance Manager

We are looking for a Senior Finance Manager to help further strengthen the team. This role will manage both accounting and financial planning and analysis and will work with HQ in the Netherlands, Asia Head Office in Hong Kong and with the business teams directly. This key role is ideal for an experienced individual who wishes to increase his/her scope further, who is hands on and who is not afraid of challenging the status quo and likes to comes up with ways to improve and streamline processes.

 

Your team and responsibilities

The team is based in office of Tokyo and consists in total of 3-4 people. 

  • Manage the full financial administration and the office administration.
  • Lead a small team for accounting and office administration
  • Ensure compliance with local standards and requirements.
  • Provide accurate and timely reporting for both local and Group purposes
  • Manage cash flow and forecast. Ensure adequate funds are available for day-to-day operations
  • Co-ordinate Financial and Taxation Audits and liaising with External parties, as and when required
  • Prepare and manage Japan Payroll, including all associated taxes/filings
  • Lodgment of all Tax returns as required by local authorities and as per Government Regulations
  • Prepare budget and quarterly forecast for the Heads of the different departments
  • Provide financial information and support to the Country Manager and budget holders as required as well as Group Head Office
  • Drive process improvement initiatives and other ad hoc project

Requirements

Who are you?

  • University degree in Business Administration or Accounting
  • 7-10 years plus work experience in a finance department (preferably with audit experience)
  • Excellent communication skills in both English and Japanese (both verbal and written) 
  • International experience is highly preferred
  • Excellent analytical skills with good attention to detail
  • Good knowledge of local legal and tax requirements for both business and personnel tax
  • Experience in a SOX environment is preferred
  • SAP experience
  • Proficient in MS Office

What do we offer? 

Are you up for the challenge? BrandLoyalty wants you to have fun in your work, contribute to our growth and share the successes with your team/company. This is just a short list of what BrandLoyalty can offer you:

  • Purpose driven company – happy people: happy colleagues, happy customers, happy consumers!
  • Personal & professional development opportunities within a multinational growth business;
  • Work a team with 50+ nationalities in over 55 countries around the world;
  • Part of a Fortune 500 company… with a young & agile attitude:

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