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Accountant - Japan

singapore, Singapore

Job Reference 1173751

Location singapore, Singapore

Industry Renewables - Solar

Function Financial & Accounting

Job Type Permanent

Date Added November 22, 2022

Our client is a well respected, largescale Renewables player covering APAC.

They are currently seeking an experienced Senior Accountant for their Japan operations. 

Core Responsibilities
• Perform month-end close procedures, prepare monthly schedules, cash flow report and projections, reconciliations, and monthly reporting to the Group, including quarterly reporting schedules.
• Manage out-sourced accounting service provider
• Liaise with tax agent, corporate secretary, and auditor, where required, on all local statutory requirements, ensuring compliance with local tax regulations/Japan Accounting Standard.
• Acting as project accountant to support the project managers and project director to execute the relevant payments to suppliers, tax and customs authority and any other vendors.
• Implement accounting internal controls and process improvements, alignment of group policies and procedures.
• Support in accounting system implementation where required

• Degree in Finance / Accountancy
• At least 5 years working experience
• Strong knowledge of statutory and tax reporting requirements in Japan
• Hands on and the ability to work independently in a new set-up/ unstructured environment
• Strong negotiation and communication skills

Important notice: Only candidates in country ( Japan ) with a strong local language level will be considered due to liaising with local third parties. 

Airswift looks forward to hearing from you ! 

About Airswift

Airswift is an international STEM workforce solutions provider. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients. With over 800 employees and 6,000 contractors operating in over 50 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry.


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