Job Title
Financial Controller
Type
Permanent
Salary
Salary based on experience plus transportation, vacation and full benefits and retirement plan
Work Hour
9:00am - 6:00pm, Mon-Fri
Application
Deadline
2018-12-28

Overview

This is a wonderful career opportunity for a Financial Controller wanting to join a successful and growing specialty IT Staffing and Services Company. This is a rewarding career opportunity working in a small international environment. This career opportunity is available due to the soon to retire current fiscal controller.
Skillhouse is a professional, fun and dynamic place to work. We are a company that truly cares about your future and we are passionate about providing great services to our candidates and clients.

Position Details

Provide overall fiscal management and operations of the company reporting to the President. This is a hands-on position and the successful candidate will manage all daily and monthly tasks. These tasks include:

Accounting

  • Monthly bookkeeping, including preparation and input of journal entries under proper accrual method. Maintaining the general ledger, producing financial information (trial balances and B/S, P/L, Cash Forecasting and A/P, A/R)
  • Preparation and maintenance of fixed assets register
  • Year-end closing procedure including stricter application of accrual method, estimation of tax liabilities etc. and preparation of statutory financial statements to be attached to the tax returns and group year-end reporting package as well as preparation of accounts analysis for tax filing purposes
  • Provision of detailed accounting information such as journal listing, general ledger listing and bank reconciliation)
  • Prepare of internal accounting rule such as travel expenses, meetings, entertainment, etc.
  • Communication with overseas offices in regard to accounting and other matters that are beyond normal accounting routine matters
  • Consultation on finance matters and forecasting for President

Reporting and Consultation to President

  • Pro-actively provide business performance reports
  • Provide business comparison analysis
  • Provide costs and productivity analysis
  • Provide strategic advice on lowering costs and improving operational efficiency
  • Manager Corporate Bank relationship
  • Provide other financial analysis and research requested by President

Vendor and 3rd Party Management

  • Manage Payroll Vendor
  • Manage Tax Consultant
  • Manage Actuary Consultant
  • Manage Annual Audit Vendor

Requirements

  • At least 10 years’ experience in a financial management position (hands-on)
  • At least 10 year experience in preparing monthly finical reports; including but not limited to preparation of the Income Statement, Balance Sheet, P&L, Cash Flow, etc.
  • Knowledge of JGAAP and IAS Reporting
  • Detailed oriented
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office products including MS Excel
  • Experience in a corporate environment
  • Background of successful planning, compliance and control
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in an environment of shifting priorities
  • Native Japanese speaker with good English communication skills