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Japanese Speaking Accountant


£40,000 to £45,000





Date added

30th December 2019

Job Description

Our client is a far-reaching business with offices around globe.

Due to an internal reshuffle they are now looking to recruit a fluent Japanese speaking accountant to join their team in Huntingdon.

The role will be all-encompassing as you would expect for a small business, the only difference in this role is that it is essential that you speak fluent Japanese!

The duties will be varied and you will have sole responsibility for the accounting function of the Japanese subsidiary and will look after;

Preparation of Japanese subsidiary accounts

Preparing and posting monthly journals

Completion of group monthly reporting requirements

Preparation of budgets for Japanese entities

Preparation of quarterly VAT returns

Processing sales invoices

Booking purchase invoices

Processing of recharges between group companies

Preparation of payment runs and payment of expenses

Payroll reporting and prep with outsourced company

Preparation of statutory accounts on annual basis

The successful candidate will have a strong background working in accounts and be competent and confident in producing accounts, bookkeeping and foreign exchange.

Qualifications whilst preferred, are not essential for this role. However, experience and the ability to work in a role where you take accountability for all aspects of accounts from transactional to submission is key to its success.

If this sounds like the role for you, then send your CV for immediate consideration.

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