Japanese speaking Account Assistant

Advertised on : 01 Nov 2018 | Closing date : 30 Jan 2019

  Job Reference : 10354



Japanese Speaking Accounts Assistant




£24,000 - £26,000 per annum


Job profile


A British Global company is looking for a Japanese Speaking Accounts Assistant to support the finance team and Group Accountant in all finance activities.


Main Responsibilities:

To deliver accurate and timely preparation of the Japanese cash flow, perform month end duties, and ensuring clear communication is maintained with the Japan office.

Specific Duties:

  • Daily preparation of Japanese Cash flow
  • Provide cover for preparing and submitting daily payments
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Communicate with Japan office staff
  • To liaise with the Japanese tax accountant
  • Month end Exchequer and Yayoi system reconciliation
  • Monthly overhead accruals
  • Maintain Fixed asset register and post monthly depreciation
  • Assist with the processing of their India / other subsidiaries


Key Skills/Experience:

  • Must be fluent in Japanese and English speaking, reading and writing
  • AAT Qualified
  • Must be numerical
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft office with focus on Excel
  • Confident communicator
  • Good attention to detail
  • Experience in an accounts department


Desirable (but not essential)

  • Previous experience with cash management
  • Yayoi and Exchequer system experience





Maidenbower, London





Mon – Fri: 07:30am - 03:30pm


Starting date


As soon as possible




Eligible to work in the UK without any restriction


About our client


Chemical industry


Functional Areas : Accounting & Finance / Legal;Accounts Assistant
Type of Employment : Permanent
Work Location : (Greater London)
Salary Description : GBP24K - 26K

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