AQualification requirements: • 5 -10 years of accounting and/or tax experience • Knowledge of IFRS, JGAAP, Japanese tax law, and financial reporting • Fluent in English and Japanese (Business level of speaking, reading, and writing) • Proficient in MS Office
Employment status & Working environment: • Full time employment: 40 hours per week • Flexible working hours with teleworking (working in an office located in Tokyo Bay store, 4-8 days per month)
Benefit: • Paid time-off: paid vacation (granted after 6 months probation period), paternity leave, maternity leave, childcare leave, family care leave, congratulations or condolence leave, nursing care leave, personal injury leave, volunteer leave • Employee discount for IKEA products • Employee cafeteria • Christmas gift • Retirement allowance system (corporate defined contribution pension plan with 5 years or more of service) • Employee smoking area
Responsibilities: Your role as Accounting & Reporting Specialist is to support the development of accounting & reporting team to maintain the right level of quality of accounting, reporting, and tax at our Service Office where multinational/multicultural people working together. You provide not only accounting/tax expertise but also strong leadership to improve operation with digital transformation (DX) mind.
You will also be
• Responsible for leading small team to develop effective/efficient way of working with DX implementation • Responsible for various types of reconciliation, analytical review, and analysis to minimize deviations from accounting standards and tax requirements for business needs and compliance reasons • Contributing to the accurate and timely execution, preparation, and submission of all financial reporting in compliance with IFRS, JGAAP, and tax requirements • Reviewing, preparing, and posing journal entries on daily and monthly basis • Participating in global/local projects and support execution to simplify, harmonies, and automate financial operations and reporting • Carrying out audit related work, yearly filings, and other compliance activities • Supporting and maintaining a connection with local functions and IKEA global functions.
ABOUT THIS WORK AREA
The Group Financial Controlling team leads the Financial Controlling Function providing support to the three core-businesses IKEA Retail, Ingka Centres and Ingka Investments.
To lead, steer and support overall Ingka financial reporting that is beneficial to people & planet and protects and adds value to our assets, securing profitable growth andfinancial independence. By providing Accounting & Reporting services, supporting a strong compliance framework, and effective governance to enable entrepreneurship and safeguard our people, customers and businesses.
IKEA is working on Equality D&I. The gender balance of all positions is 50% and 50% is one of our change Driver. IKEA Japan would like to explore together while listening to your needs and support. If you have a passion for this position, please apply with courage! Let's realize vision of "To create better everyday life for many people" now.
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