Offers “Merckgroup”

Expires soon Merckgroup

Accounting Manager/ Group Function (Tokyo)

  • Tokyo, JAPAN
  • Accounting / Management control

Job description

A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


(Japanese follow English)


Position Title: Accounting manager
Department: Finance & Accounting Administration
Location: Tokyo
Report to: Head of Accounting (in Japan)
Direct reports: 0 
Team: 8 FTE (including line manager)


You Role:

Basic Job/Function Description
1) Closing, Corporate Reporting in collaboration with shared service center
2) Journal Entries related to month-end closing
3) Balance Sheet Reconciliation
4) Sales, Cogs & Inventory accounting
5) Fixed Assets schedule maintenance
6) Preparation for external audit, internal audit and tax investigation
7) Stocktaking for inventory and fixed assets
8) Prepare Statutory Financial Statement
9) Prepare accounts detail for Financial Statement
10) Responsible for tax filing and payment
11) Handling miscellaneous Inquiries from parties such as supervisors, other departments and group entities
1) Improvement of internal control process
2) Participate in system installation/improvement projects
Who You Are:
Required Skills and Experiences (Must to have)
•Business-related degree with Finance, Accounting and Economics knowledge. (Bacholor above degree Must to have)
•Accounting education (equivalent to Nissho Bookkeeping 2nd grade). 
•5+ years accounting experience in all aspects of accounting, corporate reporting, and internal control.
•Hands-on skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word) 
•Native level in Japanese and business above in English. (English: Business above in writing and reading; Basic business level above in speaking.) 


Preferred Skills and Experiences
•Certified tax accountant exam passed (corporate tax, consumption tax)

•1+ year experience of overall tax account
•Tax planning experience
•Experience with financial planning & analysis
•Project management experience
Desired Personalities
•Desire for improvement
•Problem-solving mindset
•Strong communicator with good interpersonal skills
•Attention to details and accuracy with understanding of company businesses


ポジション: アカウンティング・マネージャー
部署: Finance & Accounting Administration
勤務地: 東京本社
上長:Head of Accounting (日本)


1)  月次決算業務
 - 本社へのレポーティング(シェアードサービスセンターと要連携)
 - 月次伝票起票、入力
 - 勘定残高調整表の作成及び各勘定のチェック
 - 売上、売上原価、在庫確認作業及び管理
 - 固定資産管理
 - 会計監査、内部監査、税務調査対応
 - 在庫棚卸、固定資産棚卸対応
 - 計算書類等作成
 - 税務申告及び納付
 - 各種社内外からの問い合わせ対応
2) その他



Recruiting Contact: Fang LIU


What we offer : We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!

Job Requisition ID:  258598

Location:  Tokyo

Career Level:  D - Professional (4-9 years)

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