Accounting Manager - Japanese Games Publisher, London

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Job Reference: BBBH3542
Job Type: Permanent
Sector: Buying and Operations
Location: City of London
Salary: 60000.00 - 80000.00 per annum

This well known Japanese Games Publisher is the European based publishing operation overseeing all European territories as well as South Africa, Australia, New Zealand and the Middle East. They seek a Japanese speaking Accountant to oversee, supervise, and evaluate the operations of the Accounting Department. The Accountant will liaise closely with the Head Office in Japan and set up the financial systems the company will use and see them implemented.

Job Duties:

  • Oversee the operations of the Accounting Department
  • Establish accounting systems and enforce policies and procedures
  • Evaluate accounting software on company needs
  • Process company financial data and run last reconciliations
  • Provide upper level strategic analysis on company financials
  • Develop forecasts and scenario planning
  • Produce financial statements and reports

Skills and Qualifications:

Experience as Accounting Manager, Knowledge of different accounting best practices, Knowledge of corporate finance principles, Analytical thinking, Critical thinking, Experience using different accounting software and methods, Knowledge of accounting laws, standards, regulations, and practices, Experience in forecast development, scenario modelling, and strategic analysis, Management experience required, Organisational skills.

Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field required. A Japanese speaker and Professionally Qualified Accountant is preferred.

Reporting to the European General Manager, a generous salary and significant responsibility is on offer to the right person.

Please apply to our retained search consultant, David Smith of Interactive Selection.

All interviews and an offer will be made online. The first months of working will be also online in the current uncertainty.

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