Junior Controller

Location Tokyo
Discipline Accounting & Finance
Job type Permanent
Salary negotiatable
Reference 37142


An American pet food maker



◼ Supports the Commercial Finance Manager with reporting & analytics, month-end closing and financial planning & analysis.

◼ Manages budget process, prepares bottom-up rolling estimates, and tracks the performance of actual versus plan (sell-in and sell-out).

◼ Act as a business partner to the commercial teams (sales & marketing), providing them with relevant financial support and insights.

◼ Performs What-if/Simulations for key value drivers (e.g. new products/customers), and supports cross-functional partners by providing standard and ad-hoc analyses

◼ Proactively support the budget planning process by providing necessary analysis and reports in an accurate and timely manner (including annual budgeting and Strategic planning process)

◼ Participate in meetings and proactively communicate with the necessary parties including oversea teams.

◼ Proactively take the lead in realizing the simplification efforts with support from key stakeholders.



◼ 1-3 years’ experience in financial planning and analysis in a multinational company.

◼ BA Degree (BS - Business/Finance)

◼ Advanced Excel skills is a must-

◼ Experience in the FMCG industry is advantageous.

◼ Have a understanding of financial disciplines and knowledge of the US / Japan GAAP

◼ Fluent in both Japanese & English


·         Contact NAME: Oliver Smith



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