Senior Finance Associate / Accountant

Location Tokyo
Discipline Accounting & Finance
Job type Permanent
Salary Negotiatable
Reference 39350


A leading cryptocurrency exchange company 



  • Manage reporting for the financial results of Japan working in close contact with Global Finance team in Hong Kong

  • Ensure the invoice payments are managed before the due dates and reconcile the AP balance for Japan working in close contact with the third-party vendors

  • Manage the cashflow for Japan and oversee banking relationships

  • Develop reports and information that support the Company operation from Finance and Accounting standpoint

  • Ensure compliance with IFRS and the organization’s accounting policy at all times

  • Maintain a strong internal control environment by monitoring the effectiveness of the control environment, for the local employees’ expense claims and the POs related to invoice payments

  • Identify & recommend opportunities for creating or enhancing business procedures in order to improve controls or gain efficiencies

  • Complete annual finance audit for Japan entities through supporting the local finance auditors

  • Make payments for all taxes and file the annual tax returns for Japan entities by working with the local tax auditors

  • Coordinate with the Global Legal team on all legal and contract issues from the accounting standpoint as needed

  • Work with the Local HR & Admin person to develop and enhance work flows to improve operational efficiency of Finance, especially for the invoices and contracts management



  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, economics, business is a benefit

  • Certified or Chartered Accountant with accreditation is a benefit

  • At least 5 years relevant experience within Finance role

  • Experience in working with external auditors is a plus

  • Experience working with other countries outside of Japan is a plus

  • Advanced Excel experience

  • Fluent in both English & Japanese



  • Start Time and End Time: 9am to 6pm (with one hour lunch break) Flexible

  • Hybrid working - 3 days remote work per week

  • 20 days Paid Annual Leave