Interim Finance Manager

Posted over 1 year ago

Interim Finance Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Tokyo
Salary: ¥ 9,000,000 – ¥ 11,000,000
Reference: JOB_000948[454]
Contact Name: Alexandre Ngo (070-3391-8989)
Contact email:
Salary Low: 9000000
Salary High: 11000000
About This Position


Our client is a multinational company with over 3,000 employees worldwide. They are a specialized manufacturer in the medical device industry and have grown aggressively in recent years. Their current finance manager will be leaving for paternity leave and our client is looking for an interim replacement. However, this is a possibility for this position to be converted into a more senior position if the professional is better-skilled and if the contractor wants. Please review the details below and let us know if this interests


·Company: Medical device company, publicly-listed in Europe

·Environment: Business casual

·Location: Kojimachi station

·Size: 50+ employees

·Position: Finance Manager (top in Japan)

·Reporting: Local GM and Regional/APAC team

·Team: Finance Manager + 2x temporary accounting staff (handling transactional/operational work)

·ERP: Navision

·Contract type: Temporary

·Reason for hire: Paternity leave

·Target start date: February/March

·Estimated duration: initial 1-month contract, renewable on a monthly/quarterly-basis

·Salary: 5,000 JPY/hour (flexible)

·Hiring process (schedule and interviewers): 1) Local GM & HR + 2) Regional team

·Main requirements:


- Implement financial controls including: Budget, P&L, OPEX Control, weekly & monthly reporting.

- Provide support to local management for business tracking and decision-making.

-Managethe Accounting teamon statutory reporting and ensure good cooperation

-Manage AP&AR effectively

-Analysis of budget deviations.

-Liaise with external accountant (accounting office, tax counseling)

Internal Control

-Advise and implement accounting policies & procedures and internal controlling system to enhance efficiency of operations

-Implementation, application and control of all Corporate guidelines, instructions and policies

-Management of local procedures

-Maintain a system of controls to ensure that assets are used appropriately and efficiently

-Liaison with internal and external audits

Cash Management

-Monitoring of cash flows to ensure sufficient funds are available to meet ongoing operational requirements

-Performance of monthly treasury forecast

-Reporting in line with Corporate requirements

-Management of treasury information systems in cooperation with Corporate


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