Sr. Finance Manager

  • up to 20M yen
  • Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Specialized Group
  • 22 Oct 18

As the leader of the Japan finance team you will work closely with deal team members in Japan as well as across Hong Kong, China, India and UK.This position will support the investment team and reports to the global Finance Director. You will have diverse responsibilities including but not limited to financing, deal structuring, and portfolio management.

Assist investment activities and portfolio reporting

  • Portfolio tracking, performance and risk management involving strong statistical analysis, working with the portfolio company CFOs
  • Based on portfolio companies’ monthly or quarterly financials, board reports and KPIs for quarterly reports, analyse companies’ performances and financial variances; perform valuations on portfolio companies on a quarterly basis
  • Closely working with portfolio companies on bank-related matters / issues; regulatory changes etc
  • Liaise with the global Fund accounting team on investment activities, funding and exit timing

 Financial and Management Reporting

  • Closely working with regional Finance team who is responsible for bookkeeping and accounting for the managing companies
  • Prepare annual budget and forecast as well as quarterly management company performances (budget vs actual)

 Financial and Tax

  • Oversee and responsible for tax filing process for portfolio companies at the end of a sale process
  • Coordinate with auditors on the year end statutory audit of funds 
  • Coordinate the annual tax compliance related matters 

 Required skills and experience

  • Qualified accountant, 5-7 years’ post qualification experience
  • Direct experience preforming valuations and sound financial modeling skills.
  • Fluency in, and the ability to present in, written & spoken English and Japanese is essential