Bilingual (Jpanese/English) – Controller, Tax & Accounting (TK/26390) (1106 views)


Bilingual (Japanese/English) – Controller, Tax & Accounting (Full-Time, DOE; $120,000.00/year) in Miami, Florida.

Are you passionate and enthusiastic about a career in professional Business Solutions? Activ8 Recruitment & Solutions ( *Click “Job Seekers” and Find out more jobs! ) is an international recruiting firm with offices throughout the U.S., Canada and Japan. Our services are based on the needs of our clients and we connect them with qualified candidates in these fields. We take the time to understand your background and what it is you are looking for. Activ8 has a solid track record in placing candidates in long-term, direct-hire positions as well as temporary positions that fit the needs of both the client and YOU – the job seeker.

An international manufacturing company is looking for a Controller – Japanese / English Bilingual (Full-Time, DOE; From $120,000.00/year) in Miami, Florida.

Responsibilities of Controller – Japanese / English Bilingual:

Ensure the timely reporting of all monthly financial information as well as accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year-end close
Maintain a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure to maximize the facilitation of both current and future reporting requirements
Partner with the Controller to ensure a clean and timely year-end audit as well as any other audits that are scheduled including the 401k audit
Calculate the monthly deferred revenue ensuring that Generally Accepted Accounting Procedures (GAAP) are being followed in regards to revenue recognition, specifically software revenue recognition
Review and approve all monthly reconciliation of all balance sheet accounts including all cash accounts
Responsible for accurately preparing certain account reconciliations and reviewing them with the Controller
Assist the Controller with a variety of Income Tax and SALT tax matters with the support of outside Tax experts
Assist Controller and department with the design and implementation of policies and procedures, special projects and reports, including the development of Financial Statements and related analysis
Oversee payroll function
Maintain oversight over fixed assets

Responsibilities of Controller – Japanese / English Bilingual:

Minimum 2 years’ experience in accounting managing.
Ability to lead and motivate an accounting team.
Experience in managing big data and handling a variety of management tasks.
Strong knowledge of GAAP.
CPA or other relevant certifications.
High proficiency in Microsoft Office, accounting software and databases.
Excellent verbal and written communication in Japanese language.
Must be able to read and write Japanese kanji at a fluent level. (Note: our scale for kanji fluency is based on being able to read 75% or more of a standard Japanese newspaper.)
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or equivalent.

If you feel you can make positive contributions to our company, and think this is the right type of position for you, please don’t hesitate to send us your resume right away!

Direct applicants only. We do not accept any resumes from any third party organizations or other recruiters.

We screen ALL Candidates to verify the validity of each applicant. Upon submitting your resume, we will contact only those candidates that we deem qualified for our client. If we do not contact you, we do not see the fit for the position. If we are unable to reach you in a reasonable time frame, you will be eliminated from the pool of potential candidates. All offers are contingent on successful passing of screenings for criminal background / Social Security verification.

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Employment Type Full-time
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