Accountant- Japanese Speaking

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  • Location:

    Atlanta, United States

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Contact:

    Steve Whiting

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Our client is a global leader in the leisure industry providing products that are universally known. They wish to hire an Accountant that is bilingual/Japanese.

Essential daily duties include:-

  • Prepare, review, analyze and maintain various journal entries during month end closing     
  • Resolve accounting discrepancies and irregularities
  • Prepare, develop, simplify and standardize the monthly analysis of selected balance sheet and income statement for efficiency in accordance with GAAP and J Sox compliance
  • Support and assist the whole accounting team for financial analysis and proper treatment of various accounting complex
  • Prepare selected analytical schedules on a quarterly, semi-annually  and annually  basis for the external auditors
  • Work with all levels of  staff and management to identify and resolve financial reporting
  • Provide accounting assistance to projects and operations management; response to financial questions/concerns to meet business needs
  • Prepare other reconciliation of revenue, cost, expense and accruals variance analysis as needed
  • Serve as a liaison between A/R and Credit to resolve issues and ensure systems are maintained and continuously updated to ensure efficiency

Job Requirements:-

  • Bachelors' Degree in Accounting
  • 3+ years Accounts Receivable or General Accounting experience
  • Sales & Use Tax experience is a plus
  • Demonstrated knowledge of basic accounting and budget principles
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Ability to speak, read, write and understand English & Japanese
  • Ability to manage own workload and adjust priorities to meet deadlines