Management Regional Controlling and Reporting – German speaker (m/f)


  • Responsible for directing internal accounting process, monthly management reporting, monthly forecasting, annual budgeting, and ad hoc value-added analysis such as completing tasks and producing reports that inform senior management about financial decisions related to general company operations. Coverage includes subsidiary in Germany, France, UK and additional countries.
  • Key contact between Japan HQ Finance team for all Finance reporting requirements in Japanese and English
  • Drive internal controls, Kaizen and process standardization projects to align with Global Finance initiatives
  • Assess operating methods, procedures, and processes and recommend improvements
  • Stay in close touch with international subsidiaries and visit regularly to discuss financial matters, get input on current situation and communicate HQ strategy
  • Ensure timely accounting as well as detailed reporting at all times and function as contact window for Japan HQ for additional explanations
  • Present results and give recommendations to senior management by analyzing complex information, identify key points, and forming a perceptive viewpoint
  • Communicate effectively (Japanese/English) and manage pro-actively to guarantee smooth processes and successful projects


  • Degree in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration, or a related discipline,
  • Experience in a managerial function responsible for accounting, budgeting and financial analysis providing senior management with key analysis reports
  • Broad experience in an international and control/process conscious environment
  • skilled in risk management and financial data analysis.
  • Advanced MS-Excel, Access and SAP skills are required
  • Fluent written and spoken English and German
  • Demonstrated versatility to think strategically while maintaining detail orientation and a high level of organization when necessary
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and a proven track record of implementing strategic initiatives
  • Internationally experienced and open minded personality with preferable experience in Japanese company



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