Senior Accountant - Accounting & Tax

TMF Group
Tokyo, Japan
Competitive salary plus great benefits
26 Jan 2023
26 Feb 2023
Job role
Accountant, Tax
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

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TMF Group is a leading provider of critical administrative services, helping clients invest and operate safely around the world. We provide legal, financial and employee administration through TMF Group’s teams in 120 offices.


The Senior Accountant assists the Assistant Manager / Manager in daily deliverables to provide excellent service to clients. He/she may also be required to coach the junior staff in the department.


  • Maintains relationship with daily client contact;
  • Performs daily work with medium complexity, including preparation of payment instructions, maintaining cash position, closing full set of book, capital account, annual financial statements, profits tax returns with tax computations and other tailor made management reports/ financial analysis;
  • Assists in startup and accounting administration for new clients;
  • Performs more advanced data entry and quality document control;
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Degree holder with recognized accounting qualification or business related disciplines;
  • Over 2-3 years relevant experience in professional firms or multinationals;
  • Experience in accounting/payroll and banking procedures;
  • Sound knowledge of international and local accounting practices;
  • Proficient in Microsoft applications (e.g. Vlookup, IF, Pivot for Excel);
  • Preferred experience with accounting software (e.g. Bugyo, SAP, Dynamics, Oracle);
  • Good command in both spoken and written Japanese and English (TOEIC 750 or above).

What’s in it for you?

Pathways for career development

  • Work with colleagues and clients around the world on interesting and challenging work.
  • We provide internal career opportunities so you can take your career further within TMF
  • Continuous development is supported through global learning opportunities from the TMF Business Academy

Making an impact

  • You’ll be helping us to make the world a simpler place to do business for our clients
  • Through our corporate social responsibility program, you’ll also be making a difference in the communities where we work

A supportive environment

  • Strong feedback culture to help build an engaging workplace
  • Our inclusive work environment allows you to work from our offices around the world, as well as from home, helping you find the right work-life balance to perform at your best.

Applications close: 31 Mar 2023 Tokyo Standard Time

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