Accountant (*NEW Hiring!)

Location: Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan

Department: Finance

Type: Part Time to Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Gengo is a rapidly growing business with important accounting needs. We are looking for a reliable and experienced accountant who will take charge of our daily bookkeeping and monthly financials, ensuring they are accurate and completed on time. Because healthy financials are critical to overall business health, this position comes with great responsibility. The ideal candidate also will be flexible and able to handle whatever comes their way.

If you're seeking an international workplace with an innovative and growing company, this is the opportunity for you.

Responsibilities and Duties:
- Issue invoices - Manage document files related to accounting and manage data
- Confirm payments
- Manage accounts payable and accounts receivable
- Handle internal settlements
- Support and prepare for internal audits and tax inquiries
- Support monthly closing duties
- Respond to phone calls

- The Official Business Skill Test in Bookkeeping 3rd Grade or higher or at least two years of experience in accounting office duties (Need to take a journal entry test)
- Word and Excel skills (Need to take an Excel formula test)
- The ability to respond to phone calls
- The ability to adjust to a flexible environment
- Japanese citizenship or work permit in Japan

- Japanese: business level or higher is a plus
- English: everyday conversation level or higher is a plus

Employment status:
- Regular employee

Salary and benefits:
- Salary hourly rates, etc.: negotiable based on experience, workstyle, and hours
- Hours of duty: negotiable
- Social security included (health insurance, welfare pension insurance, etc.)
- 10 days of paid leave in the first fiscal year, 7 sick days (paid leave) per year, birthday leave, and New Year holiday
- Welfare system called "Benefit Station"
- Language support for learning either English or Japanese during the first six months of employment (limited)
- Morning fruits, evening happy hour, etc. every Friday

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