Brown-Forman Finance Analyst in Tokyo, Japan
We currently have a great opportunity for an experienced Finance Analyst to join our Finance team based out of Tokyo, Japan.
Work with World’s leading liquor brands
Must have Bilingual skills (English/Japanese)
Fun & supportive culture
For nearly 150 years, Brown-Forman Corporation has enriched the experience of life by responsibly building fine quality beverage alcohol brands, including Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey, Jack Daniel’s & Cola, Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey, Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Fire, Gentleman Jack, Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel, Finlandia, el Jimador, Woodford Reserve, Old Forester, Coopers’ Craft, Chambord, BenRiach, GlenDronach, Slane and Fords Gin. Brown-Forman’s brands are supported by approximately 4,700 employees and sold in more than 170 countries worldwide.
Your new role:
We currently have a great opportunity for an experienced Finance Analyst to join our Finance team based out of Tokyo. Reporting to the Finance Manager you will be managing day-to-day accounting matters in a timely and accurate manner. You will be responsible for managing the administration of the country operation with supervision of the Finance Manager. You will assist in preparation of monthly management reports (including P&L and GL), annual financial statements and tax returns .
Duties & Responsibilities:
- Daily & monthly Finance Responsibilities
-Prepare vouchers for vendor payments and expense reports
-Coordinate expense reports supported by Concur
-Generate weekly / monthly depletions / inventory reports
- Quarterly Finance Responsibilities:
-Assist with SG&A Projection preparation and reporting
-Assist in A&P and rebate Reconciliation
- Annual Finance Responsibilities
-Budgets – assist with preparation of budgets and input into Jedox.
-Assist in Tax Return – preparation, review with the accounting firm
- Office Facilities & Support
-Manage all office facilities, supplies, and equipment
-Liaise with building management on the upkeep of office areas
Qualifications & Requirements:
● Accounting qualifications (Nissho Book-keeping 2
● 3-5 yrs experience in a similar role
● Ability to work under constant deadlines
● Superior oral and written communications skills – English
● Excellent PC skills in Excel
● Experience in the FMCG or liquor industry
● Knowledge of SAP or similar accounting software
● Knowledge of Yayoi Kaikei or similar accounting software
Brown-Forman believes that everyone should be their authentic selves in our workplace. We strive to create an inclusive culture that empowers individuals to contribute their uniqueness. Together, our diversity is what makes our business great.
We are an equal opportunity employer, supporting a diverse and inclusive workplace. We recently won the AHRI 2018 Award for LGBTI Inclusion and the Australian LGBTI 2018 Award for Organization of the Year. We encourage applications from all backgrounds.
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Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.
Business Area: Global Finance
Req ID: JR-00001057