Location: Japan - Tokyo
Salary: 6000000 - 9000000 JPY
Job Function: Financial Planning & Analysis
Reference: JO-180311-149021
Industry: Life Sciences & Healthcare
Sub-Industry: Pharmaceuticals
Our client is a looking for an experienced FP&A professional who can play a key role in enabling the further growth of one our client's main divisions. 

  • Develop detailed financial forecasts incorporating historic, trended and current business information
  • Monitor functional and departmental spending versus budget by highlighting material variances using system generated detail and trend reports.
  • Prepare journal entries and assist in month end close as needed to ensure proper accounting at the functional and departmental level.
  • Prepare and distribute financial reports and packages by gathering and analyzing information related to current performance.
  • Perform financial analysis, as directed by management, and recommend alternatives courses of action by utilizing appropriate financial tools.
  • Evaluate new business opportunities, potential acquisitions, new products, tax planning and spending initiatives by modeling alternative financial scenarios (e.g. revenues, profitability etc).
  • Prepare sensitivity analysis impact on revenue, expenses and profitability by modeling changes in key variables (recommending appropriate course of action).

  • You will need to be able to prioritize work assignments, working under minimal supervision, and exercise judgement in selecting innovative, practical methods to achieve problem resolution.
  • You are expected to have experience in similar roles in FP&A,
  • You have good Excel skills.