Business Controller with Project Finance responsibilities
Conveniently located in central Tokyo
Plenty of growth and development opportunities
About Our Client
The client is the water division of the world's largest supplier of water services.
The company operates in over 60 countries across the globe, employing more than 90,000 workers worldwide and serving completely or partly about 60 metropolitan areas.
In Japan, the company has been around since 2002 and operates 90% of its business in cooperation with municipalities. In 2015, they launched their energy business in Japan and have a Biomass plant in Aomori that began its operations in December 2015.
-Provide financial support to business development teams, including financial modelling for new projects, coordination of financial/tax due diligence, M&A financial supervision and project structuring
-Manage financial analysis of monthly performance of some business units and Group reporting, coordinate budget / forecast process, identify and follow-up business improvements or cost savings plans.
The Successful Applicant
-At least 5 years of experience in management control or management accounting, and/or project finance
-Fluent in both Japanese and English
-Good IT literacy; intermediate - advanced Excel, SAP experience
-CPA and/or MBA would be preferable
What's on Offer
-Biggest water management company in the world
-Expanding in the energy sector - Renewable energy, Biomass energy
-Very diversified work culture having a mix of Japanese nationals and foreign nationalities in the office
-They are heavily investing in Japan and hence also expanding their business in the country