Full time position at ZEPPELIN Inc. Tokyo, Japan
We are looking for an experienced and motivated Finance Analyst to join our ZEPPELIN Crew in Tokyo, Japan. We welcome forward-thinking, results-oriented planners, who can identify with Digital Innovation and related disciplines.
You will channel your financial expertise into a strategic leadership role to establish financial success for the company and its stakeholders. You will be responsible for managing finances, shaping investment strategies as well as overlooking prospective business ventures. This role is dedicated for bilingual candidates with international exposure and global perspectives.
[Role and Responsibilities]
Plan, implement, manage and govern all financial activities of ZEPPELIN. Direct and oversee accounting, finance, reporting, forecasting, strategic planning, deal analysis and negotiations, investor relationships and partnership compliance. Assist in formulating the company's future direction and support tactical initiatives.
This candidate brings at least 10+ years in progressively responsible financial leadership roles, preferably in ICT companies. As a seasoned strategist he/she not only understands current accounting practices and trends, but has proven experience raising capital and adapting to change.
Additional experience might include:
Proven success as the Finance Analyst in an entrepreneurial environment
Understanding of advanced accounting, regulatory issues, and tax planning
Control and evaluate the organization’s fundraising plans and capital structure
Working knowledge of raising capital beyond traditional lines of credit
Performing risk management by analyzing the organization’s liabilities and investments
Ensure cash flow is appropriate for the organization’s operations
Effectively and clearly communicate potential risks in a timely manner
Propose action plans to ensure that annual financial objectives are attained
Experience with mergers and acquisitions and investor relations
Proven experience building, mentoring, motivating and leading high performance teams and attracting and retaining top talent
Ensure compliance with the law and company’s policies
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills (in both Japanese and English)
Excellent time management and planning skills
Proven negotiation skills (including ability to resolve disputes)
Direct experience in preparation for an IPO would be a plus
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant fields
Native level of Japanese and fluency in English is required