Japanese Speaking Accountant / Finance Assistant (Part time)

TitleJapanese Speaking Accountant / Finance Assistant (Part Time – 24 hours per week)Salary£18,000 per annum (24 hours for ProRata GBP 30K)Job profileA Japanese global Culture Home are looking for an Accountant / Finance Assistant.JOB DESCRIPTIONKEY DUTIES• Undertake clerical duties e.g. filing, etc.• Process all invoices in a timely manner with great attention to detail• Ensure proper escalation, prioritisation, and remediation of issues so no backlogs occur• Ensuring all invoices are approved in accordance with our internal processes• Preparation and review of payment runs as required• Reconcile supplier accounts and review all supplier statements• Liaise with suppliers and project managers to resolve issues• Working as part of a team to assist with the raising of sales invoices• Assist with the month-end close including processing of accounting journals and reconciliations (inc. bank) as required• Assistance with ad hoc finance projects as they arise• Deal with ad hoc queries as necessaryPROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS• Holders of a finance-related bachelor’s degree or equivalent from an accredited college or university is preferred• At least one year of experience in a finance or accounts-based roleCAPABILITIES• Excellent written and spoken English, proficient to high business language standard• Japanese language skills are advantageous• Excellent excel skills including pivot tables and vlookup.• Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills• Excellent time management skills, including ability to prioritise and work to strict deadlines• Proactive, self-starter attitude; helping to improve processes and reduce likelihood of errorsLocationLondonHoursMon – Friday 0900am – 0600pmVisaEligible to work in the UK without any restrictionAbout our clientJapanese global culture home