Type of Position
We are seeking suitably qualified high performing professional to join and lead the Audit team.
The position reports to Senior Manager or Partner and will have direct responsibility for audit team as follows:
_Provide management for the performance of assurance procedures (audit, reviews, agreed upon procedures) on group financial reporting and local financial statements of clients active in various industries Maintain the highest technical and professional standard.
_Monitor and control auditing staff.
_Takes a leadership role in professional, business or community organizations.
_Coach, train and develop auditing staff to upgrade their knowledge.
_Participate in special assignments (consulting, financial due diligence, internal audit, etc.) and play a role in certain internal initiatives (marketing, compliance, training, etc.) at local and sometimes regional level.
What is appealing about a Career Path with Mazars
The successful candidate will be given a unique chance to:
– Participate to the fast development of Mazars in Japan
– Enjoy being part of the diverse multicultural Mazars community in Japan
– Experience a large variety of assignments and clients’ industries
– Attend regional training programs outside Japan
– Likely to be offered opportunities to move abroad and encouraged to do so.
What we are looking for in the Candidate
✓ 5+ years of external audit experience in a large accounting / audit firm
✓ Experience of Japanese reporting requirements
✓ Other experience outside audit will likely be considered advantageous
✓ Bachelor or Master degree not necessarily in accounting or commerce and either from a university in Japan or overseas
✓ Japanese CPA or a comparable qualification such as US CPA, ACCA, CTA, CFE, CIA,
The candidate must have a strong business orientated mind, enjoy developing business and have a strong desire and ability to communicate with clients at the highest level
Strong interpersonal, communication and project management skills including leading teams of at least 5 team members.
Very strong English skills are required. In addition, we value the knowledge of other languages as well.