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Japanese Bilingual Senior Accounting Manager

Gardena, CA, USA

Job Type

Full-Time; Direct-Hire; Hybrid Remote (Office commute once a week)

About the Role

Location: Gardena, CA (Hybrid remote; must be able to commute to Gardena office as needed)

Shift: Monday to Friday; 9:00am to 6:00pm (OT may be required)

Compensation: $90,000 - $100,000/YR (DoE); Exempt + benefits

Job duties include:

  • Monthly, weekly, and annual reconciliations; maintain organized and systematic records of all accounts

  • Create and maintain financial and accounting system reports for multiple locations

  • Ensure tax reporting and year-end closing is created and maintained accurately

  • Complete all necessary tax forms on a monthly/annual basis

  • Oversee and coordinate annual budget preparation and processing

  • Cash flow management

  • Special projects and creation of special reports, as requested

  • Work with and assist outside auditors by providing explanations of supporting documents and procedures and providing additional data and information when requested

  • Work closely with management and staff by fulfilling requests, resolving issues and/or providing requested information

  • Take necessary steps to keep management apprised of issues requiring immediate attention and/or resolution

  • Liaison with the Headquarters office overseas; communicate regularly with the office by providing required and/or requested reports and information.

  • Supervise accounting team members


  • Must be bilingual in Japanese/English

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance/Accounting

  • Must have at least 5+ years of experience in accounting as well as a managerial position

  • Understanding of US GAAP compliance, inventory, and project accounting

  • Exercise independent judgment and basic reasoning skills

  • Work independently with minimal supervision and guidance

  • Coordinate and complete multiple projects with oftentimes limited deadline dates

  • Follow-up skills, proactive, detail-oriented, and well organized

  • Ability to make suggestions and recommendations in identifying and developing more efficient processes, correcting errors, and efficient accounting procedures

  • Possess strong automated accounting system and spreadsheet experience

  • Ability to effectively apply accepted accounting practices and analyze complex accounting issues

  • Proficiency in MS Office. Advanced Excel skills required

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