Japanese Bilingual Bookkeeper (1032)

Hackensack, NJ, USA

Job Type

Full-Time; Direct-Hire

About the Role

Location: Hackensack, NJ

Compensation: starting from $50,000/YR + benefits Employment Status: Full-Time; Direct-Hire

Job duties include:

This position is responsible for market research and identifying new business/investment opportunities.

  • Record day to day financial transactions and complete the posting process

  • Verify that transactions are recorded in the correct day book, suppliers ledger, customer ledger and general ledger

  • Bring the books to the trial balance stage

  • Perform partial checks of the posting process

  • Complete tax forms

  • Enter data, maintain records and create reports and financial statements

  • Process accounts receivable/payable and handle payroll in a timely manner


• Must be bilingual in Japanese/English

• Proven bookkeeping experience

• Solid understanding of basic bookkeeping and accounting payable/receivable principles

• Proven ability to calculate, post and manage accounting figures and financial records

• Data entry skills along with a knack for numbers

• Hands-on experience with spreadsheets and proprietary software

• Proficiency in English and in MS Office

• Customer service orientation and negotiation skills

• High degree of accuracy and attention to detail