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Job ID : 1292413 Date Updated : December 8th, 2023

Mazars Tax Corporation - Tax Senior /税務シニアスタッフ

Hiring Company Mazars Japan K.K.
Location Tokyo - 23 Wards
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 5 million yen ~ Negotiable, based on experience

Work Style

Remote Work and WFH Casual Clothing Flex Time

Job Description

Mazars is a leading international audit, tax and advisory firm, aspiring to build the economic foundations of a fair and prosperous world. Operating as a united partnership, Mazars works as one integrated team, leveraging expertise, scale and cultural understanding to deliver exceptional and tailored services in audit and accounting, as well as tax, financial advisory, consulting and legal services*. 
Founded in Europe, Mazars is present in over 90 countries and territories, with 40,400 professionals – 24,400 in our integrated partnership, 16,000 via the Mazars North America Alliance – dedicated to helping clients make the most of business opportunities and operate with confidence. 
 *where permitted under applicable country laws.

Mazars Japan
Mazars Japan is a Tokyo-based provider of auditing, tax, accounting and advisory services with a difference.
Mazars has been established in Japan for over 25 years and has a particular niche servicing foreign companies in Japan, as well as increasingly assisting Japanese companies both in Japan and also with their expansion overseas. Mazars is now an alternative choice of high quality international CPA firms in Japan.
On one hand, Mazars is able to service its large international clients with assurance and dedicated tax services. On the other hand, Mazars is an important provider of a one stop outsourcing services, helping companies establish their businesses at the beginning and then helping them improve their performance over a longer time span.


Duties and Responsibilities
• Review and/or prepare Japanese corporate, consumption and individual tax returns mainly for the inbound businesses.
• Coach and supervise junior staff, providing on-the-job training, allocating work, and reviewing their output.
• Responsible for effective planning, execution and completion of tax advisory engagements.
• Proactively interact with key client management to gather information, resolve tax-related problems and make recommendations for business and process improvements.
• Gain understanding of client operations and business objectives.
• Continuously updating own knowledge about Japanese tax and international tax.
• Perform other ad-hoc duties as necessary.

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 3 years
Career Level Mid Career
Minimum English Level Business Level (Amount Used: English usage about 50%)
Minimum Japanese Level Native
Minimum Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Visa Status Permission to work in Japan required

Required Skills

・日本国公認会計士試験合格者:ただし会計事務所、税理士法人での税務経験(目安:3年以上) に限る

3-5 years’ experience in Japanese Corporate Tax compliance work (ideally including Individual Income Tax-related work) in an accounting firm

CPTA (“Zeirishi”) license OR working towards license with certain subjects passed
JCPA successful candidate with over three years’ experience of tax work at a accounting firm

- Fluent Japanese
- Business level English, or motivated to learn English communication skill

The Tax Manager is responsible for delivering high quality of tax advisory service in multiple engagements and responsible for supervising tax compliance work, including corporate tax return and individual tax return, prepared by staffs.

Educational Background

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent


  • Probation period: 3 months 
  • Possibility of salary raise depending on Annual performance evaluation
  • Flex-time work system (Core time: 10:30 to 16:30) including Work from Home option
  • Training with internal and external trainers
  • Support and other incentives to employees studying for professional qualifications

Interview Process

  • First interview with Managers
  • Second interview with Partner
  • Tests of Excel knowledge, Accounting and Japanese Tax

Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards

Work Conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 5 million yen ~ Negotiable, based on experience
Job Division TAX

Job Category

  • Consulting and Certified Professions > Financial Consulting
  • Accounting and Finance > Financial Planning and Analysis
  • Consulting and Certified Professions > Business Strategy Consulting
  • Accounting and Finance > Corporate Finance, Financial Controller
  • Accounting and Finance > Treasury, Taxation