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Job ID : 1315126 Date Updated : October 5th, 2022

Revenue Accountant, Japan

Hiring Company AVEVA K.K
Location Tokyo - 23 Wards, Minato-ku
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary Negotiable, based on experience

Job Description

Role summary

The Revenue Accountant has responsibility for the financial control of revenue contracts for all Japan operations.

Reporting to the Sr Finance Manager, the Revenue Accountant is part of a small in-house commercial finance team which is supported by a shared service centre. At AVEVA the commercial finance function has full ownership for the entity ledgers, accounting, tax, compliance, treasury and reporting.

Good controllership of revenue at AVEVA means a focus on the accuracy of our data, thorough understanding of our commercial contracts and go-to-market methods, adherence to internal controls, timely reporting of results to Group, and engagement with the wider Finance Operations team to continuously improve our processes and controls.

Revenue Management

• Manage and interface with the shared service centre and Order Entry function, taking full responsibility for the deliverables

• Review of revenue in accordance with the master chart of accounts and dimensional structure of the enlarged Group

• Keep up to date with Oracle functionality and process updates

• Providing specialised on ground support for AR collection

• Develop and document revenue processes and controls, identify opportunities for improvement

• Reconciliation between Salesforce and ledgers (FDW) for deals closed and revenue recognised

• Business partnering with Sales function and preparation of Revenue forecast/ budgeting

• Review of forecast revenue against actuals and reporting of variance analysis

Revenue accounting

• Finance support for commercial deal review and structuring

• Review of large and complex contracts in accordance with IFRS15, and working with the Group Revenue team on areas of accounting complexity

• Working on complex deal revenue recognition and writing of accounting papers

• Responsible for the monthly revenue close cycle to ensure accurate and timely revenue reporting

• Review of contract balances (contract assets, liabilities and debtors), ensuring that balances are accurate and they represent true picture and they unwind in accordance with forecast and IFRS 15 requirements

• Analytical review of contract balances and revenue, providing analysis as required to Group

• Working closely with the Finance, sales and operations stakeholders to help them understand revenues booked in the local ledger


• Ensuring compliance with the Group’s internal control framework, and enhancing those controls where necessary with reference to revenue

• Preparation for internal audit and responding to requests

• External audit liaison and compliance

• Reconciliation of revenue for per IFRS and Local GAAP

• Reconciliation of Revenue with IFRS/ Local GAAP/ tax returns

• Working closely with I2C SSC for resolving customer invoicing issues as and when escalated

Other duties

• Any other accounting and finance tasks as required to support the Japan business operations

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 6 years
Career Level Mid Career
Minimum English Level Business Level
Minimum Japanese Level Native
Minimum Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Visa Status Permission to work in Japan required

Required Skills

• Around 5 years related experience in accounting/ revenue accounting/ financial analysis. 

Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards, Minato-ku

Work Conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary Negotiable, based on experience
Salary Bonuses Bonuses paid on top of indicated salary.

Job Category

  • Accounting > Financial & Management Accounting
  • Accounting > Accounting - General
  • Accounting > Analysis & Planning
Hiring Company Information


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Company Details

Company Type Small/Medium Company (300 employees or less) - International Company
Non-Japanese Ratio (Almost) All Japanese

Company Description

AVEVA is a global leader in engineering and industrial software driving digital transformation across the entire asset and operational life cycle of capital-intensive industries.

AVEVA creates industrial software that inspires people to shape the future. From water and energy to food and infrastructure, our solutions turn opportunities into business value. We work with our customers and harness the power of our ecosystem to deliver solutions across the asset and operations lifecycles. We use collaborative innovation to empower people and industries, enabling the planet to thrive.

There are 4,500 of our people in more than 40 countries who challenge themselves and each other to create and improve the transformative technology our customers need. With our help, industries across the world can make a positive difference to the lives of people everywhere.

We take pride in our core values and the diversity of our people, valuing the unique experience and expertise that people from different backgrounds bring to our business. At AVEVA, we’re all about Limitless possibilities. Are you?


1998年に設立されたアヴィバ株式会社は、日本の主要なプラント会社、造船会社を顧客とし、強固な業務関係を築き上げてきました。日本国内におけ る経験豊富な弊社のコンサルタントチームは、アヴィバソリューションを利用する顧客の生産性を最大限に高めるために、充実したサポートを提供しています。