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Job ID : 1425145 Date Updated : February 27th, 2024
WFH, flex time, performance bonus etc.

税務Director | Tax Director 15M ~ 20M | 35代 ~ 50代

Location Tokyo - 23 Wards
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 15 million yen ~ 20 million yen

Work Style

Remote Work and WFH Minimal Overtime Flex Time

Job Description

This position is responsible to support and work closely with the VP-Taxes, APAC region for maximizing the profitability of company entities predominantly operating in Japan and Korea, through effective tax advisories and planning, and support on audits of the tax authorities.

Over time, the candidate may also be required to support other markets (e.g. Singapore).

a) To provide effective tax advice and planning ideas.

b) Evaluate tax reduction opportunities or tax exposures and recommend changes/solutions.

c) Support tax compliance team to recommend the most advantageous tax positions to be taken on tax returns.

d) Ensure that the most advantageous positions are taken on audits by local tax authorities; negotiate with relevant authorities for optimal outcome.

e) Analyze pending local tax legislation to ensure relevant cost/benefits are correctly assessed; develop and implement lobbying strategies.

f) Assist in ensuring company's compliance with tax laws by providing advice on requirements, and support final review of returns for technical accuracy.

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 3 years
Career Level Executive
Minimum English Level Fluent
Minimum Japanese Level Fluent
Minimum Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Visa Status Permission to work in Japan required

Required Skills

  • College / university degree, graduate degree or certifications desirable, with 5+ years of experience in Japanese taxation. A Japan CPA, and preferably a Zeirishi (registered tax agent), with degree in tax or accountancy, or law preferred.
  • Primarily have sound working knowledge of the Japan tax system and requirements.
  • Knowledgeable about local and GAAP accounting rules.
  • Familiar with Japan’s tax laws and related rules. Knowledge of tax laws of other Asian countries is an advantage .
  • Must be highly analytical and able to creatively apply tax rules to business situations to achieve positive results, while assuring full compliance with applicable laws.
  • Must have good partnership & negotiation skills.
  • Must be a self-starter with solid leadership skills, and high integrity and ethics. Can work independently with high effectiveness.


Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards

Work Conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 15 million yen ~ 20 million yen
Salary Bonuses Bonuses paid on top of indicated salary.
Work Hours 9:30~18:00 実働7.5 時間、休憩60 分
Holidays (休日): 土、日、祝日
Industry Other (Banking and Financial Services)

Job Category

  • Accounting and Finance > Treasury, Taxation
  • Accounting and Finance > Other (Accounting and Finance)
  • Accounting and Finance > Accounting

Company Details

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