GL Accountant - Japanese Speaking (MSTH)

03_Professionals (commercial)

Scope of responsibilities: Lead and ensure accounting operation and reporting of 1-2 Japanese legal entities of MAHLE in order to maintain the reliability of financial statements and efficiency of the operation process.


Scope of functions:

  1. Timely and accurate preparation and maintenance of all financial statements and internal reports complying with group requirement, German GAAP, IFRS and Japan GAAP with updating new accounting and tax rules.
  2. Ensure monthly and quarterly closing process and high quality of accounting report package.
  3. Well-manage external and internal auditors.
  4. External contacts include:
  • MAHLE affiliates on all interco reconciliations.
  • Thailand shared service team members (time to time).
  • BU controller, manager in Japan on joint topics, starting with accurals, company valuations and so on.
  • External auditors on audit planning and excution.


Experiences, skills and competencies:

  • Successful experience in an international environment and hands on approach.
  • 10 years+ accounting experience.
  • nglish at fluent levels is necessary. Japanese N2.
  • Holding a CPA and/or licensed tax accountant is a strong plus.
  • Attention to detail, yet ability to maintain an “80/20” mindset.
  • Fast learner and adapt change quickly.
  • Excellent interpersonal skill and comfortable to work with multinational and multi-cultural teams.
  • Intermediate/advance level of Microsoft Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Hands on experience in SAP is strong plus.
  • Work 2 days in the office and 3 days WFH.



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Facts about the job

Entry level:  Experienced hires
Part- / Full-time:  Full Time
Functional area:  Finance Accounting & Controlling
Department:  Services

Samut Prakan, TH

Company:  MAHLE Services (TH)

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