Senior Finance Analyst Senior Finance Analyst …

Specialized Group
in Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan
Permanent, Full time
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Negotiable
Specialized Group
in Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Negotiable
This is an exciting opportunity for you to play a key role providing financial control and analysis to a significant part of company. You will be business partnering with the Commercial teams and working across all the Content Operation, providing timely financial analysis & control. The candidate will be responsible for setting mid-long financials goals, budgets & forecasts, supporting internal stakeholders, monthly reporting and assessing new opportunities.



As Senior Finance Analyst, you'll have the opportunity to:

    • Reporting and Performance Reviews


Support the Finance Manager on reporting, such as Weekly Trading Updates and Monthly Performance Reviews

    • Cost Management


Ensure regional management keep within their cost budgets - proactive tracking, measurement, forecasting, challenge, and support

    • Business Strategy


Assist on evaluating, negotiating & contracting new opportunities and expansion requirements. This will include, but not be limited to, analysing production and programming costs, forming business cases, capex, rights opportunities and multi-channel sales expansion strategies

    • Culture of governance


Help maintain a strong culture of governance and control across the business
You'll be set up for success if you have:

    • Pro-active and have an ability to operate in ambiguous and changing situations with multiple (at times conflicting) stakeholders to deliver results and meet deadlines
    • Excellent communication and organisational / collaboration skills with ability to interact with those outside of finance including senior leaders to deliver preferred outcomes
    • Ability to partner with the business across a range of disciplines, including Local EVP, Subscription, DS&I, Strategy, Accounting, Tax teams
    • Strong commercial awareness and strategic/business acumen
    • Good foundational understanding of finance, including financial reporting, budgeting, forecasting, and modelling
    • Fluent in English and Japanese
    • Passion to work on a tech, media/telco and sports environment


Even better if you have:

    • Degree educated or relevant finance qualification
    • Finance experience within a fast growing / global business
    • Knowledge of local legal, tax and accounting laws and standards
    • Experience working with business intelligence/analytics software e.g. Tableau
    • Finance systems knowledge (Oracle preferred)& financial modelling understanding

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