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Company Name Nippon Recruitment
Location Amsterdam
Job Title / Position VP Finance & Operations, Amsterdam (993) Fluency in Japanese and English
About the job

Job description

You will oversee the entire operations of the company together with the Managing Director. Your job responsibilities will be fairly broad, with a particular focus on the following areas. As VP Finance & Operation, you are expected to be:

• Preparing monthly/quarterly/annual financial statements by supervising the Administrative Coordinator
• Reporting monthly/quarterly/annual financial statements to the headquarters
• Managing the company’s cash flow (i.e. bank account, cash in- outflow)
• Developing and maintaining IT systems for accounting operations and workflow management
• Supporting SCM operations, including warehouse vendor management and inbound/outbound administration
• Supporting sales administration operations by checking sales documents
• Developing annual/long-term business plans (financial models) and monitoring progress together with the Managing Director
• Managing entire HR operations, such as recruitment and contract drafting
• Overseeing the drafting of commercial contracts together with Business Development members and lawyers
• Developing and maintaining the company’s internal regulations, and monitor company-wide compliance

About the employer

Company information

Our customer is a leading manufacturer of Personal Electric Vehicles. These products are being manufactured in Asia, EMEA sales are being lead from the Amsterdam-office, the global HQ is located in Japan.


Job requirements

In order to qualify for this versatile and challenging position, required are at least the following criteria:

• Fluent in English and Japanese, both written and oral
• Advanced accounting and finance knowledge (CPA holders are welcomed)
• At least 2 years of experience in business operation or business development in addition to some years of experience in accounting and finance
• Integrity to handle confidential information with care
• Strong organizational. analytical and problem-solving skills
• Able to start working on 1 January 2021 (or 1 February 2021 at the latest)

What we offer

Depends on the market

How to apply

Are you looking for this broad and challenging role? Please send your CV to (Ms.) Izumi Sawada ( or call: + 31 6 3013 7769.

Other remarks

VISA sponsorship may be possbile.

PUBLISHED: 16/09/2020 · UPDATED: 16/09/2020