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Friday, December 24, 2021
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* Chiyoda-Ku - Tokyo - Japan

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology for all, so we spend our time building a society that’s brighter and more inclusive. And we go big. No, not big—huge. 

We’re a US$60 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company serving customers in 180 markets around the world. Focused on a bold vision to deliver smarter technology for all, we are developing world-changing technologies that power (through devices and infrastructure) and empower (through solutions, services and software) millions of customers every day and together create a more inclusive, trustworthy and sustainable digital society for everyone, everywhere. 

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

Position Title: Chief Accountant – Lenovo Japan & NECPC & DCG Japan_

Report To: AP Chief accountant, LBS Accounting (located in China)

Dotted Report To: Japan CFO

People Management: Yes – 4

Work Location: Akihabara office

Management Responsibilities

•Lead and manage team on the chief accounting operation, ensure all team members deliver their tasks and achieve KPIs. 

•Manage local team in Japan and work with extended team of subordinates in remote locations (Dalian).

•Responsible for people development, training, and successor plan, organization transformation to adopt changing environment.

•Identify and initiate continuous improvement opportunities

Operation Responsibilities

•Closing period control and review for both of Lenovo entity and NECPC

•Review with CFO for periodic Balance Sheet and compliance/ control risk

•Operation review & governance with CoS (BPO vendor Accenture located in Chennai, India and Dalian, China) resources.

•Manage NECPC statutory audit, review the statutory filling file prepared by team members , perform the Lenovo Japan statutory filling report.

•Business Partner with finance /business, to ensure the successful delivery of services to accounting’s customers.   

•Internal audit and group audit support  

•Continuous Improvement Initiatives

•Project support of process improvement, system enhancement and adhoc report 

Experience Requirements

•More than 8 years working experiences in Accounting domain

•Team lead experience required

•“Big 4” or MNC experience preferred

•SAP experience preferred

•International background preferred

Skill Requirements

• Strong accounting knowledge on the JGaap and IFRS

• CPA (either US CPA or Japanese CPA is fine) preferred. 日商簿記検定1級preferred.

• High level of attention to accuracy and detail.

• High analytic and reporting skills

• High communication skill

•Fluent oral and written English & Japanese

•Familiar with SAP FICO

•Good at Microsoft office, especially at Excel and PPT

•Self motivated and be able to motivate team.

•Able to work under pressure. Able to handle multiple tasks and stay organized


•Bachelor is required

•Major in business and economic will be preferred

* Chiyoda-Ku - Tokyo - Japan