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<IKEA Japan> Project Controller for Expansion (2 years)

Chiba, Chiba - Explore location Business Development Full Time

Job description

WHY WE WILL LOVE YOU

• Fluent in Japanese
• Resident in Japan
• Broad knowledge of the IKEA concept, its Brand identity, Culture & Values and strategic directions.
• Comprehensive knowledge of IKEA business, its market and industry; knowledge of Ingka group's core business operations and key interactions between businesses/functions.
• Broad knowledge of Ingka’s business, financial and operational processes, their inter-dependencies and how to work through them.
• Good knowledge of the measurement, processing and communication of financial information regarding economic entities, which aims to document the organizations’ resource management.
• Good knowledge of Ingka’s accounting and financial reporting rules, standards and manuals, along with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and General Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
• Energized by increasing customer value, driving business growth and contributing to overall success and results through people.
• Inspired by working together in an everchanging multi-dimensional environment.

A DAY IN YOUR LIFE WITH US

• Support and educate the business with setting up and maintaining the financial structures to follow-up project cost and performance and support decision making in line with global frameworks.
• In close cooperation Business Navigation, create insight in project costs and performance and support business steering.
• Perform variance analysis, reviewing and challenging reported actuals and forecasts and first level of commentary.
• Coordinate detailed project budget, forecasts and cost/benefit follow up against business case.
• Work closely together with the local and/or centralised Accounting & Reporting Operations to ensure relevant, complete, accurate and timely Accounting and Financial and Management reporting based on standard global frameworks and local legal requirements.
• Work with the Group framework teams and functional leadership to minimise deviations from standard global frameworks for business needs and compliance reasons and secure effective ways of working.
• Contributes to global projects to develop financial operations and reporting.
• Work with the line manager or management team about identified risk and audit finding issues.

TOGETHER AS A TEAM

The Group Financial Controlling team leads the Financial Controlling Function providing support to the three core-businesses IKEA Retail, Ingka Centres and Ingka Investments.

This position will report to Establishment manager.

QUESTIONS AND SUPPORT? LET'S CONNECT!

SO recruiter / Misue Toda: misue.toda2@ingka.ikea.com