Flowserve Corporation Region Controller in Kashiwazaki City, Japan

Company Overview:

Flowserve is the recognized world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals, automation, and services to the power, oil, gas, chemical, and other industries. With more than 18,000 employees in more than 55 countries, we combine our global reach with a local presence.

Position Description:

  • Manage internal financial reporting and budgeting

  • Provide useful and timely financial reporting, including appropriate weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports

  • Analyze financial statement and communicate recommendations to the leadership team

  • Manage Accounting and Tax

  • Ensure policies and procedures for the corporation are in accordance with IFRS, as well as Japanese and GAAP, and in compliance with the international tax justifications

  • Oversee tax planning and tax management

  • Spearhead strategic planning and analysis

  • Collaborate with leadership team on annual/other planning process

  • Use data to drive business strategy

  • Conduct meaningful, proactive analysis to improve decision making at all levels of the Company

  • Initiate, analyze and provide recommendations regarding business development opportunities

  • Strengthen/Develop the finance team

  • Oversight of all activities of the Finance team

  • Develop Finance team’s skills so all members can partner effectively with the rest of the organization


Work closely with Division, Region and Japan EPO Sales & Operations in execution of product strategy reliable costing mechanism are primary financial objectives

  • Provide financial planning & analysis and all necessary financial reports for all Flowserve Japan sites to GM as a financial guidance to the business operation

  • Main driver and coordinator for EPO monthly business review

  • Lead and participate in regular finance and business update with EPO AP finance team

  • Ensuring financial information are reported in compliance with both US and Japan reporting requirement

  • Work with control and compliance team and to partnership with other Japan controller and share service team (if necessary):

  • promoting efficiency and effectiveness of the Internal Control in the operations

  • effective and efficient use of shared finance resources in ensuing smooth running of the accounting department, month end closing, cooperating with Internal Audit and managing of Japan statutory audit

  • timely regular tax filing

  • annual Japan Statutory annual report and statutory annual company inspection

  • Working capital control

  • Periodical cash flow forecasting

  • Annual budgeting and regular forecasting

  • Work closely with senior management in identifying potential business opportunity to grow & sustain Flowserve EPO business in Japan

Position Requirements:

  • Demonstrated ability in all aspects of financial planning, accounting, cost control and analysis in an international manufacturing business environment

  • Highly analytical, commercially minded with strong financial judgment.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, potential to develop into strong leadership role with strong sense to work as a business partner with senior management

  • University degree in Accounting and CPA or chartered accountant

  • Minimum 6 years as Finance Manager/Controller in multinationals with no less than 10 years’ experience in manufacturing environment.

  • Strong cost accounting knowledge and experience

  • Hands-on experience in budgeting process and financial analysis

  • Knowledge of US GAAP

  • IFRS will be an advantage

  • Knowledge of ERP system is a must and Oracle system is an advantage

  • Strong in Excel spreadsheet skill

  • Fluent in English and Native Japanese level

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Region Controller

Primary Posting Location:

Kashiwazaki City, JP

Percentage of Approximate Travel Required:


Job Posting Category:

Finance & Accounting

Employment Type:

Full time

Relocation Eligible:


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