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Senior Financial Officer – Hybrid Work (Japanese-speaking)

About This Position…

Are you an experienced finance professional looking to elevate your career with a prestigious global Japanese investment and international trading company in Sydney CBD?

We are currently seeking dedicated Finance Officers with 3-5 years of experience to join our client’s dynamic team. This is your chance to excel in the world of finance with a flexible work arrangement tailored to your lifestyle.



  • Career Advancement: Join a global industry leader and embark on a journey of professional development in a supportive environment, positioning yourself for a thriving finance career.
  • Work-Life Balance: Enjoy the flexibility to work from home while maintaining a strong foundation through initial on-the-job training in the office, followed by the option for a hybrid work arrangement.
  • Competitive Compensation: Receive a competitive annual salary with superannuation, plus the potential for performance-based bonuses, reaping the benefits of your dedication.
  • Diverse Responsibilities: Immerse yourself in the dynamic world of finance, where you’ll handle a wide spectrum of responsibilities, including wire transfers, trade finance, and more. This role will challenge and reward your well-honed skills.
  • Global Network: Join a company with a robust global presence and an esteemed reputation, gaining exposure to international business operations and a wealth of opportunities.”

What does your next role look like?

As a Finance Officer, your responsibilities will include:

  • Strategic Financial Transactions: Manage online wire transfers, ensuring the smooth and efficient movement of funds while optimising cost-effectiveness.
  • Cash Management: Oversee SAP cash receipts, maintaining accurate records and reconciling financial data to support cash flow management.
  • Advanced Financial Instruments: Execute money market transactions and handle Forex contracts and journals with proficiency, leveraging your expertise to mitigate risks and maximize returns.
  • Trade Finance Expertise: Play a key role in trade finance processing, facilitating international trade transactions and managing documentation with precision.
  • Banking Operations: Monitor and reconcile daily bank transactions, ensuring accurate and up-to-date financial records.
  • Financial Reporting: Prepare fund management reports to provide insights into investment performance, liquidity, and risk management, contributing to informed decision-making.
  • Treasury Management: Maintain treasury outstanding summaries, effectively managing cash and liquidity positions to support the organisation’s financial goals.
  • Credit Analysis: Procure and analyse credit reports, offering valuable insights to support credit risk assessment and credit limit management.
  • Administrative Support: Provide general administrative support to the finance team, including record-keeping, document management, and process optimisation.

A little about you…

  • Collaborative Team Player: You excel in a team environment and demonstrate a mature, proactive, and cooperative personality. – You’ve gained experience working effectively with colleagues from diverse backgrounds and can contribute positively to a collaborative work culture.
  • Adaptable and Resourceful: You are highly adaptable and ready to take on additional responsibilities when necessary. – You’ve developed a track record of successfully navigating change and are comfortable taking on new challenges as they arise.
  • Experienced Finance Professional: You have up to 5 years of experience in finance, indicating your commitment to building a career in the field. – You’ve acquired practical knowledge and skills that make you well-equipped to handle a range of financial responsibilities.
  • Educational Background: A Bachelor’s degree in finance or related fields is a requirement. While prior experience in corporate treasury is preferred, your 3-5 years of finance experience will demonstrate your ability to contribute effectively to the team.
  • Language Proficiency: You have fluency in English, both spoken and written, allowing you to effectively communicate with international colleagues and partners.
  • Japanese Language Skills: Proficiency in Japanese is preferred, though not mandatory. If you possess Japanese language skills, it’s a strong advantage, given the global nature of the company and its operations.
  • Broad and Shallow Scope: You don’t need deep expertise in a specific finance field. Instead, you are a proactive and adaptable professional willing to take on a broad range of responsibilities, making a meaningful impact in various areas of finance.


Candidates must have the right to work in Australia


You’ll be based in the heart of Sydney CBD, a thriving hub of business and culture, providing a vibrant work environment.

Working Hour…

Your work schedule is designed for a balanced life – from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday, ensuring your weekends are free to relax and recharge.

Salary range…

Competitive market-based compensation package, including base salary, superannuation, and performance-based bonuses.

Working flexibility…

Initially in-office training for 6-8 weeks, then hybrid work options.

Start From…

Your next career chapter commences in January 2024, offering you ample time to prepare for this exciting opportunity.

Application due date…

All applications must be submitted by November 19, 2023. *Please be advised that application may be closed before the due date depending on the recruitment situation.

What this opportunity offers…

  • Accelerated Career Growth: Launch your finance career with a globally recognised Japanese investment and trading company. From day one, you’ll be entrusted with responsibilities that enable you to expand your skills and experience, propelling your career forward.
  • Work-Life Balance Customised for You: Embrace a flexible work-life balance with the option to work from home, supported by initial in-office training. Tailor your work arrangement to align with your unique lifestyle and needs.
  • Attractive Compensation Package: Receive a competitive salary that recognises your expertise, coupled with potential bonuses and superannuation, rewarding your dedication and hard work.
  • Diverse Skill Enhancement: Immerse yourself in a multifaceted role encompassing a wide array of responsibilities, such as wire transfers and trade finance. This diverse portfolio challenges you to broaden your skill set and evolve as a finance professional.
  • Global Reach and Impact: Join a company with a robust international presence, granting you access to a global network and opportunities to contribute to international projects, enriching your professional journey.
  • Supportive and Collaborative Environment: Thrive in a dynamic and vibrant Sydney CBD location, working with a team that values cooperation, adaptability, and proactive contributions. Your colleagues will be your supportive network as you continue to grow in your role.
  • Clear Career Progression: Lay the foundation for a successful finance career, as this opportunity offers a pathway for growth and advancement within the organisation, ensuring your ongoing professional development.
  • Friendly and Supportive Team: Join a cohesive and welcoming team where long-term staff members provide a friendly and supportive work environment, akin to a second family.


Don’t miss the chance to embark on a fulfilling finance career with this prestigious company. Apply now to seize this opportunity and shape your future in the world of finance. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to reach out to us at any time – we are here to address any uncertainties.

We appreciate your interest and eagerly anticipate your application. Before applying, ensure that your resume aligns with the requirements of this role.

Posted on 07 Nov 2023

Sydney CBD

Full time

Competitive market-based compensation package

Application have closed

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