8 years of accounting experience, including 4 years of tax accounting and auditing at a CPA firm.
2nd Class Certificate in Nissho Bookkeeping.
Completed two parts of the tax accounting examination.
Experience in analysis of budgets and variances, including recommending necessary amendments, internal auditing and tax returns.
Effective tax management; achieved savings of up to 60% for clients.
Computer skills: Excel, Word, Ichitaro, PCA Kaikei 2000Plus and Kanjobugyo.
Excellent relationship-building skills with clients and tax authorities.
Chief Accountant, HAMAMURA MANUFACTURING CO., LTD., Kochi 2000 to present
Report to Director of Finance.Tips
Prepare monthly financial statements and schedules.
Analyze income statement variances.
Recommend improvements of internal controls.
*Implemented new accounting system and improved efficiency by 50%.Tips
*Automated monthly reporting procedures.
Tax Accountant/Auditor, SUZUKI & ASSOCIATES, Nagoya 1997-2000
Performed field audits and prepared tax returns (Government Tax Forms and Reports) for 20 accounts ranging from small retailers to large manufacturers.
Performed annual financial audits, quarterly reviews, compliance audits and internal control reviews.
Compiled material required for mandatory tax audits.
Consulted with clients on management issues and provided advice and solutions.
Established and maintained close relationships with the presidents of client companies and tax officials.
Trained new employees on accounting procedures.
*Saved clients 20-60% in taxes on average.
*Specifically asked by many clients to be their account auditor.
EDUCATION / PROFESSIONAL TRAININGTips
2nd Class Certificate in Nissho Bookkeeping, 1997
OHARA BOOKKEEPING SCHOOL, Nagoya
B.A. in Business and Commerce, 1997
MEIJO UNIVERSITY, Nagoya