Japan Desk Associate

Job No: HN_Japan_Desk_Associate _0124

Job type: Full time

Location: Hanoi

Categories: Japan Desk

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Grant Thornton (Vietnam) Limited is an independent member firm of Grant Thornton International. We are a leading professional services organisation in Vietnam providing Audit, Tax, Advisory and Business Process Solution services. We have a professional team of 13 Partners and more than 350 professional staffs in offices located in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

We are looking for a qualified candidate to fill in a position of Japan Desk Associate for 7 months temporary of our Hanoi office. Detailed tasks of and required qualifications for this position are as follows:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Translate relevant documents and provide verbal interpretation between Japanese, Vietnamese, and English;
  • Arrange professional meetings with clients, including closing meetings with audit clients and meetings with potential clients;
  • Act as a liaison between clients and professional staff;
  • Support internal communication between the Japan Desk and professional teams, and assist Director of the Japan Desk in business development activities;
  • Study tax implications and accounting matters upon client request, and provide advisory support; and
  • Carry out general administrative and secretarial duties as and when required.

Required Qualifications/skills

  • Bachelor's degree.
  • Excellent Japanese language skills in writing, speaking, and listening (at least N2 level);
  • Good communication skills in English;
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Working experience in a Japanese company or Japan Desk is a plus;
  • Accounting and tax knowledge is a plus;

Desired competencies:

  • Initiative: Demonstrate a thirst to understand how your role fits in and seeks opportunities to contribute beyond own role;
  • Adaptability: Shows agility and easily adjusts to changing work situations; and
  • Ownership: Takes responsibility for own actions and learns from experience.

Application Requirements:

  • Your application, resume must be in English;
  • Name your file with quoting reference (Application – Japan Desk Associate – Hanoi Office);
  • The total document file size must not exceed 2MB;
  • Application & CV to be sent to: hanoi.recruitment@vn.gt.com

Advertised: 11 Dec 2023 SE Asia Standard Time

Application close: 05 Mar 2024 SE Asia Standard Time