Financial Planning & Analytics Manager in Tokyo at PayPal

Date Posted: 7/13/2018

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Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 237 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

Report directly to Japan CFO and be responsible for management finance matters for Paypal Japan Business Unit.

(1) Financial Planning and Analysis:

      Primary responsibilities as FP&A including but not limited to:

  • Annual budgeting; Mid-term strategic planning
  • Quarterly/Monthly forecasting & reporting
  • Institution of financial performance monitoring process to drive accountability of financial results including weekly/monthly scorecard & monthly operating review process
  • Preparing presentation & analysis for the review with both global and regional HQ.

     Commercial support of Japan BU including but not limited to:

  • Deal pricing
  • Performance analysis of marketing investment
  • Consumers/Merchants insight using KPI analysis
  • Financial advisory for new business ideas & investment
  • Analysis of emerging issues & topics

(2) Accounting, Controllership, Tax/Treasury support:


     Though, the procedure is centralized in Singapore & US, the local support is required in Japan finance.

     This includes but not limited to:

  • Proper recording of all necessary accruals
  • Assist timely and accurate filing of local statutory / tax book. Be a coordinator among shared service, APAC controllership team for local auditors / regulators requirements.

(3) General leadership & Administrative Responsibilities: 

  • Be a right hand of Japan CFO, manage senior level communication with BU leaders
  • Be a go-to person for Japan CEO & BU segment leaders for finance/non-finance advisory
  • Be a vocal and thought-leading member for BU management and APAC finance community

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.



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