Takeda Pharmaceuticals Accountant in HCM, Vietnam

Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as an Accountant ( in our Ho Chi Minh office).

Takeda is a global pharmaceutical leader with more than 31,000 professionals working together across 70 countries. We have an unwavering dedication to put people first and we live our values of Takeda-ism —Integrity, Fairness, Honesty, and Perseverance. We are united by our 235-year legacy of research-based pharmaceuticals and our mission to strive toward Better Health and a Brighter Future for people worldwide through leading innovation in medicine.

Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. At Takeda, you will make an impact on people’s lives—including your own. Learn more at takedajobs.com .

As an Accountant working on the Finance team, you will be empowered to be r esponsible for the management daily operation of Accounting Department to achieve Department objectives.


Accounting & Reporting:

  • Manage daily operation of Accounting Department to achieve Department objectives

  • Check all payment vouchers

  • Make a payment orders, check bank account & reconcile.

  • Prepare Monthly, Quarterly, Yearly and Ad-hoc reports to submit to Senior General Accountant / Finance Manager and to the APAC Regional office as schedule or required, included :

o Accounting book

o Tracking expense & budget

o Bank Reconciliation

o Annual report to submit DOIT

o Master files of data are updated.

  • Work with distributor & others parties to check debit notes & credit notes, ensure accurate billing.

  • Send request to team to update accruals, check accruals when receive from team and Work with TPAP accounting team on monthly legal book closing, ensure proper accruals.

  • Book Journal entries and reconcile accounting book monthly.

  • Ad hoc tasks: SOP, Policy, Accnet system.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Internal Controls:

  • Work with other Departments to make sure internal control system of company is complied with Group and local requirements

  • Ensures effectiveness of internal controls within all accounting processes

  • Ensures compliance with established guidelines pertaining to the local pharma code of ethics

  • Ensure that local SOP and policies is updated and accounting system operates properly.

  • Implementation of local SOPs.

Process Improvements:

  • Takes the lead in identifying key areas for improvement

  • Able to creatively re-engineer processes

  • Work closely and support Finance Manager on executing process improvements identified

  • Operate the setting-up global systems/process to Vietnam


  • At least 2 years of relevant experience

  • Good team player who can work independently and diligently

  • Ability to perform under pressure and thrive in a dynamic & challenging environment

  • Pro-active, meticulous, service-oriented

  • Good business acumen, ability to business partner with commercial team without compromising on accounting integrity

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

  • Unquestionable personal and business integrity

  • Pharmacy industry experience is preferred.


  • Degree in sciences is required, preferably strong in Medical Doctor, Pharmacist.

  • Strong negotiation and business partnering skills with ability to manage and negotiate with key decision makers in the hospitals

  • Strong in planning and execution of sales and marketing plans in the assigned key accounts and its other outlets

  • Strong customer focused and ability to build effective customer relationship

  • Strong team work and influential skills

  • Excellent written and verbal presentation skills

  • Knowledge experience about SAP system


To further support and inspire our employees, our benefits include:

  • Career path opportunities

  • Competitive package

  • Flexi-time policy.

  • Friendly, supportive and professional environment

  • Health Insurance for employee, spouse and children.

  • Team building and company activities.

  • Training and coaching

Empowering Our People to Shine



Job: *Finance & Accounting

Title: Accountant

Location: VNM-HCM-Ho Chi Minh City

Requisition ID: 1701943