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Forensic Accountant – Associate or Senior Associate 

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 | United KingdomEC1N, Farringdon, Greater London, United Kingdom

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Forensic Accountant – Associate or Senior Associate

Starting immediately, a London-based international financial and electronic forensics company is seeking a Forensic Accountant – at Associate or Senior Associate level.

Job Description

They are looking for an individual who seeks exciting career challenges and has a genuine interest in the area of forensic/investigative accounting and litigation support services. Successful individuals in this field are naturally outgoing, self-motivated, possess strong communication, leadership and analytical skills, and enjoy a wide variety of work experiences and challenges. Due to having a number of clients internationally the ability to speak a foreign language in addition to English would be strongly preferred.


* Lead and manage teams to perform complete analysis of accounting, finance, economic issues in the context of business transactions; provide recommendations where applicable

* Ensure the review of documents to identify items relevant to investigation are delivered

* Compile and analyse facts to formulate, substantiate and/or critique financial calculations, theories, claims, or conclusions and present business data at a high level

* Draft reports of findings including the preparation of tables, exhibits and charts

* Maintain integrity of corporate information

* Balance multiple projects and responsibilities

* Communicate effectively to all levels of engagement management

* Demonstrate an understanding of risk associated with various engagements

Qualifications, Skills and Experience

* At least 3 years’ experience of technical and financial advisory work related to accounting, forensic accounting, investigation or litigation services required; prior forensic accounting or external audit experience strongly preferred

* Demonstrated experience in business and strategic planning, managing client relationships

* Ability to create and deliver work product that exceeds client expectations

* Ability to work independently and take ownership of specific assignments

* Proficiency with Microsoft Office, particularly Microsoft Excel

* Professional demeanour and strong communication skills, both written and oral

* Ability to communicate professionally both internally to partners and externally to clients and convey key assignment issues

* Ability to work effectively as part of a team

* A strong accounting, finance, and/or economics background required

* Graduate diploma in accounting (or related) required

* Must be flexible with the travel requirements of client service projects

* Ability to communicate at a business level

Key Competencies

Strategic thinking and analysis:

* Strong analytical skills

* Involved in projects outside of personal expertise so as to broaden experience


* Monitors actual progress against work plan and budget surfacing issues proactively to avoid overruns an un-billable fees

* Persistently diligent in overcoming obstacles to achieve goals

Technical knowledge/Professional development:

* Takes responsibility for own technical and professional development

* Has a sound knowledge of compliance and regulatory environment

Based in the City of London (EC1N)

Competitive Salary