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Consultant: Convert to Forensic Accounting

Hays Senior Finance
London, England, City of London
Upper quartile package
Closing date
23 May 2024

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Your new company
Undoubtedly a challenger firm in the Forensic market, our client is a global leader in Expert services, engaged to give independent advice and expert witness/testimony to corporates, the public sector, law firms, financial services and government agencies, Already a recognised world leader in damages, quantum, delay and engineering, the firm are building out their Forensic offering globally, having made strategic hires to lead this business, and are now looking to add to the London-based European team.The firm has a competitively strong matrix of skills specialisms and deep, sector-specific industry expertise.

Your new role
This is the ideal opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a fast-growth Forensic presence, underpinned by a long-established reputation in quantum. Projects are of the size that would typically compete with the Big 4 and other major firms. In a growing team you have more direct access to seasoned Partner mentors , so there is no better way to convert your skills to this 21st century field. Forensic has always responded well to whatever the economic weather, and the next 2 years especially will bear fresh witness to this. You'll support cases across a really diverse range of work, including:

  • Valuations
  • Economic Damages
  • Loss of Profits
  • Business Interruption
  • Transaction and shareholder disputes
  • Government/treaty disputes
  • Fraud and Regulatory investigations

and much more

What you'll need to succeed

  • Newly qualified ACA
  • At least 3 years in audit or TS, CF or related Advisory disciplines.
  • (If you've trained in Forensic but want to apply your skills in a fast-growth challenger firm then do please reach out )
  • The tenacity to get to the root cause of an issue, and the ability to maintain both big picture and granular detail simultaneously
  • A mindset that loves words as much as numbers, paired with advanced communication skills both written and oral
  • Critical thinking skills
  • An interest in valuation matters and their application in contentious issues

(Please note that the firm does not sponsor for Conversion positions)
What you'll get in return

  • A superb opportunity to be part of a fast-growth EMEA Forensic function making significant impact on the London and global market
  • Working with leaders and a function ranked as global leaders in WWL, GAR etc
  • A firm which prioritises personal and professional development
  • A career in a discipline which is about as close to economy-proof as it gets in professional services!
  • A highly competitive bonus

What you need to do now
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