Forensic Accountant

Job Title: Forensic Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 3697505_1571233673
Contact Name: Louise Bridge
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 16, 2019 14:48

Job Description

Law Firm with offices in London and New York

Your new company
High profile law firm specialising in complex international and high-end commercial & tax disputes, with offices in London and New York. The practice comprises of leading practitioners from various specialisms and backgrounds and the firm provides the best qualities of a law firm and the bar, combined into one practice Entrepreneurial in outlook, they are developing an in-house investigation and accounting team to conduct investigations and become an integral part of how they advise clients

Your new role
The team will be integral to the process, working with solicitors, barristers and other accountants. The cases can be exceptionally complex which underpins the need for collaboration across disciplines Initially you can expect to be solely working on a high profile group litigation case responsible for:

  • Conducting and advising on fact finding, fraud, financial and regulatory investigations
  • Interviewing witnesses and sources in connection with investigations and disputes

. Following that you could expect to be involved across a wide range of mandates. Partners and clients of the firm have a broad range of business interests and there are opportunities which will take you beyond your forensic experience and skills.

What you'll need to succeed
A relevant qualification in accountancy (ACA or ACCA qualifications or equivalent), with a first-time pass, preferably gained at a Big Four
A broad range of Forensic Accounting experience including investigations into fraud and regulatory issues and the preparation of expert witness reports
Candidates with deep experience of tax litigation and disputes would also be considered
Desirable is a good working knowledge of how technology is being used to transform investigations and disputes e.g. E-discovery software, visualisation tools and data analytics

What you'll get in return
Superb opportunity to join a high profile law firm with the entrepreneurial outlook which enables it to take advantage of opportunities and stay ahead of the competition.
Enhance your career and build your profile while working with the best in the business..

What you need to do now
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