Forensic Senior Associate

Location Brisbane CBD
Salary $100,000
Job type Permanent
Discipline Financial Services
Reference 884065 Brisbane

My client is a respected leading Accounting firm where have been continually busy and need to bring on board a Forensic Senior Accountant to their team which handles both corporate and personal forensic or business evaluation work. 

As a Forensic Senior Accountant, you will apply critical thinking and analysis skills to identify key issues with financial and non-financial information and report on these within a variety of dispute advisory projects. Some of your duties will include:
  • Assist with the quantification, analysis and modelling of financial and non-financial information to assess economic loss.
  • Conduct research and analysis of a variety of business, industry and economic data/information.
  • Work in the construction of valuations for a range of businesses within a litigation or contentious context.
  • Assist in the planning and management of projects and cases.
  • Be able to actively liaise with clients and referrers on a day to day basis.
  • Have the opportunity to manage matters under direct Partner guidance
  • Be provided with autonomy to manage your projects and completion of deliverables to deadlines.

The candidate should have the following to ensure they are fit for the said role:
  • Experience working in public practice accounting, ideally with experience in private advisory/business services or audit.
  • Exposure to some forensic or business evaluation work is great, but certainly not essential.
  • A genuine interest in forensic accounting with a desire to build a successful career.
  • Good attention to detail, analytical brain and lateral thinker.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, particularly with explaining technical concepts in plain English.
  • Continuing interest in developing and maintaining knowledge of current and evolving economic, business and industry issues.
  • An ability to work with changing and competing priorities to meet deadlines.