Forensic Accountant

£70000 - £75000 per annum 
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An award-wining global legal business is currently recruiting for an experienced Forensic Accountant. You would join an expanding team of forensic accountants, accredited investigators and intelligence analysts assisting on both insurance and litigation instructions. This role offers a hybrid of home and office working out of any of the company’s UK offices.

If you are a fully UK qualified accountant (ACA or ACCA) with practical post-qualification accountancy experience, ideally within fraud, regulatory and corporate investigations work, eager to enhance your career within a highly regarded global legal business then we’d love to see your CV.

Offering a salary up to £75,000 dependent on experience plus a range of benefits, allowing you to build a package that suits your needs and lifestyle, as well as those of your family. Standard benefits (medical insurance, life insurance, pension and 25 days annual leave), plus flexible benefits including season ticket loans, gym memberships, health assessments, cycle to work, retail vouchers, as well as a buy as you earn share scheme.

The Role
You would play a key role as part of a Forensic team responsible for providing support the company’s legal teams when key commercial or regulatory relationships break down. The team comprises five Forensic Accountants (in London and Manchester) and a 13-strong team of intelligence analysts.

You would be tasked with providing support and advice on a wide range of instructions, including…
– Loss of earnings and pension (injury) claims
– Business interruption losses, professional indemnity claims, commercial disputes and damages quantification
– Contentious valuation work, corporate intelligence gathering
– Fraud, bribery and corruption investigations
– Statutory accounts reviews and financial due diligence.

You will assist in raising the profile of the Forensic team by networking and building relationships internally and externally, helping expand the practice and developing instructions in your area of expertise.

The Candidate
The ideal candidate for the Forensic Accountant role will be a fully UK qualified accountant (ACA or ACCA) with significant practical post-qualification experience and an in-depth understanding in any of the following areas…
– Fraud, regulatory and corporate investigations work
– Restructuring and contentious insolvency
– Valuations

You will be well organised and keen to learn and grow, with the self-motivation to take personal responsibility for your professional development and growth of your network. You will need to be prepared to work in an unstructured environment.

The Package
Salary up to £75,000 dependent on experience, with the following benefits…
– A huge number of well-being initiatives to encourage positive mental health both in and out of the workplace
– Flexible working options to make sure that you’re fully supported to work the way that best suits you
– Option to pick from a range of benefits that suit your needs and lifestyle, including season ticket loans, cycle to work, buy as you earn share scheme


The Company
The business you’ll be working for is a leading global provider of integrated legal and business services , operating out of 30 offices worldwide with over 4,000 members of staff. They are proud of their inclusive culture, providing a clear foundation for their people, who are integral to the achievement of the firm’s strategy.


Interested? If you think you’re right for this Forensic Accountant role, then click the ‘Apply Now’ button, send us your CV and we’ll consider you for the first round of interviews.

Coburg Banks Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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