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Forensic Accounting - Qualified Assistant - Glasgow

£38k-£40k - Professional Services - Accountancy & Finance
Ref: 1962 Date Posted: Wednesday 11 May 2022
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Forensic Accounting Qualified Assistant – Full time 

Glasgow

Wilkinson & Associates are working with a mid-tier practice firm to help source a Forensic Accountant. Our client has an inclusive culture supporting home and flexible working. 

Our client’s continued and sustained growth means they are looking to further strengthen their  team. The Forensic accounting team deals with a variety of forensic accounting assignments including share and business valuations, loss of profit and personal injury claims, professional negligence claims, business sale disputes and fraud investigation.    

The team require a motivated individual who is seeking a challenging career move with opportunities to develop their own technical and leadership skills within the firm. The firm has a proven track record of development and promotion of staff through their collaborative and supportive team. 

Key responsibilities include: 

  • Assist directors in fieldwork and report writing 

  • Assist directors, develop the forensic accounting services provided including development of strategy  

  • Assist directors with forensic accounting caseload of market leading team 

  • Undertake detailed financial analysis, investigation and interpretation 

  • Assist with report drafting 

  • Proactively contribute to departmental and firm-wide business development activities 

Requirements: 

  • Qualified Chartered Accountant (or ACCA equivalent) 

  • Possess strong IT skills including ability to adapt to / utilise a variety of IT packages / software 

  • Have experience in Practical auditing / accounts preparation essential 

  • Effective communicator with excellent report writing skills 

  • Highly organised with the ability to cope with multiple responsibilities 

  • Must be able to demonstrate a commitment to high standards of both personal and professional performance with the ability to take ownership of tasks 

  • Resilient and tenacious with the ability to remain motivated under pressure