Forensic Accountant

Location Leeds
Discipline: Public Practice
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £30000-£64000
Contact name: Rosie Sinclair

Contact email:
Job ref: 27356
Published: about 2 months ago

Forensic Accountant, Leeds or Manchester

An award winning, leading multi-national law firm are looking for an experienced forensic accountant to join their Forensic Accounting team. You will contribute to their accounting and forensic expertise to a diverse array of intricate and challenging projects. This will include commercial disputes. quantum calculations, bribery and corruption inquiries, forensic intelligence gathering, M&A transactions, data analytics assignments, business valuations, and more.


· Offer guidance on the quantifiable and commercial aspects of disputes, both in high court proceedings and international arbitrations.

· Provide insights into the accounting dimensions of fraud, financial and regulatory investigations, risk assessments, and compliance programs.

· Review and analyse financial data and accounts for various purposes

· Develop decision tree analyses to aid in presenting legal advice, client options, and settlement evaluations.

· Support lawyers and clients in preparing for negotiations and mediations.

· Address technical accounting matters Gather and organise information to support claims and investigations.

· Utilise data analytics tools to analyse extensive datasets.

· Undertake financial due diligence assessments.

· Construct financial models for disputes and corporate transactions.

· Interview witnesses and sources related to disputes and investigations.

· Draft summaries of work performed and contribute to pleading documents.

· Collaborate with independent expert accountants and evaluate expert accountant reports.

· Participate in business development and marketing efforts both internally and externally.


· ACA or ACCA qualified

· 1 to 5 years PQE and Forensic accounting experience from reputable firms (Big 4, forensic accounting boutiques.).

· Experience including commercial litigation, expert witness services, business valuations, and investigations.