ONE Recruitment places professionals in Legal and Compliance, Banking and Finance, Retail and General Commercial sectors.   We have the highest ethical standards and experienced team with extensive business connections across different industries and sectors.

ONE Recruitment places professionals in Legal and Compliance, Banking and Finance, Retail and General Commercial sectors.

 

We have the highest ethical standards and experienced team with extensive business connections across different industries and sectors.

Forensic Accountant/Analyst (55k) - International Law Firm

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 3 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Central
Employment type Full Time
Benefits Dental plan, 13-month pay, 5-day week, Insurance plan, Medical plan, Performance bonus
Industry Business Services / Consulting Services
Job function Accounting > Audit
Legal / Professional Services > Others
Legal / Professional Services > Legal & Compliance
Published On 15/09/2019

Our client, an international insolvency litigation law firm is urgently looking for a Forensic Accountant/Analyst to join their dynamic team in Central.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Translate complex financial/accounting issues into a more understandable manner in a ultimate outcome of the lawsuit
  • Provide assistance in the case development and discovery stages, and assist in defining the financial framework of the case.  Assess the quality of the documents to determine what might be relevant
  • Investigate the financial documents received, perform research, and apply financial forensic tools and techniques, such as trending, benchmarking, and ratio analysis
  • Deploy digital analysis techniques by using data mining software to test for anomalies by examining case specific digit patterns and other relevant characteristics
  • Collaborate with the attorneys to determine the appropriate universe of data required for the specific engagement
  • Work closely with attorneys's deployment of forensic accountants to inquire, identify, investigate, test, examine, analyze and interpret financial statements and data is required
  • In conjunction with determining the people associated with the case, in an effort to follow the money, uncover hidden assets, identify unreported income, determine lost profits, or aid the attorney in whatever specific financial issues the case requires
  • Handle investigation on money-related deception through journal entries, financial statement manipulation, and other underlying fraudulent methods
  • Investigate and examine on both financial and non financial information can furnish the retaining attorney with invaluable insight at every juncture during the case, as additional events occur or facts become known
  • Assist attorneys in making a preliminary determination as to the merits of the litigation 

 

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree holder with at least 3 years experience in forensic accounting in Big 4 accounting firms or international litigation legal firms
  • Able to utilize accounting, auditing and finance, along with certain non-financial qualities, such as persistence, creativity, judgement, discretion and concise communication skills
  • Able to investigate and assess financial merits, as well as integrity of the distinct aspects of a litigation case for the attorneys
  • Exposure in working with Ringtail/eDiscoveryis a plus
  • China exposure is a definite advantage
  • Fluency in English and Mandarin is a must