Forensic Accountant

England, Greater Manchester, Bury
£35000 - £48000 per annum + benefits & path to partner
12 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Emma Pasquill
Job Title
Finance Manager
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time

Exciting opportunity in the forensic field for an expert witness to gain partnership in the medium term.

Your new firm
A leading independent Lancashire firm with offices in both Bury and Manchester are seeking a Forensic Manager to join their Forensic team based in their Bury office. The forensics department has been established for over 25 years and they provide expert witness and litigation support services to a number of different businesses mainly across the North West.

Your new role
The firm are looking to appoint a forensic expert in at the manager / associate level. If successful you would work closely with the existing team helping to grow the business, shaping the teams strategy with the ultimate goal to succeed to a senior role in the team. You will be responsible for leading and reviewing arrange of forensic cases including commercial litigations, matrimonial settlements, personal injury, clinical negligence, fatal accident claims, criminal and fraud defence and professional negligence claims.

What you'll need to succeed
The partner is looking to appoint a qualified accountant who has previously acted as an expert witness and forensic accountant reporting in their own name however he will consider someone who is aspiring to become an expert witness too. Ideally you will have prior experience of giving evidence in court. You will be either a chartered or certified accountant with strong report writing skills and communication skills. You will regularly be working on a number of cases there the ability to manage a portfolio to tight deadlines is key.

What you'll get in return
This is a fantastic opportunity for a forensic accountant to join a well established accountancy firm with a reputable forensics team. This job will give the successful candidate the opportunity to progress to partner within the medium to long term and really gain involvement in the strategic vision of the firm. This opportunity comes with a highly competitive salary, car allowance, 23+ days holiday, pension and free parking on site.

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