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Graduate Forensic Accountant

Graduate Forensic Accountant

Graduate Forensic Accountant

Posted on July 12, 2022
Location: EMEA, London, UK
Reports to: Manager and Director
Qualifications: 2:1 degree in Business Management, Economics or Accounting
Language: English (French or Spanish advantageous)
Experience: 0-2 years
Position Type: Full Time

About the Company

With more than 40 offices on 5 continents, MDD is the world’s premier forensic accounting firm. Experienced in over 800 industries, we frequently work with government entities, independent adjustment firms, insurance companies, law firms, multi-national corporations and small businesses. Our forensic accountants specialize in a wide range of practice areas and our work spans more than 130 countries.

Our professionals help evaluate and determine litigation damages, business valuations and insurance claims in a clear and concise manner that can stand up to scrutiny. Our partners and senior staff regularly provide extensive litigation services and expert witness testimony in courts, arbitrations and mediations throughout the world.

Current and past assignments include a variety of high-profile cases related to commercial litigation, fraud and corruption, business valuations, business disputes, natural and man-made catastrophes, lost profits, business interruption, product liability and recall, and subrogation.

Job Description

Our London office has an opening for a Graduate Forensic Accountant to join our team

The ideal candidate will have excellent analytical skills, a desire to work in a fast-paced work environment, as well as an interest in learning about new businesses.

Responsibilies

As a Forensic Accountant, you will assist with modeling the performance of businesses in a “what if” scenario so as to calculate financial losses sustained as well as business valuations and fraud investigations.

You will be exposed to an array of businesses and industries located all over the world and will benefit professionally from working with many experienced and knowledgeable individuals.

Your role will include the following tasks:

  • Data entry
  • Market research
  • Preliminary analysis of financial and performance data
  • Verification of data to source documents
  • Basic modeling
  • Written and verbal communication of findings, tailored to suit the needs of the recipient
  • Attending company marketing events

Forensic Accounting is an exciting and niche area of the financial services industry. We are looking for a hardworking, friendly and inquisitive individual to join our team and help us continue to turn industry opportunities into company strengths.

Business travel may be required and occasionally at short notice.

Requirements

  1. 2:1 degree in Business Management, Economics or Accounting
  2. Competent with Microsoft Office programmes, in particular, Excel
  3. Analytical and logical with good attention to detail
  4. Strong verbal and written communication skills
  5. Good interpersonal skills and a team player
  6. Language skills, particularly French or Spanish, would be advantageous

Note: Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

The ideal candidate is an inquisitive and self-motivated, problem solver with good analytical and interpersonal skills. You will have the desire to go above and beyond so as to support your colleagues and deliver service excellence for our clients. It is imperative that you have effective communication and time-keeping skills so as to prioritise and deliver on multiple projects concurrently. In addition, you will be keen to complete your professional accountancy exams which MDD will support you in doing.

The nature of our work is varied and can see us working on litigation, fraud and insurance claims in industries from manufacturing to tourism and energy. We work on multiple projects at a time which makes for a dynamic work environment in which the expectations of numerous clients must be managed simultaneously.

Our small office provides new recruits with the opportunity to make an impact at an early stage in their career, while our international presence provides global opportunities such as company-wide training in the USA.

Take the next step towards an enriching, rewarding and fulfilling experience by applying today.

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Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting

MDD is committed to fostering a work environment that believes in treating all people with respect and dignity. Employee diversity and equality is an integral part of MDD’s business practices. MDD welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates selected throughout the recruitment process.

Thank you for your interest in MDD Forensic Accountants.

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