Become our new Civil Forensic Accountant

Our Mission

At Sedulo we are building a world class team to deliver our mission to make positive change in the communities we work in. We do this by:

  • Working with our clients to transform their business and personal finances
  • Connecting and contributing to the business community in the cities we are located in
  • Working with charities by volunteering, fundraising and influencing change both now and in the future through the Sedulo Foundation
  • Being a great place to work and develop your career

The role

We are looking for an experienced Forensic Accountant with a passion to work alongside other Forensic Accountants and analysts.

The successful candidate with have the autonomy to shape their own career in a choice of locations around the UK with the support of the existing team.

You will have the opportunity to work on a different range of cases within your expertise, whilst contributing to winning new work by proactively seeking opportunities for new business and providing world-class service.

You will enjoy acting as a mentor and sharing your Forensic experience to develop trainees and newly qualified team members.

Role Objectives

  • Develop a strategy to determine the scope of the case and the work required
  • Review, analyse and verify confidential and sensitive evidence for use in Court proceedings and potential litigation
  • Critically review the work of the opposing party.
  • Interpret mass volumes of complex data and reconciliation of accounts, including reconstruction of accounts from source documents
  • Develop fact finding questions for further areas of investigation and request additional documentary evidence for consideration
  • Preparation of expert report supported by financial information and analysis for both litigation and investigations
  • Attend conferences with Solicitors, Counsel and Clients
  • Prepare other written advice/opinions/valuations, letter reports, etc for consideration by Clients, solicitors and Counsel where appropriate
  • Attendance at joint meetings and preparation of Joint Statements
  • Attendance at court as an Expert witness if requested
  • Prepare fee quotes from information provided by Solicitors, Counsels, and Clients
  • Support the development of the Forensic Team, identifying training needs and working with the People and Culture team to implement value added training
  • Develop own network and build relationships with existing and new clients

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required

It is important that you already have experience of writing expert reports to completion.

  • Significant experience of working in a Forensic capacity.
  • Some experience of writing Forensic reports
  • ACCA / ACA / CIMA qualified with relevant on the job experience
  • Strong networking skills with a track record of building contacts and clients.
  • The ability to establish relationships with clients and colleagues to deliver a World-Class service.

What we offer

  • A company mantra of having fun together, getting results together and giving back together
  • A bespoke training and development plan with the opportunity to expand and diversify your skills
  • 26 days holiday, company pension scheme, health care plan, cycle to work scheme, death in service benefits and access to our in house Wealth Planning and Mortgage departments
  • Smart working and agile working hours including the ability to work remotely for up to 20% of your contracted time
  • Ability to work away from home remotely for up to 4 weeks per year, great for extending a trip to see family or making the most of warmer climates
  • All expenses paid annual social trip overseas

 

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