Senior Forensic Accountant

Forensic Accounting · Burbank, California
Department Forensic Accounting
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced
Compensation $80k - DOE

We are currently looking to appoint a new Senior Forensic Associate (Forensic Accountant) to join our firm.


Position Responsibilities:


  • Must have forensic accounting experience
  • Coordinate and maintain records for firm and firm’s clients.
  • Prepares and records asset, liability, equity, revenue, and expense entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Maintains and balances subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, reconciling transactions.
  • Summarizes financial status by collecting information and preparing balance sheet, profit and loss, cash flows, and other statements.
  • Performs forensic research to trace funds and identify assets and sources of funds.
  • Conducts forensic analysis of financial data.
  • Read, interpret, and summarize depositions, complaints, and other court-related pleadings.
  • Prepares forensic accounting reports from financial findings.
  • Prepares analytical data for litigation, business valuations, and forensic audits.
  • Avoids legal challenges by complying with legal requirements and adhering to professional standards.
  • Protects organization's value by keeping information confidential.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Create and modify templates for letters, faxes, and firm literature.
  • Update, maintain, and enforce office policies and procedures.
  • Perform online research for firm and clients.
  • Supervise, train, and direct staff inclusive of monitoring budgets on client engagements.
  • Providing regular feedback and direction to staff ensuring workpapers are consistently formatted and appropriately named and organized.
  • Liaise with clients and vendors.
  • Provide support to other staff and affiliates.


Candidate Requirements:


  • At least a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.
  • 4+ years of experience in general accounting.
  • A proactive approach to tasks with the ability to anticipate project needs and plan ahead for the needs of the client.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Word, Outlook and PowerPoint.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel.


Extra Qualities:


  • Experience with QuickBooks Online.
  • CPA licensure (completed or at least in progress).
  • Master’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Data Analytics, or other business-oriented discipline.
  • CFE, ABV, CFF, or CMA credential.


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  • Location
    Burbank, California
  • Department
    Forensic Accounting
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    $80k - DOE