Role details

Mandarin Speaking - Qualified ACA for Forensic Accounting

London   •   £45,000 - £50,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • *Mandarin, Newly Qualified, ACA
  • *Boutique, Forensic Accounting, London

About Our Client

The client is an SME boutique based in London, highly regarded in the field of Forensic Accounting. Specifically working with cross border disputes, they have seen a recent jump in the number of Chinese projects coming in, thus requiring new staff for their position as a Mandarin Speaking - Qualified ACA for Forensic Accounting

Job Description

Joining the team as a Mandarin Speaking - Qualified ACA for Forensic Accounting, this will be an entry level position for newly qualified accountants, giving you the opportunity to lead small groups whilst gaining exposure to the different sections of the division.

You will be expected to:-

  • Be technically strong and contribute to client engagements / internal projects
  • Establish, maintain and build internal and external relationships
  • Identify and escalate potential business opportunities for the organisation on existing engagements
  • Anticipate and identify risks, informing senior members of the team about significant issues
  • Determine that delivered work is of high quality and is reviewed by the next-level reviewer
  • Help to create a positive learning environment and coach junior team members



Technical skills desired include:-

  • Auditing companies and general accounts preparation
  • Principles of causation of damages (e.g. loss of profits, compensable costs, breach of warranties, misrepresentation, interest calculations)
  • Modelling, testing, documenting financial scenarios and anticipating challenges
  • Different dispute resolution mechanisms (eg trial, civil hearing, mediation, arbitration, regulatory/competition tribunals)
  • Securities fraud and market abuse detection and investigation
  • Financial statement irregularity investigations
  • Asset tracing investigations and recovery
  • Forensic due diligence and forensic audit support
  • Investigation concepts (evidence preservation and collection, data privacy, legal privilege, investigative interviewing technique, business intelligence)
  • Preparation of forensic/expert witness reports including review, analysis and verification of evidence, liaising with clients, in-house counsel, external legal teams, witnesses, other experts, police, criminal prosecutors and regulatory enforcers
  • Multi-National / jurisdictional / cross-border investigations
  • Risk management

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate hoping to become the Mandarin Speaking - Qualified ACA for Forensic Accounting, will have the following expertise:-

  • YOU MUST BE ABLE TO SPEAK MANDARIN
  • YOU MUST HAVE A PROFESSIONAL ACCOUNTANCY QUALIFICATION
  • Strong academics, including a degree (in any subject)
  • Experience of understanding, digesting, explaining, analysing company accounts and financial information
  • Experience of working in an accountancy practice
  • Assertive and confident interpersonal skills
  • Ability to simultaneously handle diverse and pressing assignments and sensitive and adversarial situations
  • Critical Thinkers with very good attention to detail
  • Comfortable working both independently or in a team

What's on Offer

  • The client is more than happy to pay up to £50,000 for the right Mandarin Speaking - Qualified ACA for Forensic Accounting due to their pressing business need, so a perfect time to join
  • They will definitely take people straight from Audit

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