Associate | Forensic Accounting Advisory, Risk & Investigations | Hong Kong

Hong Kong
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Co mpany Background

FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organisations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 6,700 employees located in 30 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges in areas such as investigations, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues, reputation management, strategic communications and restructuring.

In Asia, FTI Consulting has a team of more than 500 professionals situated in 10 business centres across the region. We provide advice on issues in the areas of finance, risk, governance, performance, reputation, intelligence, compliance and liability. We deliver solutions through our market-leading business practices of Corporate Finance/Restructuring, Economic Consulting, Forensic and Litigation Consulting, Strategic Communications and Technology.

What you will do

Our forensic accounting and advisory services practice undertakes a wide range of engagements, including complex fraud investigations; FCPA and financial investigations; business valuation, commercial disputes, litigation support and expert witness engagements.

As an Associate, you will work alongside a team of forensic accounting experts to execute and complete client engagements, with responsibility for day-to-day activities. You will undertake investigations and complex accounting and financial analysis, prepare short reports. You will have a chance to work directly with senior members of the team, and receive internal training, on-the-job coaching and mentoring. You will develop a strong knowledge of the legal process, especially with regard to litigation, fraud and compliance issues.

Key Responsibilities
    • Analyse and interpret large volumes of accounting records.
    • Assess the reliability of accounting evidence.
    • Reconstruct complex accounting records from incomplete information.
    • Perform investigative interviews and participating in client meetings.
    • Review financial statements for compliance with generally accepted accounting principles.
    • Undertake company and industry analysis.
    • Perform financial, ratio and comparable company analysis and financial and discounted cash flow modelling.
    • Prepare draft expert reports and client reports and presentations, detailing project scope, methodology and findings.
    • Interact with clients, including lawyers, in house counsel and senior accounting personnel.
    • Contribute to company initiatives and team development activities.

Key Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related disciplines.
  • 1-2 years of professional accounting or audit experience, keen interest in financial investigations, litigation support and business valuation would be an absolute advantage. (Fresh graduates with relevant education background and keen interest in forensic accounting are very much welcomed)
  • Proficiency in both written and spoken English required and written and spoken Mandarin preferred.
  • Hold a Hong Kong or internationally recognised professional accounting qualification is a strong plus.
  • Strong report writing skills.
  • Detailed knowledge of accounting principles.
  • Adaptability in a fast paced and dynamic working environment.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to handle and analyse complex financial information.
  • Ability to work on multiple client matters at one time.
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision.
  • Ability to work with senior team members and the client in demanding, deadline-driven situations.
  • Strong work ethic and integrity and high level of professionalism.
  • Travel required to clients and to FTI office(s).
  • Candidates with more experience will be considered as Consultant

#LI-MN1Our Benefits

Apart from the well-structured career path and collaborative team environment, our employees enjoy a variety of perks and benefits. Our benefits include, but are not limited to:

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Comprehensive leave policy
  • Health care benefits including dependents
  • Education subsidy with study and examination leaves
  • Annual paid volunteer hours
  • Corporate matching for corporate charitable event donations

About FTI Consulting

What makes us unique? With more than 6,250 employees located in offices in every corner of the globe, we are the firm our clients call when their most important issues are at stake. Regardless of what level you are, you will have the opportunity to work alongside and learn from top experts in your field on high-profile engagements that impact history. Our culture is collaborative, and we value diversity, recognition, development and making a difference in our communities.

FTI Consulting is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange and has been recognized as a Best Firm to Work For by Consulting magazine and one of America's Best Management Consulting Firms by Forbes . For more information, visit and connect with us on Twitter ( @FTIConsulting ), Facebook and LinkedIn .

FTI Consulting is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

Job information

Firm: FTI Consulting

Location: Hong Kong