Director, Forensic Accounting & Advisory Services, Risk & Investigations, Shanghai

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Practice Summary

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.

Position Summary

FTI Consulting is looking for CPA's with 7 - 8 years of public accounting experience. Directors in the forensic accounting sector are responsible for planning, supervising, performing and wrapping-up engagements with responsibility for day-to-day activities of the team and subordinates. They are also expected to manage all the day-to-day activities of projects and matters from start to finish with minimal supervision. For Directors, building and maintaining strong relationships with clients is critical.

Key Responsibilities
  • Utilise advanced accounting knowledge and logical reasoning skills to provide complete client services.
  • Work to ensure a quality product, as well as deliver all work within established timeframes.
  • Prepare draft expert reports, presentations and other deliverables for third parties, setting out findings and/or results of the agreed scope of work.
  • Interact directly with clients, lawyers and senior accounting personnel.
  • Maintain professional image within the firm and project the same to those outside the firm.
  • Track progress of cases and monitor workflow of different matters.
  • Coordinate and review the work of others and ensure the timely completion of engagements.
  • Supervise, coach and train junior members of staff.
  • Contribute to management of the Forensic Accounting practice through active involvement in practice development activities.
  • Undertake business development activities and develop professional network.

Key Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related disciplines.
  • Possess an internationally recognised professional accounting qualification.
  • 7 - 8 years of solid professional experience in forensics or with related experience such as internal audit or insolvency; candidates with less experience will be considered at the Senior Consultant level.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Chinese and English with the ability to draft and write expert reports.
  • Certified Fraud Examiner qualification advantageous.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to handle and analyse complex financial information.
  • Knowledge of relevant litigation, investigation, compliance and fraud issues.
  • Knowledge of the legal process, including court codes of conduct, privilege, discovery and evidence rules.
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Excellent analytical and quantitative skills.
  • Detailed knowledge of accounting principles.
  • Strong work ethic and integrity and high level of professionalism.
  • Is a self-starter with the ability to work in fast-paced, multi-task environment.
  • Travel required to clients and to FTI office(s).
  • Experience in managing teams and projects.

#LI-KZ1Our 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: Shanghai


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