Risk and Financial Advisory Forensic Accounting – Senior Consultant

Risk Management | Regulatory & Legal Support
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Position Summary

Are you an analytical and investigative professional? Are you interested in a role that uses leading edge investigation that offers an opportunity to provide front line support to solve our clients’ most challenging problems? If so, the Investigation and Disputes practice within Deloitte Financial Advisory Services, LLP is the place for you!

The Team

The Investigation and Disputes practice helps clients predict, detect, and respond to global crises, controversies, and transactions. We assist with challenging financial and economic issues in complex litigation and other business dispute cases.

Our Investigation and Disputes professionals review accounting and business records and provide detailed analysis to help uncover essential facts and insights. We can bring to bear the range of our forensic investigation skill set to help our clients understand and analyze events or issues and prepare to deal with them. We have developed methodologies and strategies that help clients handle difficult circumstances.

With decades of investigations and dispute consulting experience and through thousands of matters of various types and descriptions, we have a solid track record of helping counsel with challenging financial and economic issues. We are trained to provide financial insight and clarity to counsel during the various stages of a business dispute, from case theory development and discovery to expert witness testimony.

Work You’ll Do

  • Assist in prepare and executing detailed work plans for various engagements in forensic investigations and dispute services
  • Review documents to identify items relevant to investigation or dispute consulting matter
  • Compile and analyze facts to formulate, substantiate and/or critique various damages theories, claims or conclusions
  • Assist in preparing client presentations, reports and deliverables on diverse projects, including accounting and fraud investigations, false claims act investigations and complex business litigation matters
  • Assist with engagement management administration, including budgeting, billing and conflict checks
  • Balance multiple projects and responsibilities
  • Communicate effectively to all levels of engagement management
  • Assist in the coaching, mentoring, and counseling of staff
  • Oversee 3-5 Associates during client projects
  • Assist with the preparation of proposals, participation in marketing initiatives
  • Research market issues and identify market opportunities
  • Demonstrate an understanding of risk associated with various engagements


Minimum Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of technical accounting, auditing and/or financial advisory related experience forensic accounting, investigation or litigation services experience
  • Demonstrated ability to provide services involving accounting and business consulting projects; participate in client presentations
  • Ability to analyze companies from a financial, operational, and industry perspective
  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint 
  • Travel up to 50% (While up to 50% travel is a requirement of the role, due to COVID-19, non-essential travel has been suspended until further notice)
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United Stated without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future


  • Public accounting, audit experience, Masters in Accounting or CPA in a professional services firm preferred
  • Professional demeanor and strong communication skills, both written and oral
  • A strong accounting, finance, and/or economics background preferred.

Our people and culture

Our diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture empowers our people to be who they are, contribute their unique perspectives, and make a difference individually and collectively. It enables us to leverage different ideas and perspectives, and bring more creativity and innovation to help solve our client most complex challenges. This makes Deloitte one of the most rewarding places to work. Learn more about our inclusive culture.

Professional development

From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there’s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to build new skills, take on leadership opportunities and connect and grow through mentorship. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career.

As used in this posting, “Deloitte Advisory” means Deloitte & Touche LLP, which provides audit and enterprise risk services; Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP, which provides forensic, dispute, and other consulting services; and its affiliate, Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP, which provides a wide range of advisory and analytics services. Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP is not a certified public accounting firm. Please see www.deloitte.com/us/about for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. These entities are separate subsidiaries of Deloitte LLP.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

Requisition code: 34029


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