Accountant

New
  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 29 - £ 29.28 / Hour
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Accountancy & Finance
  • Job type
    Temporary
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    JN-072020-135843

Do you want to be part of a specialist investigation and prosecuting authority tackling the top level of serious or complex fraud, bribery and corruption. We have exciting opportunity for anyone looking to work within a fast pace, professional legal environment. This role will involve working with a multidisciplinary team of accountants, investigators and lawyers on a criminal investigation. The individual will be required to conduct financial analysis using a range of data sources, discuss findings with the team and investigate as appropriate to identify evidence to support the investigation.


Responsibilities



  • Tie revenue year-end/half year RNS announcements for 2014-2018 to: financial statements, Audit files, 30 September/31 March management accounts.

  • Further analysis of revenue figures within audit files to determine breakdown across the various group entities and revenue streams, in order to:

    • Understand how figures for the various entities and revenue streams tie through to the total revenue figure reported in the financial statements;

    • Understand what data the auditors were provided with, what testing they performed and the documents and explanations they received to support their work;

    • Identify potential manipulation within the various entities and revenue streams.



  • Review of SAGE data to identify/corroborate potential manipulation to revenue streams.

  • Review of material received from third parties in relation to revenue to identify/corroborate potential manipulation to revenue steams.



Essential Skills



  • Significant experience of operating in a complex, multi-strand investigative environment entailing large volumes of material.

  • Experience of auditing, insolvency work, forensic accounting (or similar).



  • Significant experience of examining material such as documentary evidence, and financial records.

  • Significant experience of complex financial analysis.



Knowledge or Qualification required:



  • A Chartered (ACA/FCA) or Certified (ACCA/FCCA) Accountancy qualification (or equivalent).



If this is the role for you, then apply today! Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Adecco is an equal opportunities provider.

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Please apply with your CV to: Zoe Cox