Senior Manager Investigations – Forensic Accounting

Sector: Accountancy, Banking and Finance
Salary: Discussed on application
Location: Birmingham
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 910385
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Just Recruitment is recruiting for one of the top 10 Professional Services Providers in the UK.

Our client is looking to recruit for a Senior Manager Investigations within the Forensics Accounting team.

You will be expected to get involved in high profile and complex assignments in areas such as fraud, anti-bribery and corruption, financial and misconduct investigation and regulatory compliance matters.

You will be expected to lead and manage project teams, reporting to the Director or Partner and supporting them through from initial instruction to the provision of written and oral evidence and any subsequent work.

You will be a key point of contact for the instructing solicitors and clients and will be involved in all areas of the case, including project management and delivery.


  • Lead complex assignments under the supervision of the Director or Partner
  • Supervise project teams and supervise junior staff
  • Play an active role in the scoping and planning of engagements
  • Assist in developing strategies to solve complex technical challenges and to identify issues and challenges with data or calculations
  • Review and input into potentially complex financial models
  • Present and explain findings in a clear and concise manner
  • Draft and review reports
  • Active participation in meetings (e.g. team meetings, client/ lawyer meetings, meeting of experts, conferences with counsel etc.) including organisation, delivery of findings, identifying next steps Ownership of general project management, including project finances, risk issues, budgeting and billing
  • Be actively involved in business development activities, including devising and leading initiatives aimed at winning new work; and continue to develop your own network of work referrers

Qualifications and experience:

  • An accounting qualification is essential (e.g. ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CIPFA)
  • Fraud and financial crime related qualifications preferred (e.g. ACFS, CFE, CAMS)
  • Forensic accounting experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills Strong interest in business development and ability to generate new ideas to expand forensic service lines
  • Willing to travel regularly locally, nationally and internationally


Contact Tracey Bates to talk about this role on 01376 517079