Job Title: Forensic Accountant - Forensics and Audit Specialist
City: Calgary
Region: Alberta
Country: Canada
Industry: NOC 11100 – Financial auditors and accountants
Employment Type: FULL_TIME

Forensic Accountant - Forensics and Audit Specialist

Job Type

Full-time, Part-Time, Flexible Time, Commission, Contract

About Us

Become a key player in the financial integrity landscape at 100+ Accounting Inc. (https://www.100accounting.ca), a dynamic firm known for its excellence in forensic accounting and audit services. We are seeking a seasoned professional to fill the Forensic Accounting and Audit Specialist role. If you have a passion for uncovering financial irregularities, providing expert witness testimony, rebutting flawed forensic accounting reports prepared by others, and ensuring regulatory compliance, we invite you to apply.
The successful candidate will have a high level of care, demonstrated through careful attention to detail and a great sense of urgency to professionally get things done correctly and quickly, right the first time. The successful candidate shall be dedicated to the excellence of the work they will be doing and is always punctual and ready to do the required tasks. The successful candidate will possess "Effective Listening Skills" - eager to understand the other parties during communications.

Personal Attributes

The incumbents must maintain strict confidentiality in performing their duties. The incumbents must also demonstrate the following personal attributes:

  • be a good leader, at the same time and more importantly, be a good follower and listener
  • be honest and trustworthy
  • be respectful
  • possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • be flexible
  • demonstrate sound work ethics, professionalism, and integrity
  • always communicate with etiquette and conduct themselves professionally
  • quick learner with the ability to develop skills on their own
  • be courteous
  • be organized

Position Overview

As a Forensic Accounting and Audit Specialist, you will be at the forefront of detecting fraud, conducting loss assessments, and ensuring tax compliance. You will also play a vital role as an expert witness when required and ensuring adherence to regulatory and corporate policies and procedures.

Responsibilities

1- Forensic Accounting

  • Conduct thorough loss assessments for clients
  • Serve as an expert witness in legal proceedings
  • Detect and investigate financial fraud cases
  • Rebutting flawed forensic accounting reports prepared by others

2- Audit and Review

  • Provide tax compliance services for individuals and businesses
  • Ensure adherence to regulatory requirements
  • Oversee corporate policies and procedures compliance

Qualifications

  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation
  • 8+ years of experience in forensic accounting and audit
  • Proven expertise in loss assessment, fraud detection, and expert witness services
  • Strong knowledge of tax regulations and compliance
  • Familiarity with regulatory and corporate policies and procedures
  • Excellent understanding of auditing standards and practices
  • Experience in bankruptcy is considered an asset
  • Experience as an expert witness is regarded as an asset
  • Experience acting as CFO, Controller, or other corporate management roles is viewed as an asset
  • Experience in working for big public accounting firms is considered an asset
  • Industry experience is viewed as an asset
  • Experience with cryptocurrency accounting and fraud is regarded as an asset.

Skills

  • Exceptional analytical and investigative skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Proficient in accounting software and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Detail-oriented with a high level of accuracy
  • Ability to provide expert witness testimony in a clear and concise manner
  • Outstanding organizational and time-management skills
  • Knowledge of emerging accounting technologies is considered an asset

Application Deadline

We have an ongoing need for this position from time to time. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews. 100+ Accounting Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer. Join us in shaping the future of financial services and positively impacting our clients' success.

How to Apply

In the first three sentences of your cover letter, please list your three top qualities (only 3) that make you the perfect candidate for this position. There are no limitations on the number of pages for your resume. However, your resume will be judged based on the principles of effective writing. Please use "Forensic Accounting and Audit Specialist Application - Resume - [Your Name]" as the filename for your resume.

If you are ready to contribute to our team's success in forensic accounting and audit services, please submit your resume, cover letter, and compensation expectations through our Online Career Application Form (https://www.100accounting.ca/careers/apply-here).