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Staff Forensic Accountant

JS Held Philadelphia, PA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.


Forensic Accounting Consultant

Job Description

The Forensic Accounting and Financial Advisory Services division of J.S. Held is an industry leading team of experts specialized in fraud examinations, measuring economic damages, business valuation, and other types of forensic accounting engagements. Serving both the private and public sector, we measure damages in the context of insurance claims, commercial litigation, criminal litigation and other dispute resolution forums.

As a Forensic Accounting Consultant at J.S. Held, you will assist in gathering and analyzing case records and information, suggesting areas warranting further investigation, and building recommendations with your team. You will be responsible for developing deliverables, including schedules, reports and demonstrative exhibits. All members must adhere to strict professional standards and confidentiality practices.

Qualifications & Skills Required:

Candidates must be resourceful, critical thinkers, and take initiative. They must be detailed-oriented and organized team players who function well in executing independent responsibilities. An ability to prioritize and managing competing deadlines within established time and budget restrictions is a must. A fundamental understanding of management accounting and cost accounting is recommended.

Candidates must have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or greater in Accounting from an accredited university/college.
  • Three to five years’ experience in public accounting or consulting.
  • Accounting, finance and economics knowledge.
  • Forensic accounting and/or litigation support experience a plus.
  • Strong academic background.
  • Excellent analytical and research skills.
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suites, Access, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Flexibility to travel and must be authorized to work in the United States.

JS Held

Why Work Here?

J.S. Held is a great place to work, great benefits, nice people and we pay for talent!

About us J.S. Held is dedicated to becoming the global leader in providing multi-disciplinary construction consulting services to the legal, construction and insurance communities. We specialize in property damage consulting, construction claims consulting, program & project management and dispute resolution services. J.S. Held is committed to recruiting and cultivating top industry talent to build a collaborative and diverse team of experts. Our consultants have a true understanding of how projects are planned and built based on years of practical construction and construction management expertise. We leverage this experience to provide local and cost efficient solutions and an unrivaled client experience. EEO Statement J.S. Held LLC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, J.S. Held LLC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. J.S. Held LLC expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of J.S. Held LLC employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge. Other Duties Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Please explore what we’re all about at We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer. M/F/D/V


Philadelphia, PA