Overview

Job SummaryBDO’s Core Purpose is Helping People Thrive Every Day. Our Core Values reflect how we manage our work, our relationships and ourselves. As an employee of the firm, you will live true to our Core Values of people first, being exceptional every day in every way, embracing change, feeling empowered through knowledge and choosing accountability. Our Core Values are the standards by which we conduct ourselves day in and day out, both internally and externally.The Dispute Advisory Associate is responsible for assisting in compiling and analyzing documents to support consulting, testimony and arbitration services.- Assists with engagements related primarily to matrimonial matters- Analyzes claims and opinions made by opposing parties- Identifies relevant documents in connection with the characterization of assets and other relevant claims- Participates in the drafting of reports of findings and assists with the preparation of tables, exhibits and charts- Traces transactions and activity in bank and brokerage accounts- Creates and utilizes financial models- Analyzes the character of non-cash assets (real estate, entity interests, defined benefit plans, stock options, restricted stock grants, etc.)- Analyzes financial statements and trends- Summarizes legal agreements (such as asset purchase agreements, partnership agreements, etc.)- Supports the compiling and analyses of facts to formulate, substantiate and/or critique various theories, claims or conclusions- Communicates with senior team members regarding project status and technical issues- Other duties as requiredQualificationsEducation:- Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Economics, Finance or other relevant field requiredExperience:- One (1) or more years audit or forensic accounting experience required- Experience with general accounting, auditing and evaluating internal controls preferred- Leadership experience preferredLicense/Certifications:- CPA or eligible to sit for the CPA exam upon starting employment preferredSoftware:- Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Word, Excel and PowerPoint preferred- Expertise in Excel preferredOther Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:- Strong written and verbal communication skills- Strong analytical and basic research skills related to the retrieval and organization of high volumes of information- Solid organizational skills especially ability to meet project deadlines with a focus on details- Ability to successfully multi-task while working independently or within a group environment- Ability to work in a deadline-driven environment and handle multiple projects simultaneously- Ability to interact effectively with people at all organizational levels of the firmMON