Senior Consultant

£50000 - £60000

A Senior Consultant in Forensic Data Analytics will have the opportunity to work on high-profile international engagements, working closely with clients and senior internal stake holders. This includes working across all components from data extraction, manipulation and transformation, analysis and reporting. As part of the role, a Senior Consultant will be expected to supervise 2-3 Consultant grade staff and will be expected to help develop their skills and competencies.

Primary Duties:

  • Identifying, acquiring, synthesizing, mining and analyzing relevant data
  • Identifying data relationships among multiple sources and types of data, and organizing this information to facilitate effective data analysis
  • Analyzing and interpreting historical financial, operational, and transactional data
  • Maintaining detailed work-paper records of assumptions, methodologies, and information sources utilized during the performance of all analytical tasks
  • Preparing written analyses, reports, presentations, and interrogatories for third parties on the project scope and/or results of activities
  • Liaise with clients to provide status updates and present analysis results
  • Coordinate junior team members and collaborate with other departments in FTI across large engagements

Required Experience:

  • Significant experience in a data science related role (or relevant PhD and a number of years of professional experience)
  • Experience in project management, with an ability to translate user requirements into costed tasks
  • Previous experience in consulting, compliance, audit or investigations
  • Experience in reporting technical matters to senior stakeholders
  • Experience in any of the following areas:
    • Accounting
    • Econometrics
    • Banking
    • Financial Markets
    • Oil & Gas
    • Healthcare

Required Skills:

  • Proficient in at least one SQL flavor (e.g. SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle) and at least one scripting language (e.g. Python, PHP, R, JavaScript)
  • Possess a general understanding of financial, accounting, or banking principles
  • Able to work in a team as well as independently
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal), mathematical, and organizational skills
  • Able to produce high quality work product under strict deadlines

Preferred Skills:

  • Knowledge of the following technologies: blockchain, machine learning, artificial intelligence
  • Proficiency in statistics and statistical methods
  • Familiarity with common software packages; such as SAP, JD Edwards and Oracle Financials
  • Knowledge of IT technology (Server, networking, security)


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