PwC Advisory Forensics Manager LMCC in Irvine, California

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PwC Advisory helps our clients with their most challenging imperatives from strategy through execution. We combine the breadth of knowledge of over 48,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. We work with the world's largest and most complex companies and understand the unique business issues and opportunities our clients face.

Job Description

Businesses today are confronted daily by corruption, fraud and other unplanned events. Our growing Advisory Forensics Services practice protects opportunities for clients by working with them to strategically prepare for and manage the changeable complexities of the evolving threat landscape and by providing unparalleled resources and insights to investigate fraud, assist in risk management and mitigation, and identify and analyze vulnerabilities

  • whether in one country or worldwide. With a strong Forensics presence in more than 40 countries, our strategic threat management approach enables us to work with international clients to anticipate, manage, and respond to threats, while also helping clients become "threat-smart."

Our Forensics professionals possess core forensics capabilities as well as forensic technology expertise and offer clients a unilateral advantage in investigating problems that extend across borders or that afflict multinational organizations.

Our Forensic Services consultants help clients protect business opportunities in today's evolving threat landscape.

Our global team prevents, investigates and remediates the issues arising from regulatory, legal and commercial minefields that can damage brand and bottom line if left unchecked and helps clients become "threat-smart" and develop dynamic, adaptive strategies before a crisis occurs. Our consultants

who are former accountants, financial analysts, technology experts, former regulators and members of law enforcement, statisticians, economists, engineers, compliance officers, and fraud examiners

are skilled in accounting, financial analysis, advanced technology, and regulatory knowledge and provide insights

to companies around the world that are confronting corporate investigations, litigation and regulatory enforcement challenges.

As a member of PricewaterhouseCoopers Investigations & Forensic Services practice, you will help identify and analyze vulnerabilities in order to manage and mitigate risk. Our in-depth process of forensic accounting diagnosis allows our clients to continue their business, recover lost funds and halt further economic losses.

Our licensing management services help clients to identify ineffective internal controls, gauge compliance and pinpoint underreported royalties. Our unique blend of forensic accounting and technical skills ensures that our clients gain the maximum benefits from proactive, profitable licensing programs and maintain productive relationships with their business partners.

Position/Program Requirements

Minimum Years of Experience: 8

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree

Degree(s) Preferred: Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics, Master's degree

Certification(s) Preferred: Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Certified Financial Forensics (CFF) and/or Certified Licensing Professional (CLL)

Knowledge Preferred:

Thorough knowledge and understanding of accounting, auditing and financial analysis.

Thorough knowledge of some combination of financial analysis, forensic investigation techniques and financial modeling is required.

Thorough knowledge to understand and analyze complex licensing contracts and communicate findings to clients.

Thorough knowledge and experience developing profitability and lost profit analyses, as well as conducting comparative and proformance analyses.

Thorough knowledge and experience evaluating financial statements and/or records using forensic accounting techniques;

providing detailed financial analyses; assessing validity of data, assumption and claims; and gathering relevant data.

Executing due diligence reviews for mergers, acquisitions, divestitures and financial facilities, as well as experience performing fraud and non-compliance examinations.

Skills Preferred:

Thorough experience with finance, accounting or auditing. Thorough understanding of Audit Standards, Financial Statement Presentation & Disclosure and the Major Applications (Oracle, SAP) and sub-ledger systems supporting the financials.

Considerable experience identifying and addressing client needs: building, maintaining, and utilizing networks of client relationships and community involvement; communicating value propositions; managing resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing and collections; and preparing and/or coordinating complex written and verbal materials.

Considerable experience as a team leader: supervising teams to create an atmosphere of trust; seeking diverse views to encourage improvement and innovation; and coaching staff including providing timely meaningful written and verbal feedback.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.