Forensic Accounting Senior Manager (Forensics, Investigations, White-Collar Criminal Defense)

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Withum is a forward-thinking, technology-driven advisory and accounting firm, helping clients to Be in a Position of Strength in today’s modern business landscape.  Withum empowers clients with innovative tools and solutions to address their accounting, tax, and overall business management needs. Withum is a place where talent thrives. We recruit only the best and brightest people, with a genuine passion for the business.

We are seeking a Forensic Accounting Senior Manager to join our rapidly growing Forensics, Investigations, and White-Collar Criminal Defense Team. The Forensic Senior Manager can be based out of any of the following office locations: Los Angeles, CA; San Diego, CA; Orange County, CA. Our team is comprised of Certified Public Accountants (CPA), Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) professionals, Certified Fraud Examiners (CFE), Private Investigators, former federal agents, and digital forensics and data analytics experts. We are routinely engaged by counsel to conduct internal investigations, investigate allegations of fraud, and support the regulatory and criminal defense team across a wide range of industries.  Our engagements include employee embezzlement, healthcare fraud, securities fraud, CARES Act fraud, and a wide range of other forensic accounting investigations. We are specifically seeking individuals with expert witness experience or the desire to become a testifying witness.  This position provides ample opportunity for growth

Withum’s brand is a reflection of our people, our culture and our strength. Withum has become synonymous with teamwork and client service excellence. The cornerstone of our success can truly be accredited to the dedicated professionals who work here every day, whose mission is to help our clients grow and thrive – to be in a position of strength. But our commitment goes beyond our clients as we continue to live the Withum Way, promoting personal and professional growth for all team members, clients, and surrounding communities.

The Kinds of People We Want to Talk to Have Many of The Following:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in accounting required
  • CPA License required
  • CFE or CFF credential preferred
  • Minimum of 10 – 12 years experience in forensic accounting with at least 5 years of managing a forensic team
  • Strong work ethic
  • Excellent organizational and written and oral communication skills
  • Highly motivated with outstanding analytical skills
  • Market facing, business development skills

The compensation for this position will vary by location. If you reside in California or Washington State, please see below. In addition to the base compensation, Withum offers a competitive benefits package and bonus program (for eligible roles) based on individual and firm performance. Final offer amounts are based on multiple factors such as the specific role, hiring location, as well as the individual’s skills, experience and qualifications. For additional information on our benefits, visit our website at

California/Washington State ranges are from $180,000 – $200,00


Withum will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or because they are a protected veteran. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.




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