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Forensics & Valuation Services Consultant

At BKD, our Forensics & Valuation Services (FVS) practice is led by a talented team of experienced professionals, who have a sincere appreciation for people and how they are each uniquely motivated. BKD’s forensics and valuation professionals are experts at providing a variety of services, including forensic accounting, litigation services, and fraud investigations, as well as handling various complex valuation issues faced by clients related to compliance, mergers & acquisitions and financial reporting. We focus on training and developing our teams to help them reach their full potential. If you thrive in a fast-paced environment and are seeking variety, we would love to talk to you!

As a BKD FVS Consultant, you will develop expertise, expand your knowledge and build collaborative relationships within the practice and with clients. Further, you will have meaningful support from firm leadership for substantial professional development and perform services for clients across the country.

BKD’s FVS leadership team takes pride in creating and maintaining a supportive and respectful environment for our team members. Apply if you’re interested in learning how we can support your professional and personal goals.

What You Will Do: 
 Prepare business valuation models and reports
  • Research and analyze industry, transactional, and economic information
  • Prepare for and participate in management interviews, either onsite or via teleconference
  • Assist audit teams with reviewing and testing fair value estimates
  • Assist with mathematical testing related to quality control procedures
  • Participate in investigation, litigation support and forensic consulting engagements
  • Perform detailed analysis of financial and legal documents, analysis of potentially fraudulent transactions and reconstruction of financial statements 
  • Apply technical research skills needed to gather, organize, summarize and interpret data to arrive at a conclusion


A successful Trusted Advisor has: 
The ability to work independently and with team members located throughout various offices
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Strong time management skills, including the ability to manage project timelines and work with different supervisors
  • The ability to propose innovative and alternative ideas.
  • The willingness to adapt to urgent situations.
  • Detail orientation and financial modeling skills.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited college/university
  • Some travel required, up to 20%, at times with short notice; primarily related to CPE or client engagement matters.
 Preferred Qualifications:
  • CPA license
  • Desire to obtain the Accreditation in Business Valuation (ABV), Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) and/or Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) credentials
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, primarily Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • TeamMate/Galvanize/IDEA/Alteryx experience

Applicants for positions with BKD must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. 
At BKD, our mission is to provide rewarding career opportunities and invest in the success of our people. Through award-winning learning and development, coaching, and career advocacy programs, you will have the tools to make every play count and reach your professional goals. Along the way, you will have the opportunity to influence innovation and build long-lasting relationships. As a BKDer, you will be able to learn, lead, serve, and be recognized for your contributions. 
As a part of our People First culture, we invest in the well-being of our Trusted Advisors so they can provide Unmatched Client Service®. Click here to learn how we invest in our people:

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About BKD 
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their goals. Our more than 3,000 dedicated professionals provide solutions for
clients in all 50 states and internationally. BKD and its subsidiaries offer a
variety of tax, accounting, and consulting services and combine the insight and
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