Senior Executive (Manager) - Restructuring - Leeds
The Opportunity#LI-P In today's market, businesses face new and ever evolving disruption from innovation, market shifts, and changes in the capital environment. EY's leading Restructuring team delivers solutions at pace. Whether our clients are companies, government organisations, or financial stakeholders and whether they are on the brink of a crisis or seeking to build resilience in their business, we work closely alongside them to deliver the financial and organisational solutions that enable them to adapt and succeed. Providing leadership in difficult and complex situations, EY's Restructuring team rapidly solves, executes and ultimately transforms the outcome for our clients.Your Key ResponsibilitiesAs a Restructuring Senior Executive, you'll manage the restructuring engagement by defining the engagement scope, in consultation with the Senior Manager / Partner, and executing it in compliance with our policies and protocols. When required, you'll personally execute designated restructuring procedures and lead teams or parts of teams on engagements, depending on the size of the engagement. You'll actively establish, maintain and strengthen internal and external relationships and make sure that delivered client work is of high quality. As part of this, you'll anticipate and identify risks and escalate issues, as appropriate. As an influential member of the team, you'll help to create a positive learning culture and will coach and counsel junior team members and help them to develop.Skills and Attributes for SuccessDisplay a high level of commercial acumen, and an awareness of the key drivers of corporate failure or underperformanceProficient in detailed financial and commercial analysis and able to identify potential areas of sensitivityAble to identify key issues on assignments and suggest workable solutionsExperienced in presenting findings clearly in reports and other deliverables to clientsAssist in managing the financial aspects of engagements by organising staffing, tracking fees and communicating issues to project leadersDemonstrate professionalism and confidence to deal with a range of stakeholder groups and management teamsUnderstand the capabilities of the firm, looking for opportunities to bring other specialists in to the restructuring assignment to achieve the best solutionConduct performance reviews and contribute to performance feedback for staffContribute to people initiatives including recruiting, retaining and training Restructuring professionalMaintain an educational program to continually develop personal skillsTo qualify for the role you must haveProfessional accountancy qualificationPrevious experience of working within a Restructuring environmentExperience of leading independent business reviews and formal corporate insolvencies The ability to build strong internal relationships within Restructuring and across other services, and can actively participate in business developmentAppreciation of the risks inherent in advising distressed businesses and their stakeholdersIdeally, you'll also haveJIEB qualification an advantage but not essentialPeople development experience and can effectively supervise, coach and mentor staffOwn network of contacts with work providers, or will understand how to build oneWhat we look forWe are looking for candidates who are highly motivated, driven, and have a passion to be part of a fast-paced, successful transaction team. Being a strong team player is also important as well as someone who is happy to work flexibly throughout a period a growth within Restructuring.What working at EY offers We offer a competitive remuneration package where you'll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues aroundOpportunities to develop new skills and progress your careerThe freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that's right for youAbout EYAs a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we're using the finance products, expertise and systems we've developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we'll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.Join us in building a better working world. Apply now.Who we areEY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.