Industry: Professional Services

Job Family: Consulting

18 Jan, 2023


Full Time

United Kingdom

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At AlixPartners we solve the most complex and critical challenges by moving quickly from analysis to action when it really matters; creating value that has a lasting impact on companies, their people, and the communities they serve. By understanding, respecting, and honoring the needs of our employees, clients, and communities, AlixPartners actively promotes an inclusive environment. We strongly believe in the value that diversity brings to our experiences and are committed to the perpetual enhancements of initiatives, policies, and practices. We hold ourselves accountable by providing the space for authenticity, growth, and equity for everyone.

AlixPartners has embraced a hybrid work model to provide flexibility and support our employees’ work-life integration. Our hybrid model combines a mix of in-person (at client site or AlixPartners office) and remote working. Travel is part of this position, but the frequency may vary based on client, team, and individual circumstances.

WHAT YOU'LL DO We now have a number of Manchester based opportunities within our formal insolvency team, an integral part of the wider TRS practice. The team is involved in formal insolvency cases from the outset – managing a portfolio of approximately 120 cases - taking responsibility for statutory duties, creditor communications, asset realisations, investigations, employee redundancies, claims and correspondence, and case closure. Cases can range from administrations, liquidations, receiverships, and company voluntary arrangements. Additionally, the team is involved in many strategic projects, including designing and implementing new practice systems, polices, and internal training programmes.

This is an exciting opportunity to start your career as a graduate Consultant, or continue your career if you have post-graduate experience already under your belt in insolvency, or indeed in an alternative professional services or corporate environment. AlixPartners is in an international and agile firm, and you will develop your skills within an entrepreneurial, fast-growing business environment.

This individual will work on a range of formal insolvency engagements and the opportunity would suit an intelligent, enthusiastic, organised and committed individual.

Ability to exercise sound judgement and apply technical knowledge, prioritise effectively, work well as part of a team, demonstrate commerciality, problem solving skills and awareness of the ‘big picture’ are key requisite skills.

WHAT YOU'LL NEED Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate the following:

Bachelor or Masters degree Post-graduate experience in a professional services or corporate environment would be desirable for an experienced hire - directly relevant to insolvency would be an advantage. An interest in financial accounting principles. Strong Microsoft Office skills. Fluency in English is essential; knowledge of additional languages would be advantageous. Excellent verbal and written communication. Strong interpersonal abilities, working well with colleagues across TRS The ability to use your own initiative and problem solve with a ‘can do’. Good time management skills and the ability to prioritise tasks, keeping to tight and structured deadlines. High level of accuracy and attention to Willingness to constantly upgrade your own knowledge and commitment to career development, with the motivation to study while Ability to work full time in an office and remote environment. Ability to work full time in an office and remote environment; physically able to sit/stand at a computer and work in front of a computer screen for significant portions of the workday