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EY Executive - Restructuring - Leeds in Leeds, United Kingdom

Executive - Restructuring - Leeds

Transaction Advisory Services

Requisition # LEE000MF

Post Date 5 days ago

The Opportunity

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 Responsibilities

As a Restructuring Executive,you'll make a technical contribution to Restructuring engagements and internal projects.

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 Success

  • Display a high level of commercial acumen, and an awareness of the key drivers of corporate failure or underperformance

  • Proficient in detailed financial and commercial analysis and able to identify potential areas of sensitivity

  • Able to identify key issues on assignments and suggest workable solutions

  • Experienced in presenting findings clearly in reports and other deliverables to clients

  • Appreciation of the risks inherent in advising distressed businesses and their stakeholders

  • Demonstrate professionalism and confidence to deal with a range of stakeholder groups and management teams

  • Conduct performance reviews and contribute to performance feedback for staff

  • Contribute to people initiatives including recruiting, retaining and training Restructuring professional

  • Maintain an educational program to continually develop personal skills

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Professional accountancy qualification

  • Previous experience of working within a Restructuring environment

  • Experience of investigative word – many of our strong performers have moved from other disciplines (Audit, Transaction Support, Forensic).

  • The ability to build strong internal relationships within Restructuring and across other services, and can actively participate in business development

  • Appreciation of the risks inherent in advising distressed businesses and their stakeholders

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Strong communication skills and ability to build effective relationships at all levels

  • People development experience and can effectively supervise, coach and mentor staff

  • An ability to understand how to build your own network of contacts with work providers

What we look for

We 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 around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build abetter working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities andcreativefreedom to make things better.Whenever you join, however long you stay, theexceptionalEY 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 are

EY 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.

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