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Restructuring Case Administrator

Date: Nov 27, 2018

Location: London, United Kingdom

Company: KPMG UK

AutoReq ID134772BR
Job TitleRestructuring Case Administrator
CountryUnited Kingdom
FunctionDeal Advisory
Service LineRestructuring
Service Line InformationIn Restructuring our clients and wider stakeholders vary considerably and include corporates (from mid-market to blue-chip), lawyers, hedge funds, lenders, PE houses, and public sector organisations.

Our service offerings develop in line with market demands and include advice on:
- Insolvency - both execution and advisory
- Exit planning and implementation
- Cash management - both crisis and strategic
- Lender advisory
- Corporate financial restructuring
- Operational restructuring, including turnaround, planning and implementation
- Impaired loan advisory services
- Chief restructuring officers
- Insurance solutions - insolvency services aimed exclusively at insurance companies.

KPMG OverviewKPMG is part of a global network of firms that offers Audit, Tax & Pensions, Consulting, Deal Advisory and Technology services. Through the talent of over 16,000 colleagues, we bring our creativity and insight to our clients’ most critical challenges.

With offices across the UK, we work with everyone from small start-ups and individuals to major multinationals, in virtually every industry imaginable. Our work is often complex, yet our vision is simple: to be the clear choice for our clients, for our people and for the communities we work in.

Job DescriptionWe are seeking a client-facing Case Administrator to join the London Corporate Simplification (CS) team.

You will be responsible for overseeing a portfolio of liquidation engagements, working collaboratively with other team members and providing support and assistance to the management group.

All liquidation engagements are different, but typically you will be required to:

- Complete pre-liquidation client and engagement acceptance procedures
- Assist with pre-liquidation due diligence and preparatory steps, which at times will involve working at client sites
- Produce statutory documentation to effect the liquidation/the appointment of liquidators and advise clients on execution
- Complete statutory filing, advertising and notification requirements
- Assist with day-to-day liquidation matters, including:

i) realising assets
ii) seeking out and adjudicating and, where applicable, paying creditor claims
iii) corresponding with shareholders and calculating distributions
iv) obtaining tax clearances from HM Revenue & Customs

- Monitor case progress and meet case compliance requirements.

You will also be required to assist with company research, business development initiatives and other ad hoc tasks.

The Team

CS principally delivers Members’ Voluntary Liquidation (MVL) engagements for a broad range of clients across all sectors/industries, in the UK and overseas.

We help to eliminate everything from dormant companies to large, recently traded entities, partnerships, PLCs and Investment Trusts, and our engagements range from single companies to multi-entity Legal Entity Rationalisation (LER) projects.

Our engagements invariably include providing pre-elimination advice for directors and shareholders and carrying out due-diligence on target entities.

We also assist clients with capital reduction and strike off engagements, and carry out Creditors Voluntary Liquidations (CVLs).

The Individual

We are seeking an individual who has:

- Insolvency sector experience (ideally including involvement with MVLs) with the drive to progress and develop a career in CS
- The desire (in due course) to study for professional qualifications relevant to the role
- Experience in using Microsoft Word/Excel/Powerpoint and, ideally, IPS or equivalent software systems
- The ability to produce accurate, clear, structured, well presented and concise written work with good spelling, a sound understanding of grammar and a keen attention to detail
- Good time management and organisational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks with changing priorities/deadlines and remain focussed in the face of challenge
- The ability to communicate clearly/concisely and work as part of a team
- A smart and professional manner


- 3 A levels (C grades or above) with GCSE Maths and English;
- A university degree is preferable, but not a requirement;
- 2 references available on request

Our DealIf the chance to work with interesting clients and innovative technology wasn’t rewarding enough, we’ll motivate you in other ways too. At KPMG you can expect real responsibilities and opportunities to grow professionally.

‘Our Deal’ sets out all the different ways you’ll be rewarded at KPMG. Among other things you can benefit from honest conversations about your career as well as a range of other rewards. In all these ways and more, we have created an environment that can bring out the best in you.

Flexible WorkingWhile some of our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, we are supportive where possible of helping you to achieve a balance between your home and work demands.

We are happy to discuss individual requirements and our range of flexible working arrangements could be of interest. Furthermore, as part of the recruitment process, we can put you in touch with people who work flexibly so you can understand from them what our culture is like.

Applying with a DisabilityKPMG are proud to be an inclusive, equal opportunity employer and we seek to attract and retain the best people from the widest possible talent pool. As a member of the Business Disability Forum we're committed to ensuring that you are treated fairly throughout our Recruitment Process. Should you be successful after the initial application stage, please discuss any reasonable adjustments that you may require, with your recruitment contact.

KPMG's commitment to diversity

KPMG consistently features in the Sunday Times Best Big Companies to work for, which has been recognised with a special achievement award to mark our 10 years in the Top 25. We are proud of the value we place on individuality; we want you to bring your full self to work and truly maximise your potential. We believe that your individuality helps us to deliver the best results for our clients. Diversity of background, diversity of experience, diversity of perspective - that's the KPMG difference. But, don't take our word for it, find out more about diversity at KPMG.

Returning to work after a break

At KPMG, we appreciate that returning to work after an extended career break can be daunting. We understand that those with experience who have taken a career break have a wealth of experience and knowledge to offer our organisation, which helps us to achieve our business goals. We will support you to refresh your skills, develop your confidence and provide a supportive network across the firm to help you best integrate into the working environment. This role welcomes applications for individuals who have been out of work for 18 months or more and who have previous relevant experience.

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