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Restructuring Administrator, Technical and Compliance

Location: Bristol

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Senior Cashier

Location: Reading

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Employee Claims Senior Administrator

Location: Manchester

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Manager - FS Operations & Value Creation - TS

Location: London

Service Line: Transaction Services

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Restructuring Assistant Manager – North

Location: Leeds

Capability: Deal Advisory

Service line: Restructuring

Experience level: D

Employment type: Full Time



KPMG’s North Restructuring team are looking for an Assistant Manager to join their team.
The team of trusted advisors offer a full range of services to stressed and distressed businesses, ranging from formal insolvency through to advising profitable businesses on enhancing value and solving issues.
The North Restructuring team, where the vacancies exist, is made up of approximately 80 people, led by a team of three partners and 12 directors.
The team delivers a blend of stakeholder / lender side advisory work, company side advisory and formal insolvency. The work services a full spectrum of businesses from small owner managed concerns through to large multinationals and also a wide range of work with public sector organisations, all typically experiencing some form of stress or distress. The region covered by the team extends across the North West and North East.
The team is not generally aligned to specific sectors and specialisms, however there are individuals with significant experience in certain areas and situations and we would welcome this in applicants. In particular, we would welcome individuals with advanced Excel and modelling experience to support on related engagements. Applicants however should expect to work across all sectors as situations and client demand.

We are currently looking for an Assistant Manager to join the team in Leeds. Where possible, assignments will be resourced to suit individuals’ base locations with a primary focus therefore for these roles being Yorkshire and the North East, but the nature and unpredictability of our work will mean that some travel (and possible international working) will be required.
The role will involve working across a range of assignment types as highlighted above, and applicants should be ready to work in dynamic, flexible and fast moving environments.

Key Responsibilities:

- Work alongside case managers and engagement leaders to provide support on restructuring or insolvency assignments.
- Rapid progression to a project management role, taking ownership of the key aspects of cases or managing discreet aspects of larger assignments.
- Support the case manager’s production of reports/output on advisory/restructuring projects and all aspects of an insolvency assignment (typically involving trading, liaising with creditors and key stakeholders and sale of business)
- Participating in marketing events, together with research and targeting of new client opportunities and development of client proposals. This will include the development of internal and external contacts.


Key skills and competencies required:

- Strong commercial and business acumen
- Ability to work innovatively and ‘self start’
- Corporate insolvency would be beneficial
- Experience with Excel and in data modelling would be very advantageous as this role will include work on our advisory projects.
- Ideally some corporate side advisory experience in a Restructuring context (either advising to businesses or through other work undertaken in / with corporates)
- Desire to further build wide advisory and insolvency skillsets and develop knowledge of all Restructuring offerings
- Ability to communicate well across a range of operational and financial staff at all levels. This is also often in challenging circumstances given the financial positions of the organisations we typically work with.
- Willingness to embrace work across all sectors and potentially undertake some travel.



Restructuring Administrator, Technical and Compliance

Location: Bristol

Capability: Deal Advisory

Service line: Restructuring

Experience level: E

Employment type: Full Time



The position can be based in either Reading, Bristol or Birmingham.


KPMG’s Restructuring Technical and Compliance team are looking for an administrator to join their team. This small team has seven members across the country. The team provides support to the Restructuring function nationally on all technical matters, including legislative and legal developments, creates tools, training and guidance to assist staff with the day to day management of cases and provides support in the usage of our systems including IPS (our main case management tool).



Responsibilities
This role provides the opportunity to assist on a wide-range of projects within the team, including but not limited to:

- Assistance with the development of training and guidance materials on a variety of topics, including the monthly preparation of various alerts to staff;
- Assisting with internal compliance reviews from both a systems and case perspective;
- Assisting with the update of standard letter packs and maintenance of our systems. Project work including the development of FAQs, GDPR guidance etc.
- Monitoring of the books and records for insolvency cases;
- Providing assistance with IPS diary testing and assisting with IPS training;
- General administrative support to the team.



The Person
Qualifications and Skills

- 3 A Levels
- GCSE A-C Maths and English
- CPI qualification would be an advantage but is not essential

The key skills required are:

- Previous insolvency knowledge and experience is essential;
- A good understanding of Excel and PowerPoint, although relevant training can be provided;
- Good organisational and prioritisation skills;
- Good people skills;
- Ability to work well under pressure;
- An ability to use your own initiative and consult, when appropriate, whilst being a strong team player is essential.

Senior Cashier

Location: Reading

Capability: Deal Advisory

Service line: Restructuring

Experience level: D

Employment type: Full Time



KPMG’s Restructuring team are looking for a Cashier to join their team.

The team of trusted advisors offer a full range of services to stressed and distressed businesses, ranging from formal insolvency through to advising profitable businesses on enhancing value and solving issues.

This role will be focusing purely on dealing with all aspects of cashiering work arising on our insolvency engagements, with the ideal candidate ideally bringing existing experience directly working in this field.

The successful candidate will be based within the Midlands but will join our national cashiering team supporting on engagements across the country, and have a line manager within this group.


Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following key tasks:

- Ensuring cheques received are recorded correctly, banked and inputted into IPS (Insolvency Practitioners System) within the timescales set out in our cash procedures.
- Importing and processing of all available bank transactions files. Monitoring any automatically produced ‘direct receipts’ and ensuring these are dealt with promptly.
- Producing and processing ISA and CHAPS/faster payments.
- Printing of cheques including distributions for home region and when necessary across other areas.
- Ensuring that all the above payment types have the correct backing documentation and are coded correctly.
- Processing bank transfer and journal transactions, ensuring that the correct backing documentation is attached and correct coding has been used.
- Monitoring ‘other actions’ to ensure transactions are dealt with within the correct timescale and liaising with engagement teams regarding any outstanding transactions.
- Proactively managing the case load to spot and avoid any arising issues and troubleshoot those with engagement leaders and managers.
- Reviewing reports to ensure all estate bank accounts are reconciled on a monthly basis and there are no late statutory returns.
- Closing estate bank accounts.
- Archiving IPS cases, ensuring all diary lines are signed off, bank accounts are closed and VAT journals have been completed.
- Liaising with banks and building relationships.
- Troubleshooting bank related issues.
- Being one of the first points of contact for staff with IPS/TPS and cashiering related queries.

The Person

The key skills required are:

- Several years’ experience in a Restructuring cashiering role is required
- Knowledge and experience of IPS is required; additional training would be provided on other required systems.
- Highly organised and have an ability to prioritise effectively.
- To have the flexibility to be able to respond to sudden and sharp changes in workload.
- Common sense and an eye for detail/accuracy.
- Excellent communication skills and the ability to remain calm and professional in times of stress.
- The confidence and ability to challenge more senior staff and correct coding and/or procedural errors identified.


Employee Claims Senior Administrator

Location: Manchester

Capability: Deal Advisory

Service line: Restructuring

Experience level: D

Employment type: Full Time



KPMG’s North Restructuring team are looking for a specialist experienced Employee Claims Senior Administrator to join their team.
The team of trusted advisors offer a full range of services to stressed and distressed businesses, ranging from formal insolvency through to advising profitable businesses on enhancing value and solving issues.
This role will be focusing purely on employee related matters arising on our distressed advisory and insolvency engagements.
The North team where the vacancy is listed is made up of approximately 80 people, led by 3 partners and a team of directors. The successful candidate will likely be aligned to this North part of the practice but will also join our small national Employee Claims team and have a line manager within this team, although we are open to considering other locations from applicants.
The work services a full spectrum of businesses from small owner managed concerns through to large multinationals, right across the UK.
Whilst this role would primarily be office based and the base location is flexible to any UK office. However periodic travel (often at short notice) to deal with employee matters on live engagements will be required. This will on occasion require travel across the UK.

Key Responsibilities:

- Support engagement manager on insolvency assignments in dealing with all employee aspects of the case.
- Oversee completion process for employees of relevant forms to seek to ensure submission on a timely basis.
- Prepare employee related correspondence for manager approval, including letters, emails and file notes of key employee related decisions.
- Attend employee meetings to assist in answering employees’ queries, including potentially leading challenging meetings alongside more senior staff.
- Ensure minutes of any employee meetings are taken and maintained on file.
- Liaise with company HR staff to ensure all employee records are retained.
- Liaise with the engagement manager, company payroll staff (or a payroll bureau) and our cashiers to ensure that wages are paid where required.
- Ensure tax and RTI payments and filings are completed on an accurate and timely basis.
- Work closely with our Pensions team on any pension and auto-enrolment matters.
- Update and maintain IPS for employee information.
- Agree employees’ preferential and unsecured claims for manager approval.
- Field any ongoing employee queries throughout the life of an insolvency case.
- Provide specialist advice to our team on advisory engagements where insolvency may be a possible outcome.

Key skills and competencies required:

- Ideally several years’ experience in a similar role in an insolvency practice, preferably using IPS.
- Previous payroll/HR experience in wider industry preferable, although not essential.
- Highly organised and have an ability to prioritise effectively.
- Have flexibility to be able to respond to sudden and sharp changes in workload.
- Common sense and an eye for detail/accuracy.
- Excellent communication skills and the ability to remain calm and professional in times of stress.
- The confidence and ability to challenge more senior staff on matters such as employee consultation.

Manager - FS Operations & Value Creation - TS

Location: London

Capability: Deal Advisory

Service line: Transaction Services

Experience level: C

Employment type: Either Full Time or Part Time


The Team


KPMG’s Advisory business, one of three major units within KPMG (along with Audit and Tax), generates approximately £1.95bn per year and has 11,000 employees in the UK alone. Deal Advisory represents approximately £394m of revenues for Advisory, and comprises a number of specialist teams including M&A, Restructuring, and Transaction Services.

The FS OVC team is a market-leading provider of deal advice to a wide range of Private Equity and Financial Services businesses in their transactions through the provision of buy and sell side due diligence, integration and separation, and joint venture advice. The team sits within the wider OVC team, a newly formed team within TS with a focus on proactive deal value creation. We use a combination of analytics and subject matter experience to provide insights around how a buyer or seller can get value from the target business. The team is looking to grow its capability in the Financial Services Operational due Diligence and Private Equity Value Creation space and is embarking on a significant expansion plan for FY19.

We are looking for high calibre candidates to join our team and be part of the exciting growth plans we have for this area of the business.

The Role

- Lead OVC projects from start to finish in a deal environment, including:
- Pre-deal
- Carve-outs and standalone costs bases
- Buy-side and sell-side cost optimisation and value creation
- Cost models and scenario analysis
-�Business plan support and synergy assessments
- In-deal
- TSA commercials and options analysis
- Target Operating Model (‘TOM’) design
- Cost base and operational scalability assessments
- Post-deal
- Cost reduction/synergy execution support
- Operational scaling to support business model growth strategy
- Pre IPO/disposal value creation through operations and cost optimisation

- Lead the creation of value-added insights, which tie to the client’s strategic and business growth ambitions, including identifying the underlying value drivers and challenging their investment thesis.
- Act as the day-to-day, full-time project manager to help ensure successful problem formulation, hypotheses generation, comprehensive analysis in testing hypotheses, and problem resolution.
- Ensure quality of output, co-ordinate and prepare the content for client delivery, including review with client and/or other advisors.
- Provide oversight of skilled KPMG work teams throughout the project lifecycle and serve as the primary team interface with various levels of executives and team members.
- Maintain responsibility for risk management on engagements and liaise with the client lead/KPMG partners.
- Understand the broader Advisory service capabilities and offerings, for example, Management Consulting and Restructuring, and leverage their specialist insights to ensure our clients get the best level of advice and support.
- When you are not working on a project, you will take a lead role in business development and will lead the preparation, development, and delivery of proposals.
- Support the professional development of the FS OVC team.

The Person


- Strong experience in an Advisory related discipline at a Big 4 firm, major strategy firm, or boutique firm ideally within a deals environment. A banking in-house cost reduction or transformation programme specialist.
- Experience in at least one of the following Advisory areas: Transaction Services, Operational and Corporate Performance Improvement, Restructuring and Turnaround, Strategic Growth, or other significant strategy experience.
- Demonstrate an interest for and deep knowledge of financial services.
- Bachelor's degree qualification.
- ACA or equivalent qualification preferable.
- Strong business acumen, with analytical and problem solving skills and ability to understand how operating model decisions impact value.
- Excellent knowledge of Excel and the ability to analyse data at deal speed to provide robust and insightful client deliverables.
- Ability to adapt and work in a high-paced, exciting deal environment.
- Desire to travel internationally.
- Fluency in a European language (not essential)

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