Working Capital - Associate and Senior Associate

Alvarez & Marsal

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Company: Alvarez & Marsal

Location: London

Education: Postgraduate degree

Benefits: Competitive

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In today's unprecedented global economic uncertainty, businesses face an increasing array of challenges.  For nearly three decades, clients have trusted Alvarez & Marsal to work with them to help solve their most important business problems. We have earned this trust by giving every problem the utmost senior-level attention; by researching and understanding the facts before drawing conclusions; by our steadfast commitment to objectivity; and by demonstrating time and again that great leadership makes all the difference.

Alvarez & Marsal is a privately held, owner-operated, global advisory partnership best known for its heritage in corporate restructuring and, more recently, for leading the value recovery efforts of Lehman Brothers, the largest bankruptcy in financial history. The firm has been growing organically over the last decade from a best in class restructuring boutique to one of the fastest growing, independent global professional services firms that brings a wide range of operational, financial and performance improvement services to private equity and strategic companies across the industry spectrum.

The Corporate Performance Improvement (CPI) practice is built on deep functional expertise with a demonstrably differentiated ability to address the most complex business problems and deliver dramatic and sustainable business performance improvements. 

We operate in five pillars: Customers & Growth, Supply Chain, Operations, Business Technology and CFO Services. In each pillar we identify and focus on a clear target client portfolio and invest in building long-term relationships. Our pillar leads are supported by sector leads in Consumer Products, Retail, Automotive and Telco & Media.

We have entered a momentous stage of expansion with the development of our Working Capital Optimisation team and we are looking for newly qualified accountants to 5 years’ post qualified experience to join us in our London office. This is a new rapidly growing team and as a result the successful candidates will work with the Directors and Managing Directors to shape the creation of this service offering. 

Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to Senior Directors & Directors in project execution and delivery
  • Deliver client projects that provide sustainable working capital benefits including; working capital benchmarking, diagnostic reviews (including analysis of opportunities), implementation planning, and ultimately interim implementation roles
  • Contribute to thought leadership and change management across the new procedures ensuring sustainability across working capital disciplines

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required plus a professional qualification – ACA / ACCA / CIMA / CFA with first time passes desirable
  • Well-developed analytical skills, combined with strong IT skills gained at a Big 4 accounting firm or specialist consulting firm
  • Proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Additional European languages including German, Dutch, French, Italian or Spanish are advantageous
  • Ambitious with a desire to succeed in an entrepreneurial culture

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It is Alvarez & Marsal’s policy to provide and promote equal opportunity in employment, compensation, and other terms and conditions of employment without discrimination because of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, pregnancy, marital status, family status, religion, national origin, age or disability or any other non-merit based factor in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.

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Job information

Company: Alvarez & Marsal

Location: London

Education: Postgraduate degree

Benefits: Competitive

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