Personal Insolvency Assistant Manager

Job Title: Personal Insolvency Assistant Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Reference: 3315932_1526575084
Contact Name: Robert McIlroy
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 17, 2018 17:38

Job Description


Your new company
Your new firm is a top UK accountancy practice and you will be based in the London, City office. The restructuring and recovery team of this practice advises a wide variety of clients, from individuals to companies and partnerships, in a range of industry sectors.

You will get to work with some of the leading professionals in the insolvency field who will help you build a career that may see you elevated to manager and beyond.

Your new role
Working in a friendly and motivated team, you will be responsible for a team of Personal Insolvency Assistants, Administrators and Senior Administrators, reporting directly to Directors and Partners with a view to progressing to manager.

Key responsibilities:

  • Deal with correspondence and any complaints from client
  • Review diary lines
  • Ensure IP case reviews are carried out monthly
  • Regularly review and give feedback on work and ensure team reviews are carried out
  • Manage own portfolio of clients (where appropriate)
  • Accompany directors or Partners to initial client meetings (where appropriate)
  • Allocate, supervise and review work of staff members, ensuring work is complete and all review points addressed before it is passed to the Partner or manager
  • Ensure statutory deadlines are met
  • Monitor work in progress on all jobs within the portfolio, communicating any potential problems and write off's to the Partners or managers attention on a timely basis
  • Occasional advisory work
  • Communicate any potential problems or complaints to Insolvency Practitioners (IP's) on a timely basis

What you'll need to succeed

  • CPI qualified or similar
  • At least 4 years' experience of dealing with all types of recovery procedures
  • Computer packages - Excel, Word, IPS and SAGE (desirable)
  • Supervisory experience - ability to manage and delegate effectively
  • Client focus and commercially aware
  • Communication - oral and written, ability to deal with variety of people in different environments
  • Organisation skills - the ability to juggle a number of different tasks at once
  • Good time management
  • Team building skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Be positive and committed

What you'll get in return
Genuine Work-Life Balance both supported by and built into firm culture. The firm is highly committed to developing staff throughout their career.

  • Holiday allowance of 25 days a year (plus bank holidays) and you can buy or sell up to 5 days
  • 1% pension match scheme and life assurance x4 salary
  • Full suite of other benefits
  • Study support for JIEB

What you need to do now
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