Director, Financial Restructuring Advisory at Alvarez & Marsal Holdings, LLC in New York, New York

Posted in General Business 1 day ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Director, Financial Restructuring

Alvarez & Marsal


Alvarez & Marsal ("A&M") is a global consulting firm with more than $2+ billion in revenues, over 5,000 staff and 60 offices around the globe and a broad range of professional services including Financial & Operational Restructuring, Transaction Advisory, Performance Improvement, Corporate Transformation, Financial Institutions Advisory, Valuations and Disputes & Investigation Services.

Companies, investors and government entities around the world turn to Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) for leadership, action and results.

As the world's largest Turnaround and Crisis management firm, with a market leading practice in Financial & Operational Restructuring, we are here for our clients to help them deal with the consequences of Covid 19. A&M's established European Financial Restructuring Advisory practice enables companies, investors, lenders and secured creditor groups in complex restructuring processes to evaluate the risks and opportunities of a company's business plan and restructuring alternatives in order to maximize recovery.

Our Financial Restructuring Advisory team is now an established and high performing team within A&M Paris. We are looking to expand this team further by adding an experienced and highly regarded Director from a competitor firm to the team. The successful candidate will work with our Managing Director, France and the Restructuring Team on multi-stakeholder, multi-national restructuring advisory engagements delivering a blend of review and stakeholder advisory work to clients.

Main responsibilities:

  • Advise company stakeholders facing financial difficulties; assess Group-level financial performance in addition to high-level studies of the financial viability of subsidiary companies

  • Tasks can include; Initial diagnostic assessment of key issues and business outlook, appraisal of options and contingency planning, cash flow assessments and Independent Business Reviews

  • Prepare corporate strategic plans in addition to implementation support for international groups and subsidiaries

  • Contribute to performance monitoring following business plan implementation

  • Manage team members ensuring effective delegation and high standards of client deliverables

  • Contribute to business development activities including the creation of client pitches and proposals to win new mandates

  • Build strong, trusted, long term relationships with key stakeholders in the French and European lending community through the delivery of value added client engagements

The successful candidate will have experience of;

  • Extensive experience within a Financial Restructuring team at a leading advisory firm

  • The ability to demonstrate experience delivering complex restructuring projects including independent business reviews, short term cash flow assessments, capital structure analysis and lender restructuring options analysis

  • Broad ranging experience in leading complex restructuring engagements

  • Demonstrated expertise and aptitude with conducting quantitative and qualitative analyses, particularly with constructing integrated financial models, analysing financial under-performance and related services

  • Fluent business level English and French is essential. Additional European language skills including Dutch, German, Italian or Spanish are highly desirable

In addition to the skills and qualities detailed above, the desired candidate will also demonstrate the following attributes;

  • Capacity to thrive in a fast-paced, challenging, and uncertain environment

  • Strong facilitation skills, forging consensus around credible, executable solutions

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills, confident and impactful presenter

  • Objective, fact based approach to problem solving

  • Driven by values and integrity, talks straight, builds confidence and leads by example

A&M delivers tangible results for corporates, boards, private equity firms, law firms and government agencies facing complex challenges. Our senior leaders, and their teams help companies act decisively, catapult growth and accelerate results. We are experienced operators, world-class consultants, former regulators and industry authorities with a shared commitment to telling clients what's really needed for turning change into a strategic business asset, managing risk and unlocking value at every stage of growth.

Diversity & Inclusion

A&M's entrepreneurial culture celebrates independent thinkers and doers who can positively impact our clients and shape our industry. The collaborative environment and engaging work-guided by A&M's core values of Integrity, Quality, Objectivity, Fun, Personal Reward, and Inclusive Diversity-are the main reasons our people love working at A&M. Inclusive Diversity means we embrace diversity and we foster inclusiveness. It runs through how we recruit, develop employees, conduct business, support clients, and partner with vendors. It is the A&M way.

Voluntary Inclusion

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.

Unsolicited Resumes from Third-Party Recruiters

Please note that as per A&M policy, we do not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters unless such recruiters were engaged to provide candidates for a specified opening. Any employment agency, person or entity that submits an unsolicited resume does so with the understanding that A&M will have the right to hire that applicant at its discretion without any fee owed to the submitting employment agency, person or entity.