Restructuring & Insolvency Associate

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Job type: Risk & restructuring

Location: Singapore

Categories: Advisory/Risk & restructuring

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About Grant Thornton

We are looking for energetic, friendly and vibrant individuals who are looking for a new challenge.

At Grant Thornton Singapore (GTS), you are empowered to make a difference in an atmosphere where inclusivity and teamwork are essential. You have the autonomy to make your own decisions within a flexible and supportive structure. It is an exciting time to join GTS as we are rapidly growing with no two days being the same. You will be an integral part of helping to build GTS into the go-to firm for dynamic organisations trading in Singapore, across the region and in the world.

GTS is a member firm of the Grant Thornton International Limited network. Grant Thornton is a leading business adviser that helps dynamic organisations to unlock their potential for growth. Our brand is respected globally, as one of the major global accounting and advisory organisations recognised by capital markets, regulators and international standards setting bodies. As a $5bn global organisation of member firms with more than 50,000 people in over 135 countries, we have the scale to meet our clients’ changing needs, but with the insight and agility that helps our clients to stay one step ahead.

Restructuring & Insolvency Associate

Grant Thornton is seeking accounting professionals with experience in client-facing forensic assignments and other analytical skills to various client situations.

As part of an embryonic Singapore Forensic team, you will contribute to the practice growth.

You will support the team of the Singaporean Forensic practice to:

  • Perform analysis on the historical and current financial performance of the client to determine the viability of the business and identifying immediate remedies to resuscitate the business;
  • Assisting the client in the preparation of cash flow projection and ascertain the validity of the assumptions adopted and liquidity requirements of the client;
  • Liaising with various stakeholders of the client in various forms of administration (such as judicial management, liquidation and receivers and managers) including dealing with creditors' queries, recovering and realizing assets and fulfilling the statutory obligations of the administrators;
  • Supporting the business development initiatives, including the preparation of proposals and identification of opportunities;
  • Understanding the applicable Singapore law on corporate restructuring and insolvency;
  • Working closely with Managers and Partners on client management and business development activities.

SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business, Economics, Finance or other relevant field, required

Experience:

  • Experience in client-facing in audit or accountancy, or other relevant experience or consulting offering forensic and investigations services, required

Software:

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite, specifically, Excel, PowerPoint and Word, required

Other Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Solid organisational skills especially ability to meet project deadlines with a focus on details
  • Proven ability to work in a deadline-driven environment and handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Capacity to build and maintain strong relationships with internal and client personnel

We offer you competitive salary and benefits, an inclusive and collaborative work environment, with many opportunities to grow and develop through advising an interesting local and multinational client base.

Grant Thornton is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of ethnicity, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law.

Please email your CV to career@sg.gt.com and indicate "[Your Name]– R&I" as the subject title of the e-mail.

Advertised: 01 Jul 2020 Singapore Standard Time

Application close: 01 Feb 2021 Singapore Standard Time