Job Description & Summary PwC ME is a leading professional services firm and we pride ourselves on our vision, values and the ability to provide an exceptional service to a vast network of clients. We are a firm full of energy, challenge, innovation and opportunities. Our people connect their thinking, experience and solutions to enhance value for our clients. Business Restructuring Services (BRS) at PwC Middle East operates within our Advisory (Deals) practice. The BRS team is involved in delivering a range of services to Companies that are stressed or distressed, from debt restructuring/rescheduling advice through to formal insolvency engagements. The BRS team also advises lenders in connection with stressed/distressed borrowers.
Assisting in multiple client development efforts, design and sell engagements, as well as manage client relations in an advisory environment
Develop detailed project scope/deliverable design and work plans
Pitch for and manage projects (often simultaneously) providing BRS services covering debt and corporate restructuring, Independent Business Reviews, capital structure modelling, contingency planning and options reviews.
Ensure projects are delivered on time/budget, meet or exceed client expectations
Conduct frequent interactions with executive clients and provide insights, recommendations and reports on issues impacting the client's business
Lead the preparation of financial analysis underpinning financial restructuring transactions, esp financial modelling and sensitivity/scenario analysis
Understand key business drivers, identify relevant issues impacting our clients and recommend potential solutions
Draft and present client deliverables including reports and presentations
Identify project engagement and delivery risks and ensure compliance with internal firm and regulatory procedures.
Provide support and on the job coaching to junior members of project teams
In your role, who do you report to:
Senior Manager or above, depending on complexity of engagements
Qualification/ Educational requirement:
Bachelor's degree in Commerce, Business, Accounting or other related major
Should be a qualified chartered accountant (ACA/ACCA is preferred)
You will have an outstanding academic record from a well-recognized institution
Skills and experience required:
5-7 years proven experience in areas such as investment, finance and accounting
At least 3 years' experience in debt restructuring/rescheduling including
Independent Business Reviews, short term liquidity reviews, options reviews, preparation of debt maps, preparation of capital structure models, contingency planning/estimated outcomes
Strong business and commercial acumen
Past work experience in a deals based environment with a proven track record of being able to deliver successful outcomes in a short period of time
Strong communication skills (both verbal and written) with an ability to communicate and negotiate effectively in heightened stress situations with professionals of a variety of experiences and backgrounds
Strong business development skills with a desire to build relationships with clients and other advisors
Ability to undertake high volume of work
Ability to plan activities and set priorities to meet deadlines and get positive results
Expertise in delivering high-quality project outcomes in accordance with the scope of work, quality standards and budget
Ability to coach assistant manager levels and below to recognize strengths and provide timely feedback for professional development
Excellent computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) - ability to demonstrate excellent Excel and PowerPoint skills is advantageous
Internal Number: 5918279
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