EY Transaction Advisory Services – Restructuring, Senior Associate in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Transaction Advisory Services – Restructuring, Senior Associate

Transaction Advisory Services

Requisition # KUA001TW

Post Date Jul 19, 2018

Our Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) team works with clients to manage their capital agenda to drive competitive advantage and increased returns. As part of a global team of 10,000 professionals in 100 countries you will advise clients on preserving, optimising, raising or investing capital. Major groups (or, as we call them, sub-service lines and competencies) within TAS include Mergers and Acquisition Services, Project Finance, Restructuring Services, Operational Transaction Services, Transaction Support, Transaction Tax, and Valuation and Business Modelling.

Our global network of Restructuring Services professionals helps clients develop financial and operational strategies to improve liquidity, credit availability and shareholder return. Join this team and you will help clients evaluate capital options, capture greater transaction value and achieve strategic objectives – whether they are buying or selling a distressed asset, restructuring a business or dealing with underperformance, or looking to improve cash management.

The opportunity

As an EY transaction professional, you will help clients make better and more informed decisions about how they strategically manage capital and transactions in a changing world. That means advising businesses on how they preserve, optimize, raise and invest their capital to help them achieve their strategic objectives.

The Restructuring Senior Associate is expected to work on and manage projects while leveraging analytical skills that will enable our clients to develop financial and operational strategies to improve liquidity, credit availability and shareholder return. As a Senior Associate in RAS you are expected to contribute to the team with your technical and analytical skills and knowledge of restructuring services.

Your keyresponsibilities

As a Restructuring Senior Associate, you'll work on the restructuring engagement by defining the engagement scope, in consultation with the Manager / Senior Manager / Partner, and executing it in compliance with our policies and protocols. When required, you'll personally execute designated restructuring procedures, depending on the size of the engagement. You'll actively establish, maintain and strengthen internal and external relationships and make sure that delivered client work is of high quality. As part of this, you'll anticipate and identify risks and escalate issues, as appropriate. As an influential member of the team, you'll help to create a positive learning culture and will coach and counsel junior team members and help them to develop.

Skills and attributesfor success

  • Display a high level of commercial acumen, andan awareness of the key drivers of corporate failure or underperformance

  • Proficient in detailed financial and commercialanalysis and able to identify potential areas of sensitivity

  • Able to identify key issues on assignments andsuggest workable solutions

  • Appreciation of the risks inherent in advisingdistressed businesses and their stakeholders

  • Experience of leading independent businessreviews and formal corporate insolvencies

To qualify for the roleyou must have

  • Bachelor's degree and approximately 3 - 5 yearsof related work experience; or a graduate degree and approximately 3 - 5 yearsof related work experience

  • Aptitude for quantitative and qualitativeanalysis

  • Excellent problem solving, project management,facilitation and interpersonal skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Ideally, you’ll alsohave

  • Transactions/auditing experience

  • Track record of strong performance inrestructuring/advisory work either on behalf of creditors or distressedcompanies.

  • Client facing experience from a professionalservices background

What we look for

Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident team player equipped with strong people management skills and a genuine passion to make things happen in a dynamic organization.

What working at EY offers

EY offers a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance . We are committed to being an inclusiveemployer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching andfeedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities todevelop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom andflexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

If you canconfidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us assoon as possible.

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