Location: Düsseldorf, Germany
Date Posted: May 9, 2023
Senior Associate (m/f/d) –Restructuring & Turnaround
Companies, investors and government entities around the world turn to Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) for leadership, action and results. Privately held since its founding in 1983, A&M is a global leading professional services firm that provides advisory, business performance improvement and turnaround management services.
With over 7000 people across 5 continents and based in 70 locations, we deliver excellent results for corporates, boards, private equity firms, law firms and government agencies facing complex challenges. Our senior leaders and their teams leverage A&M’s restructuring heritage to help companies act decisively, catapult growth and accelerate results.
Our non-hierarchical, hands-on-approach, small expert teams and an international focus are characterizing for A&M.
Our experienced experts in A&M's area of expertise Restructuring successfully advise clients in strategic, operational and existential crisis situations. We help to sustainably improve earnings and profitability targets and to restore the financial performance of companies. Often acting in interim key functions, Alvarez & Marsal is able to lead its clients out of challenging situations in a sustainable manner and is therefore the first port of call for companies, banks, law firms or private equity firms.
As a Senior Associate (m/f/d) you will manage the following key responsibilities, supported by the Restructuring & Turnaround team
Quickly understand a client’s rapidly changing situation to enable innovative solutions/options for distressed businesses and their stakeholders
Company side Restructuring including building 13-week cash flow forecasts
Liquidity management, including understanding the impact of risk, P&L and asset efficiency (working capital) & performance improvement processes
Financial modelling including assessing long-term company viability, as well as understanding and applying valuation methods in a restructuring context
At best you have some relevant consulting experience within the Restructuring team and the following qualifications:
Excellent university degree
Balance Sheet Restructuring
Cash & liquidity management and forecasting
Preparation and validation of business plans
Independent business reviews
Short term cash flow forecasting frameworks
Stakeholder reporting on PMO cost saving initiatives
Excellent German and English language skills, other foreign languages are of advantage.
If you want to be part of A&M’s success story and would like to grow in a dynamic environment, we are looking forward to your application.
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