Transaction Services/ Business Recovery Services Director

  • Competitive
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PWC - US
  • 24 Nov 17 2017-11-24

Transaction Services/ Business Recovery Services Director

PwC/LOS Overview
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PwC Advisory helps our clients with their most challenging imperatives from strategy through execution. We combine the breadth of knowledge of over 48,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. We work with the world's largest and most complex companies and understand the unique business issues and opportunities our clients face.

Job Description
As businesses grow and become more complex, they navigate complicated transactions. Our growing Advisory Transaction Services practice helps executives achieve strategic growth objectives for their organizations by driving informed and empowered acquisition, divestiture and reorganization decisions. Our transaction services professionals help companies across the deal continuum
developing the right strategy, identifying issues and points of negotiation and value, executing the deal seamlessly, and implementing changes to deliver synergies and improvements post integration.

Our Business Recovery Services consultants help restore business performance for distressed companies.

This high performing team advises clients in the areas of restructuring and distressed investing.

Position/Program Requirements
Minimum Years of Experience: 8

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree

Knowledge Preferred:
Demonstrates proven intimate knowledge and success in a role managing issues involving the US bankruptcy code, processes and procedures and how this is applied to consulting engagements related to financial underperformance, bankruptcy, and restructuring services.
Demonstrates proven intimate knowledge and leadership related to delivering the breadth and depth of the consulting services to clients in restructuring situations (e.g., financial, tax, human resources, investigations, accounting.

Skills Preferred:
Demonstrates proven intimate abilities and consistent success managing a wide range of projects related to financial underperformance, consistently demonstrating creative thinking and individual initiative, including the following:
- Delivering high-quality client services-oriented restructuring services, leveraging relevant corporate finance and accounting principles;
- Managing client relationships and client service;

- Conducting quantitative and qualitative analyses, particularly with constructing integrated financial models, analyzing financial underperformance and related services;
- Analyzing financial underperformance and/or bankruptcy, including financial statements, financial modeling, and constructions of integrated financial models;
- Understanding the allowable scope of services for restructuring for audit and non-audit clients.
Demonstrates proven expert-level abilities and success with leading functional teams, including:- Supervising teams to create an atmosphere of trust;
- Seeking diverse views to encourage improvement and innovation;
- Participating in various staff recruitment and retention activities;
- Coaching staff including providing timely meaningful written and verbal feedback;
- Maintaining relationships with key executives and a network of professional organizations or affiliations.
Demonstrates a proven track record of success sponsoring and generating thought leadership in the restructuring market through written documents and being a panelist at distressed conferences.