Senior Insolvency Administrator

Job Title: Senior Insolvency Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: 27/03/2020
Reference: 14091554/001_1596632333
Contact Name: Jamie Todd
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 05, 2020 13:59

Job Description

The purpose of the role is to be responsible for a portfolio of principally corporate insolvency engagements with a particular focus on CVLs and Compulsory Liquidations. You will be pro-active in progressing those cases in conjunction with the case/investigations manager and office-holder.

Client Details

My client is a top 50 accoutancy practice that has 40,400 professionals serving global clients: 24,400 professionals across 91 countries and territories in there unique integrated partnership, and 16,000 professionals from there North America Alliance in the US and Canada.


  • Manage a portfolio of cases including Administrations, CVAs, CVLs and WUCs.
  • Efficient and effective case progression.
  • Sitting in and contributing to strategy meetings.
  • Dealing with the incoming and outgoing post.
  • Dealing with control and custody of company records and archiving.
  • Assisting with statutory case tasks and maintaining diary updates.
  • Preparing periodic case reviews for review by manager.
  • Preparing Progress Reports for review by manager.
  • Preparing remuneration approval reports and overseeing decision procedures.
  • Setting up new cases on IPS and preparing all relevant paperwork for new cases.
  • Send simple case related correspondence.
  • Prepare correspondence for more complex matters for approval by manager. Dealing with initial notices to
  • Registrar of Companies, court, advertisements and reports to creditors following appointment.
  • Set up of creditors and debtors on IPS and maintaining creditors and debtor files with up to date control schedules, dealing with creditor queries and disputes.
  • Take minutes of statutory meetings.
  • Be proactive in dealing with outstanding matters on the assignments.
  • Progress asset realisation strategies agreed by manager and IP.
  • Dealing with creditor queries both via telephone and through written correspondence.
  • Liaise directly with agents and solicitors on matters.
  • Be able to identify possible antecedent investigations on cases and undertake analysis of company records
  • Assisting tax/VAT specialists to complete formal returns.
  • Prepares conduct reports for submission to the Insolvency Service.
  • Manages WIP in accordance with agreed budgets.
  • Manages portfolio using appropriate forms and maintains files in accordance with the team's standardised format.
  • Builds strong working relationships with clients and intermediaries.
  • Understands and able to produce SIP 9 reports.


  • Minimum of 2 years restructuring or insolvency experience.
  • Must have experience of using IPS.
  • Experience of managing an insolvency portfolio and able to work effectively under pressure and to strict deadlines.
  • Experience of dealing with agents and solicitors.
  • Holds up to date knowledge of appropriate restructuring services case law and legislation.
  • Experience of producing statutory reports relating to insolvency cases.
  • Must be able to present a professional image to the firm's clients.
  • Excellent written and oral presentation skills required.
  • Ability to identify issues through sound analysis and application of commercial acumen.
  • Ability to express ideas with authority and conviction through verbal and written communication.
  • Desire to help grow and develop the department.
  • Keen to assist with networking events.
  • Ability to develop self and others.
  • Ability to research and interpret information.
  • Professional qualification desirable but not necessary.

Job Offer

The specific role/title/salary will be dependent on the successful candidate.