Senior Insolvency Adminstrator

Job Title: Senior Insolvency Adminstrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: 14071351/001_1599146046
Contact Name: Jamie Todd
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 03, 2020 16:14

Job Description

The main purpose of this role is to take responsibility for a portfolio of more complex insolvency cases both corporate and personal.

You will be required to manage your portfolio of cases with minimal supervision and assist more junior members of staff with their work

Client Details

Our clients are primarily business owners and managers. We provide accounting, tax and advisory services to small, growing businesses, established companies and UK subsidiaries of international groups. We also work with a number of charities, academies and other not-for-profit organisations.

Our services include audit, taxation and outsourced accounting. We also provide an extensive range of advisory services including HR advice, business recovery, corporate finance and insolvency.


Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Managing case delivery including pre-appointment, case progression and closure
  • Ensuring all aspects of casework are completed in a timely manner and to a good standard
  • Ensuring all statutory and other deadlines are met
  • Reporting case progress and recommendations to management
  • Investigations into directors and debtors conduct
  • Dealing with creditor claims
  • Understanding the key commercial aspects of the insolvent cases
  • Liaising with directors and employees both pre and post appointment
  • Liaising with solicitors on specific legal issues arising on cases
  • Reporting case progress, recommendations and areas of risk to management
  • Investigations into directors and debtors conduct including criminal investigations
  • Investigations into directors and debtors conduct
  • Managing asset valuations and realisations
  • Dealing with claims and queries from creditors and declaring dividends
  • Attending meetings with creditors and shareholders and accompanying IP to initial meetings
  • Identifying and managing asset realisations and potential issues to be brought to the Office Holders attention
  • Liaising and corresponding with all stakeholders on cases
  • Managing job WIP, billing and budgets on cases
  • Preparation of all statutory documentation and reports
  • Attending interviews with directors, bankrupts and other relevant parties
  • Assist with the firm's marketing activities as and when required
  • As you progress within the role your duties will become more delegation based, preparing you to move into management.


Person Specification:

  • Proven insolvency experience in a similar role essential
  • ACA/ACCA or CPI/ICAEW Certificate in Insolvency Qualification essential
  • Studying towards or considering JIEB desirable but not essential
  • Proven ability to work autonomously and as a part of a team
  • Experienced user of Microsoft Office and Outlook and time management system
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Job Offer

Competitive salary

Study support