Senior Manager- Contentious Insolvency


Senior Manager - Contentious Insolvency- London

Are you an ambitious Contentious Insolvency Manager or an experienced Senior Contentious Manager seeking a challenging opportunity? Look no further! An exceptional opening awaits you at our client’s esteemed Restructuring and Insolvency practice. By joining our clients ranks, you will not only manage, newsworthy cases but also assist in the realisation of assets, investigate contentious insolvency cases and develop your team, through cross-training and thought leadership.

The Opportunity:

As a Senior Contentious Insolvency Manager, you will find yourself at the heart of managing a challenging and technical portfolio of cases. From investigation duties to managing transparent creditor communications, orchestrating asset realizations, conducting thorough investigations, navigating intricate and technical transactions, managing claims and correspondence, to ensuring the smooth closure of cases – you'll be the pivot around which our clients cases revolve and are brought to completion. As a leadership opportunity, you will have the backing of a well regarded and high profile leadership team and you will certainly have progression built into your roadmap.

What Awaits:

  • Spearheading claims agreement and distribution processes in contentious insolvency cases.
  • Steering and advancing a spectrum of responsibilities, including meticulously reviewing received claims, validating their eligibility, determining their quantum, and reaching consensus.
  • Managing contentious cases, investigations and fraud claims.
  • Nurturing and mentoring junior team members, fostering a collaborative environment of growth.
  • Tackling intricate, notable cases and unravelling complex challenges. These cases could often be in the public eye.

Your Qualifications and Skills:

A bachelor’s degree or impressive A-Level results and or paired with hands-on, direct and relevant  Contentious Insolvency experience.

A proven track record in professional services or a corporate setting, with a focus on formal, corporate and contentious insolvency.

Experience as either a Contentious Insolvency Manager or a Senior Manager within an Insolvency Practice or Accountancy firm.

Profound familiarity with the UK Insolvency statutory and regulatory framework, investigations and asset tracing.

A flair for numbers and a keen  analytical prowess.

A bit about our client:

Our clients team tackles a wide range of top tier insolvency cases. The perfect candidates will thrive in a collaborative team environment, display diligence and dedication and look to demonstrate acute risk awareness. Offering a stellar candidate experience, our client can offer a highly competitive pay package, accompanied by an enticing benefits ensemble. As this is a leadership post, you will be well supported by an engaging senior leadership team, as you manage both cases and colleagues. Embark on a journey with our client and relish a career brimming with growth in a rapidly expanding team. Please feel free to apply below or submit your application directly to Those who wish a confidential and exploratory discussion are welcome to reach out.