Claims Agent – Consultant

Our client, a leading Restructuring Claims Agent, is looking to add consultants to their New York team. Responsibilities and position requirements are detailed below.

Responsibilities
-Interact and provide service for clients, debtor’s counsel and other professionals
-Manage and oversee Consultants for assigned cases
-Anticipate case services needed throughout timeline of cases
Monitor client communication and ensure client’s needs are met
-Oversee data gathering and management of databases
-Ensure proper maintenance of service lists of creditors and special parties
-Coordinate contract reviews
-Prepare Schedules of Assets and Liabilities and Statements of Financial Affairs
-Oversee and coordinate large scale mailings including preparation of affidavits of service
-Perform review, processing and reconciliation of Proofs of Claim
-Manage case dockets and update KCC public access websites as documents are filed with the court
-Oversee tabulation of votes for solicitation and prepare Voting Certification
-Prepare disbursements including setting up accounts, generating checks and bank reconciliation
-Work with accounting department to prepare monthly invoices
-Monitor Consultant growth and progress and provide feedback to Senior Managing Consultants
-Travel may range from 5-10%

Position Requirements and Skills
-A four year college degree, preferably in Accounting, Finance, Economics or Business Management. JD a plus.
-Three to five years in consulting or professional client services in corporate bankruptcy or related industries including, but not limited to, financial restructuring, claims and noticing or asset disposition
-Expertise in Microsoft Excel
-Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
-Possess above average technical skills to facilitate: creating financial models, databases, pivot tables, analytics, etc
-Excellent written and verbal skills
-Energetic and self-motivated
-Possess good interpersonal skills and be able to work in a team
-Be able to thrive in a fast-pace and dynamic work environment
-Detail oriented, conscientious and reliable