Associate | Corporate Finance & Restructuring | Singapore

Functional areas
About the Role

Our Corporate Finance and Restructuring team in Singapore focus on our clients' strategic, operational, financial and capital needs by addressing the full spectrum of financial and transactional challenges faced by corporations, boards, private equity sponsors, creditor constituencies and other stakeholders.

What You'll Do

  • Review and analyse financial statements and projections and assess business plans.
  • Reconstruct accounting records from incomplete information.
  • Undertake company and industry research.
  • Assist senior staff in overseeing operations of trading businesses.
  • Perform financial, ratio and comparable company analysis, and basic financial modelling.
  • Document assumptions, methodology and information sources.
  • Work closely with colleagues on client matters.
  • Act as contact liaison between external parties and FTI.
  • Maintain accounting and statutory records.
  • Analyse and interpret historical financial, operational, and transactional data.
  • Apply Companies Ordinance and other relevant legislation and case law where appropriate to component of engagements.
  • Assist with preparation of reports, written analysis, presentations, quantitative exhibits, and other client deliverables.
  • Attend client site and assist senior staff in carrying out duties and collating information required.
  • Maintain a professional image within the company and project the same to those outside of the company.
  • Contribute to company initiatives and team development activities.
How You'll Grow

As an Associate (0-2 years experience), you will be required to work on client engagements under the supervision of more senior members of the team. You will typically undertake tasks such as gathering, organising and reviewing accounting and financial data, performing calculations, undertaking research and documenting your work.

You will benefit from on-the-job coaching from experienced members of the team and will be supported in undertaking an appropriate accounting qualification.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Enrolment in (or intention to pursue) an internationally recognised professional qualification in accounting or finance.
  • Insolvency / restructuring / Transaction services experience preferred, but not mandatory
  • Proficiency in both written and spoken English.
  • Strong report writing skills.
  • Excellent analytical and quantitative skills.
  • Proficiency with PC environment and related software, including Microsoft Office applications.
  • Strong work ethic, eagerness to learn and motivation to succeed.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced, multi-task environment with a strong attention to detail in deadline driven situations.
  • High level of professionalism.
  • Familiarity with internet-based financial research resources for corporate information, exchange filings, competitive data, and other relevant data.
  • Flexibility with respect to assigned tasks and engagements due to challenging deadlines, changing deliverables, and evolving task priorities.
  • General knowledge of corporate finance and accounting principles and terminology.
  • Willingness to travel when requested.
  • Resilience to deal with unexpected or adverse situations.
  • Ability to identify issues and raise queries where appropriate.

#LI-PN1Our Benefits

Apart from the well-structured career path and collaborative team environment, our employees enjoy a variety of perks and benefits. Our benefits include, but are not limited to:
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Comprehensive leave policy
  • Health care benefits including dependents
  • Education subsidy with study and examination leaves
  • Annual paid volunteer hours
  • Corporate matching for corporate charitable event donations

About FTI Consulting

What makes us unique? With more than 8,000 employees located in offices in every corner of the globe, we are the firm our clients call when their most important issues are at stake. Regardless of what level you are, you will have the opportunity to work alongside and learn from top experts in your field on high-profile engagements that impact history. Our culture is collaborative, and we value diversity, recognition, development and making a difference in our communities.

FTI Consulting is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange and has been recognized as a Best Firm to Work For by Consulting magazine and one of America's Best Management Consulting Firms by Forbes. For more information, visit and connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn.

FTI Consulting is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

Job information

Firm: FTI Consulting

Location: Singapore