Disputes and Valuations Director
Posted on 8/25/2023
INACTIVE
AlixPartners

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides urgent business performance improvement and restructuring
Company Overview
AlixPartners is a globally recognized firm that excels in addressing critical business challenges with an action-oriented approach, leveraging small, highly skilled teams with industry-specific expertise. The company fosters an inclusive culture that values diversity and intellectual curiosity, encouraging personal growth and career development. Their industry leadership is reflected in numerous accolades, including being named among the Best Places to Work for LGBTQ+ Equality, Best Management Consulting Firms, and Best Firm to Work For.
Consulting

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1981

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

7%

2 year growth

22%
Locations
Chicago, IL, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
PowerPoint/Keynote/Slides
Communications
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
CategoriesNew
Legal & Compliance
Product
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, economics, or mathematics required; Master's degree is desirable
  • A minimum of 10 years' experience working in a professional services firm providing valuation, dispute, litigation and/or investigative services
  • Certifications such as a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Fraud Examiner, Chartered Financial Analyst or Accredited in Business Valuation, Accredited Senior Appraiser viewed favorably
  • Strong technical accounting knowledge and the ability to resolve complex accounting problems
  • Well-developed analytical abilities
  • Ability to prepare financial models and cash flow analyses
  • Strong project management skills including the ability to manage multiple tasks, self-prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment, as well as independently with a positive and entrepreneurial attitude
  • A professional demeanor with strong communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Access, Word and PowerPoint
  • Fluent oral and written foreign language skills (particularly Spanish) are a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Willingness to work outside of normal U.S. business hours, and in particular as unique projects/needs arise
  • Ability to work full time in an office and remote environment; physically able to sit/stand at a computer and work in front of a computer screen for significant portions of the workday
  • Must become familiar with, and promote and abide by, our Core Values as defined by the AlixPartners' Code of Conduct and foster an inclusive environment with people at all levels of an organization
Responsibilities
  • Research and analyze factors affecting litigation damages or valuations
  • Review and summarize materials produced in litigation matters such as depositions and financial statements
  • Develop and assess projections and forecasts
  • Create financial models incorporating valuation theory such as the development of discounted cash flow (DCF) models
  • Communicate with clients and colleagues in written and oral form including drafting expert reports and presentations to clients
  • Draft written reports
  • Create and manage large data sets
  • Apply statistical analysis
  • Prepare presentation materials
  • Perform quality control review over work product
  • Organize documents and work papers, including preparing supporting materials for litigation and valuation reports
  • Oversee and train other professional staff