Insolvency Administrator – Southampton

Location: Southampton

Salary: 25000 - 35000

Numero Recruitment are currently working with a firm in Southampton that are seeking an insolvency administrator to join their established Corporate insolvency team

Working within an experienced team you will be given the opportunity to control your own portfolio whilst developing your supervisory skills with more junior team members as you push forward towards a senior administrator role.

The Role:

  • Control a mixed portfolio of corporate insolvency cases.
  • Manage WIP and provisions on portfolio and meet monthly reporting deadlines.
  • Implement case strategies and ensure progression of cases
  • Must have the ability to plan a case from inception through to closure
  • Produce the necessary reports for banks and creditors
  • Manage a portfolio using appropriate forms, preparing and maintaining files
  • Use insolvency software (IPS) to diarise and record book entries, and maintain clear and up to date receipts and payments accounts
  • Compliance with statutory procedures throughout the cases and ensure case files are accurate, up to date and progressed quickly and efficiently
  • Must have a good understanding of how to carry out an insolvency investigation, understanding relevant sectors of the Insolvency Act and CDDA
  • Prioritise and resolve conflicting client demands
  • Support and develop the use of new methods and service/product offerings to clients
  • Provide assistance to the team when appointed on trading cases
  • Provides assistance and support to junior team members
  • Produce case reviews in accordance with the firm’s review procedure and provide feedback on progress of assignments to the partners
  • Build strong working relationships with clients and intermediaries
  • Maintain control and stability under pressure whilst recognising deadlines
  • Ensure that clients are billed according to agreed billing plans


  • Experience in corporate insolvency desirable
  • CPI qualification would be an advantage, but not a necessity
  • Strong academic background. At least 5 GCSE’s grade A-C including a minimum grade B in English Language
    and Maths (or equivalent)
  • Experience of working within a professional services environment desirable
  • Experience of using Turnkey IPS desirable
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (especially Word and Excel)

Numero Recruitment work with Insolvency firms across the UK and overseas in places such as Australia, the Caribbean and the Channel Islands. Whilst we do our best to advertise all current opportunities, we would encourage all Insolvency professionals to contact us if you are considering new career opportunities or searching for career advice. We will provide professional advice and if you wish to speak with potential new employers, we are confident we will be able to make suitable introductions and assist you in securing the right opportunity for your career.

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