Anyone go from FDD to restructuring? How was the transition? How was the interview process?

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

Friend at KPMG I know went to A&M Rx and is now back at KPMG. Made what he said was “life changing money” but said he was literally never not working and would have to bring his laptop with him everywhere

likefunny

How is the work at the more junior level?

like

I’m going thru the process rn, the technicals are no joke compared to IB

like

Guys I did it I broke into IB

likefunny

How much more does Rx at A&M pays more than TAG/FDD?

like

I work in turnaround & restructuring and have worked on some select FDD engagements over my career. Shoot me a dm happy to knowledge-share / answer any and all of ur questions

like

Sounds interesting

Related Posts

At V50, currently looking to lateral up (want better brand cachet for eventual movement in-house). PE M&A. Is it possible to just apply to firms directly instead of using a recruiter?

like

Hi, I have cleared my R1 and R2 interviews but it's been more than 2 weeks since I heard back from HR for my next round of interview they told me it would be a managerial interview, can someone help me with how long it usually takes and what could I expect in this round

like

Any help / Tip to clear situational based judgmental test

Anyone willing to connect about their experience at ZS Associates? Interested in applying to a position in the Boston office and would love to learn more about the firm. Thanks!

like

Currently interviewing with a company for 2 roles, without telling me 1 of those roles was filled and now I am considered for other but...the final interviewer didn’t show to the on-site today....

I’m in an industry where many people get certifications but I don’t have any. I have a strong resume and some great experience but not having these certifications are hurting me right now. And being currently unemployed can’t afford them on my own. Is there a way to communicate my wish to get many certs in my first year of employment?

Does one just blurt it out during each interview round or is there a savvy way to create a section mentioning it on your resume?

like

Tips for Columbia interview please!! Mine’s this Friday 🙏🏼

like

Anyone have any insights on working at USAA? Comp, interview, quality of life.. anything really.

like

Hey can anyone guide me for Technical Round 2 of BDO Rise, it's 15 minute video meet, atleast if you can tell me what should I expect from it, it will be a relief.

likehelpful

Do people actually get interviews by just applying online these days?? I’m reading posts saying they applied online and were contacted within days….that seems very unlikely to me

like

I have my second interview with my dream company next week. I would be the executive assistant for a very high profile CEO. I am very qualified and confident I can be successful as his EA, but there are applicants that have +15 years of experience than me. Any tips/advice on how to compete with applicants that have more experience?

like

Partners: what are you thoughts on MBAs (target school)? Is it truly worth it? Do you have one? When is the optimal time to get one?

I graduated UG in 2016 and am considering applying for a start of 2021 or 2022; however, I am having difficulty justifying sacrificing 2 years from the workforce given my solid performance and trajectory thus far.

Thanks for your insight and advice.

like

Have interview coming up, really nervous. Need to develop and analyze a business case. Any suggestions on approach?

like

What is your ratio of interviews to offers?

like

Hello everyone, I need advise on getting into a pharmaceutical company like Novartis. I have applied to many position but have gotten denied. I know with my experience, Dedication, hard work, and quick to learn new systems I would be a great fit for the company.

like

Anyone been applying to in-house jobs and getting far in processes, only to be told the company is freezing hiring until Q1/Q2 of 2023? Has happened a few times now and is so frustrating!

like

Did any one received email after HR discussion today?
HR said that I will receive email but haven’t heard anything yet.
How many days usually it takes after HR discussion to get any info?
Thanks

I NEED HELP: getting better at case interviews. How? I’ve used MBA case books, RocketBlocks, and PrepLounge thus far. I seem to be messing up with the business concepts in the quant sections.

I bombed Bain R1 a couple weeks ago, and I’m pretty sure I did so with BCG R1 as well (feedback pending). Thankfully, I still have McKinsey upcoming.

Any thoughts, tips, and/or trainers?

like

In the closing of my interview, my interviewer told me to “think wider” and that he’d share his feedback with the recruiter and if I moved on things I should improve...bad sign?

More Posts

Has anyone been to the Dia de los Meurtos celebrations in Mexico City? Do you know how much locals/tourists dress up/costume? Is it all day or just at night??

like

Hi, so recently I finished my MS and MBA majoring in Decision Analytics and Business Analytics respectively. I have around 1 and half years of experience as well.

Approximately what kind of compensation should I be looking at here in the United States.

like

In 2023 I'm wanting to help make my management more effective. So, I'm looking for a book or a couple of books to gift my team this holiday season. I would like books that focus on communication and taking ownership. Any recommendations?

like

Looking for a new apartment. For rent, what percentage of my salary should I be aiming to stay under?

like

How snugly do you like your watch to fit on your wrist?

Playing around with the links on my most recent purchase and curious what others here think?

like

Is anything important being discussed on AC all hand? Other than family n value 🙄

funny

How do I know if my spouse is being emotionally abusive and a bully? Everytime they can, for any mistake, they unload on me. I’m about to explode.

like

Does your job offer a pension? Care to share? I’m wondering if ours is competitive and also wondering whether to stay or leave for greener pastures?
Population: around 35K; 5 years to vest; retirement age 65; pension calc based on average of last 5 years’ salary times years in service times multiplier; multiplier is 1.25%. TIA!

like

How & where to get CPE to meet CISM yearly CPE requirements?

like

Would you turn down a promotion if you know you are being offered less pay than your colleagues in the same role? How do you deal with this situation?

like
like

Anyone work at Hermes legal?

like

Anyone have a Bain final round recently? Was told that I'd have a fit interview separately from my 2 cases and would love to hear any guidance on types of questions

like

I’m very liberal. I believe more liberals should own guns. We need to protect ourselves

likesmartuplifting

Hi all,
I am looking for an opportunity for a Product manager role with 4+ years of relevant experience. Please refer to me if your company has the openings for the respective roles.
Thanks in advance
Venkat

like

Anyone holding Tesla thinking of selling? I love my Tesla but I am thinking of selling 4/5 of mine, or at least 3/5. Thoughts? If I sell 4/5, the 1/5 remaining will still be worth more than I bought it for.

like
like

Are you guys paying tax even if you haven’t realized any gains in USD? I had several crypto-to-crypto transactions but never took any USD out of the exchange. Do I still have a tax liability?

like

Hello Folks,
Capgemini is hiring for below roles. Kindly DM me for referrals if interested.

Post Photo
like

Additional Posts in Transaction Services, M&A, Deal Advisory

Any A&M folks in here? I’ve heard good things about your comp for seniors. Can anyone here give me the breakdown for a) base salary b) VC and c) quality of life compared to big 4 FDD? May heavily consider switching soon

likefunny

What are common exit opportunities from business valuations - litigation support roles?

like

How do you download and go through new documents uploaded to the data room? I can’t decide if I should do a bulk download each time there is a big upload or go through and download individual folders.

like

What’s the most terrible thing you’ve witnessed/heard/seen from your partner/MD/Director/senior manager/higher up?

like

Would 4-5 years in audit and then switching into CMAAS be a better career move than switching into CMAAS after a year? Saw a partner in another bowl suggest that was the case

How do you get early promoted? Like what is the process for FDD?

like

Anyone at PwC Atlanta office? How big is their FDD practice? Is it one of the main hub?

like

So just to be clear, will M&A TD/Valuation move to NewCo or stay? What does the future of M&A look like for people coming out of college? I know it's a vague question, just wondering if anyone has any insight

like

Currently an S1 in FAAS. I'm considering an FDD position at a non-PA firm but it's an experienced analyst position (they don't recruit seniors without FDD experience). The comp is higher than what I make now. Would it be a step back to take the exp analyst position, from a career progression standpoint?

like

Anyone got some insights for deal analytics? What is the work like? Is it a client-facing role? Do you get to rotate to FDD or work in the FDD group in the future? Appreciate if I could get some insights 🙏

like

I finally hit 120k TC 3 years out of college and frankly, I feel like I don’t deserve it. I’m having extreme imposter syndrome and don’t know what to do about it. I feel like everyone around me is so much more competent than I am and I’m just slowly getting by unnoticed lol. I also do not know much about my work either as I recently transferred to this role. Anyone else feel this way?

like

Do you think it’s fair for manager to assign you projects and then log off for most of the day? I can tell that some things he could accomplish by himself. I can also see our utilization and mine is much higher. Sometimes I do not want to help them just because I think they are lazy or just taking advantage of me. Or should I just stick to the traditional hierarchy and put my head down and not question my manager’s schedule?

like

How are the hours in valuations group?

likehelpful

What is the difference between valuations and FDD? Both in type of work and hours. Trying to leave audit.

like

Any firms hiring associates for FDD in NYC? Would love to get a referral for an associate position if possible.

likehelpful

Recently promoted manager. Any tips to crush it? I've been doing FDD for just over a year now.

like

Hello, I am currently doing an internship in TAS with a small local firm and have another TAS internship lined up this summer at a medium sized firm in Chicago. I graduate in May 2023 and am trying to think ahead because I heard most full time roles for 2023 in TAS will start being listed this fall. I would love to connect with some nice folks that work in TAS at Deloitte, EY, PWC, BDO, GT, or RSM to get a reference. I would really appreciate it!

like