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Shaw Gidley

posted 11 October 2017

Recruiting now:
Trainee / Intermediate / Senior Insolvency Accountants

  • Great Conditions;
  • Quality Work;
  • Career Opportunities

Do you enjoy problem solving and conducting financial investigations? Got an eye for detail? Consider yourself proactive? Possess a good level of common sense? Don’t mind commercial law? Keen to develop your business acumen? Like to be involved trading a company out of financial distress? Want to be part of a young enthusiastic team in a relaxed professional environment?

If you answered yes to the questions above, then Shaw Gidley wants you to be part of our team! Insolvency experience commensurate with each level will be highly desirable.

Shaw Gidley is a specialist Business Recovery, Insolvency and Turnaround Chartered Accounting practice with offices at Port Macquarie, Charlestown and Tuggerah NSW.

These positions will be based at our new Charlestown office in Newcastle, NSW. Charlestown is fast becoming the Hunter’s finance hub, offering endless amenity such as easy parking, handy public transport, great shopping and entertainment all at our doorstep.

Shaw Gidley offers sound career opportunities and lifestyle, great employee incentives, a rostered day off per month and staff social club. 

This is your opportunity!!

Please forward your application to:
Rosanna Fuller
Practice Manager
by email:


Australian Financial Security Authority (AFSA)   

Posted 6 November 2017

Insolvency Services Officers - Contributions   

  • Located in Melbourne CBD
  • Diverse Role - no two days are the same!
  • Professional, dynamic & rewarding work environment 

About Us
The Australian Financial Security Authority (AFSA) is an executive agency in the Attorney General’s portfolio.  We provide improved and equitable financial outcomes for consumers, business and the community through the application of bankruptcy and personal property securities laws, regulation of personal insolvency practitioners, and trustee services. 

About Insolvency and Trustee Services (I&TS)
The I&TS division provides information to debtors on options to deal with unmanageable debt, assesses and registers bankruptcy, debt agreement and personal insolvency agreement applications from debtors and registered court-ordered insolvency administrations. It also issues bankruptcy notices on the application of creditors, and exercises statutory powers of the Official Receiver to obtain information and recover monies on the application of trustees administering insolvent estates.

The Contributions team is part of the I&TS Division, and has the critical role of managing the relationship with the bankrupt and creditors for the duration of a bankruptcy.

Your role
As an Insolvency Services Officer, you will work collaboratively as part of a team, achieve operational quality and quantity targets by performing preliminary and routine registrations, investigations and administration of estates. You will:

  • Assess and issue applications in accordance with legislation, established operational practices, policies and procedures
  • Maintain corporate and legislative records in accordance with established requirements
  • Prepare routine correspondence and reports for stakeholders
  • Engage with clients regarding routine and preliminary enquiries
  • Maintain effective communication with key internal stakeholders

About You
This is a great opportunity to showcase your case management and client services experience. This may be from insurance, social work, community development or any other fields – we are looking for results-focused individuals with diverse experience and backgrounds.

You will be able to demonstrate:

  • Case Management Experience
  • Strong Stakeholder Liaison and Client Services
  • Excellent Communication and Influencing Skills
  • Ability to apply legislation and think analytically
  • Attention to detail, self-motivation and ability to prioritise

Why apply?
You will enjoy excellent conditions including modern work environment, flexibility to balance work and personal life, generous superannuation (15.4%) and a workplace committed to providing an environment that values diversity and supports staff to reach their full potential.

Be part of a leading financial regulatory body and build your lateral thinking abilities and problem solving skills with a career in insolvency!

For more information, download the position profile, and head to

Applications close Sunday 19 November 2017. 

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