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AFSA - Director Insolvency & Trustee Services

  • Influence high level strategic direction 
  • Lead national initiatives that maintain confidence in Australia’s personal insolvency system
  • Inspire and lead a team committed to achieving excellence in financial outcomes
At AFSA we encourage every employee balance their family commitments and personal interests with flexible working options.

About AFSA  
The Australian Financial Security Authority (AFSA) is the government agency responsible for providing improved and equitable financial outcomes for consumers, business and the community through application of bankruptcy and personal property securities laws, regulation of personal insolvency practitioners, and trustee services.

About the role 
The Director Insolvency & Trustee Services will lead a dynamic team of professionals passionate about their role in maintaining an equitable and effective personal insolvency system. You will lead the achievement of strategic plan objectives through successful initiatives at a national level. As a delegate of the Official Trustee you will act as the Official Trustee in administering bankruptcies and also administer orders under the proceeds of crime legislation.  This requires you to exercise statutory powers and financial delegations to satisfy AFSA’s obligations. You will actively represent AFSA and engage with and develop relationships internally within AFSA and externally with a range of diverse stakeholders across government, academia, professional bodies and private sector organisations. Your ability to inspire a team and deliver high quality outcomes that shape AFSA’s strategic agenda will see you succeed in this role. 

About you   
To be successful in this role you will have:

  • exceptional communication and analytical skills with an ability to interpret complex legislation to meet strategic objectives through an innovative and compelling approach 
  • high level strategic skills with an ability to influence outcomes at a strategic level
  • demonstrated ability to solve complex problems as part of a multi-disciplinary team 
  • demonstrated success with leading and inspiring a professional team 
  • tertiary qualifications in Law, Accounting or demonstrated equivalent experience gained within Bankruptcy and Insolvency.  

  • Why AFSA? 
    You will enjoy excellent conditions including generous superannuation (15.4%), a modern work environment, and flexibility to balance work and personal life. AFSA is a CPA Australia Recognised Employer Partner, demonstrating our commitment to ongoing learning and professional development. 
    You will have will access to our corporate membership through CPA / CA / ARITA and participate in Australian Public Service Programs for ongoing professional development, networking and knowledge sharing opportunities. 

    We encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities. We value employee commitment and contribution and we provide a working environment that supports staff to reach their full potential.

    To apply
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    Applications close 5 August 2018






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