Personal Financial Consultant

  • Footscray, Dandenong or Bendigo office, with blended work from home/office arrangement
  • Full time, permanent role
  • Salary circa $67k + Super + Great Employee Benefits
  • Applications close 7 July 2022

About State Trustees

We provide Victorians with financial and legal assistance during all stages of their life, including specialised services and products such as Will Writing, Powers of Attorney, Executor Services, Trustee Services, and Personal Financial Administration.

For more information about how State Trustees assists Victorians please visit our website www.statetrustees.com.au.

About the Teams

The VCAT Reporting Team

(Internally known as the VCAT Preparations Team) is responsible for the preparation of reports to, and attendance of VCAT Guardianship and Administration hearings. The team provides an annual or triennial review of financial administration clients’ affairs at the time of their preparation for reassessment in consultation with the represented person, their relatives and other supports, as well as support to other teams within Financial Administration on matters relating to VCAT.

About the Role

The Personal Financial Consultants at State Trustees provide personal and tailored support to help individuals who, due to disability, illness or injury and are unable to manage their financial and legal affairs and have been appointed State Trustees as their administrator by VCAT.

This is a broad role that requires the successful candidate to demonstrate exceptional multi-tasking and prioritisation skills.

Skills & Experience

  • Ability to prepare professional standard correspondence, reports and recommendations
  • Ability to tailor conversations and interactions with persons who may have diverse capabilities and cultural backgrounds
  • Understanding of issues related to disability, particularly mental illness and aged related disability
  • Prior experience in working with persons with psychosocial disabilities or mental illness
  • Competent financial literacy

Administration experience within the financial, legal or disability sectors will help you secure this role, as will previous experience working with the finances of people living with disabilities.

Employee Benefits

Our people’s wellbeing is important, and we are proud to offer the following benefits:

  • Career development
  • Health and well-being programs
  • Education assistance
  • Purchased leave
  • Employee assistance program
  • Reward and recognition program
  • Free Will preparation

Most importantly, you will be part of an organisation that works collaboratively to improve the lives of Victorians.

Our Culture

For our clients, our people and the Victorian community, we demonstrate Care, Unity, Passion – we are here, we work together and we bring our best.

How to Apply

Click the Apply button to commence the application process. Please include a cover letter and resume.

Employment at State Trustees is conditional upon satisfactory Criminal History Check and Anti Money Laundering Check.

State Trustees is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to fairness, diversity and respect. As such, State Trustees will respond to requests for reasonable adjustments from applicants with disabilities.

State Trustees strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

 

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