BDO Estate Administrator in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan

BDO. Because relationships matter.

There are many world-class accounting firms. Far fewer that offer a culture so rich in professional opportunity, personal fulfillment, and long-term growth. At BDO, we understand that exceptional service to our clients begins – and ends – with exceptional regard for our people. Because at its core, our business is not about numbers or spreadsheets, dollars or pence, but about people working with, for, and in service of others. In short, because relationships matter.

Position Summary

BDO’s Financial Recovery Services (FRS) practice has established a reputation for uncompromising commitment to service, quality and results. Our financial recovery specialists provide creative, constructive, and cost-effective solutions for troubled companies and individuals. Our professionals combine their business management, analytical and insolvency skills with hands-on industry experience to ensure our clients receive consistent and personalized service.

We are currently seeking an Estate Administrator for our Prince Albert location. The Estate Administrator is responsible for various functions related to consumer proposal and bankruptcy engagements. The successful candidate will be an organized and professional individual who is adaptable, has strong interpersonal skills, is comfortable with numbers and is able to function within a strong local team environment.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assist consumer debtors and creditors, both in person and by telephone, as it relates to bankruptcies and proposals

  • Review applications, perform initial consultations and advise clients as to their options

  • Perform counseling sessions

  • Review and monitor files, dealing with file administration matters, including realization of assets

  • Review files for bankrupt’s discharge, including recommendation of discharge type

  • Arrange and attend creditors’ meetings

  • Travel to various satellite offices

  • Assist in identifying, targeting, and developing referral sources

Qualifications & Behavioral Competencies will include:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Able to prioritize with the flexibility to manage multiples tasks and a variable workload as required

  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)

  • Knowledge of Ascend would be a definite asset

  • Minimum of 2 -3 years of previous Insolvency experience

  • Completed CAIRP Insolvency Administrator’s course or currently enrolled in the course is ideal

  • Completed Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy Counselling Course or currently enrolled in the course is ideal

  • Completed BIA Counseling Course is preferred

  • Must be able to liaise well with staff and outside parties

Our Vision

One Firm engaged to make a difference through valued relationships with our people, clients and communities.

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System ID: 2016-4029

Job Type (EN): Full Time

Job Industry (Choose up to 3 industries) (EN): Accounting and Auditing Services, Business and Professional Services, Financial Services and Banking