Putting people first, every day:
BDO is a firm built on a foundation of positive relationships with our people and our clients. Each day, we rely on our professionals to provide exceptional service, and help our clients by providing advice and insight they can trust. In turn, we offer an environment that fosters a people-first culture with a high priority on your personal and professional growth.
Our Saskatoon office is looking for a Trustee/Vice President, Consumer Insolvency to join our BDO Financial Recovery Services team and own the following responsibilities:
Manage consumer bankruptcy and proposal files
Provide advice on current bankruptcy laws and practices, conduct debtor assessments, and manage recovery of assets (including acting as Receivers)
Supervise junior staff and delegate tasks and projects as required
Ongoing communications with debtors, creditors, the Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy, and the Courts through creditor meetings, reports, attendance at Court, etc.
Identify, target, and develop referral sources.
Assist with practice development assignments and travel to other BDO offices and off site locations as required
Assist with managing court files, including taxation of fees
How do we define success for your role?
You demonstrate BDO's core values through all aspect of your work: Integrity, Respect and Collaboration
You understand your client’s industry, challenges, and opportunities; client describe you as positive, professional, and delivering high quality work
You identify, recommend, and are focused on effective service delivery to your clients
You share in an inclusive and engaging work environment that develops, retains & attracts talent
You actively participate in the adoption of digital tools and strategies to drive an innovative workplace
You grow your expertise through learning and professional development.
Your experience and education
Excellent knowledge and understanding of insolvency rules, laws and procedures
Fully Licensed Insolvency Trustee (Chartered Insolvency and Restructuring Professional (CIRP)
Accounting designation (CPA-CA/CPA-CMA/CPA-CGA) is an asset
5 or more years of related experience within the Insolvency field; while corporate insolvency experience is an asset, the primary focus will be on consumer work
Able to prioritize with the flexibility to manage workload demands and multiple tasks as required
Flexiblity on working hours as some evening work will be required
Willingness to travel to cover work in other cities
You value teamwork, client service, and quality in detailed work.
Our firm is committed to providing an environment where you can be successful in the following ways:
Firm success - We enable you to engage with the firm's strategic plan, and be a key contributor to the success and growth of the firm.
Professional success - We help you be the best professional you can be in our services, industries and markets.
Personal success - Achieve your personal goals outside of the office and make an impact on your community.
Giving back, it adds up: Where company meets community. BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives. We support staff with local and national events where you will be given the opportunity to contribute to your community.
Total rewards that matter: We pay for performance with competitive total cash compensation that recognizes and rewards your contribution. We provide flexible benefits from day one, and flexible time off through vacation, personal, and volunteer days. We are committed to supporting your overall wellness beyond working hours, and provide reimbursement for wellness initiatives that fit your lifestyle.
Everyone counts: We believe every employee should have the opportunity to participate and succeed. Through leadership by our Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, we are committed to a workplace culture of respect, inclusion, and diversity. We recognize and celebrate the valuable differences among each of us, including race, religious beliefs, physical or mental disabilities, age, place of origin, marital status, family status, gender or gender identity and sexual orientation. If you require accommodation to complete the application process, please contact us.
Ready to make your mark at BDO? Click “Apply now” to send your up-to-date resume to one of our Talent Acquisition Specialists.
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