Attorneyships Consultant

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Department: State Trustees Limited
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Accounting
Classification: CL 2
Work Location: Melbourne - Southern Metro
Reference: VG/CS/1407927E
Closing Date: 19-Jul-2019
Salary Range: $54,251 - $73,684
Job Duration: 6 months
Attachments: Attorneyships Consultant Position Description.pdf (PDF, 162KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Talent Acquisition Team

Position Details

  • Dandenong location
  • 6 month contract
  • Applications close 19 July 2019

About Us
As the public trustee of Victoria, we support Victorians to protect and grow their legacy and financial wellbeing at all stages of life.

For more information about State Trustees and what we offer as an organisation, please visit

About the Role
The purpose of this position is to provide a high level of customer service and to make financial and legal decisions for a portfolio of clients under an Enduring Power of Attorney (EPA).


  • Liaise directly with clients and their family members
  • Engage regularly with service providers and industry professionals to ensure clients receive the service and benefits in accordance with their needs
  • Ensure that clients' assets are protected and managed in their best interest
  • Develop and maintain client budgets including approving payments
  • Provide high quality reports and written correspondence

Skills and Experience
To be successful you will need to demonstrate:

  • Relevant administration experience
  • Strong customer service, problem solving and negotiation skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively and be adaptable in your delivery
  • Superior organisational and planning skills 
  • Ability to prepare commercial standard correspondence, reports, and recommendations
  • Understanding of lifestyle issues faced by customers

Ideally you will understand financial products with an ability to design financial budgets. This is a varied role offering a great team environment with challenging and rewarding work.

Employee Benefits
We offer a range of employee benefits including:

  • Career development
  • Health and well-being programs
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Education assistance
  • Purchased leave
  • Employee assistance program
  • Reward and recognition program
  • Free Will preparation
  • Retailer discounts
  • Charitable workplace giving
  • Employee social club

How to Apply
Click the Apply button to commence the application process. In your application, 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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