Who we are You know those big cities that still feel like small towns? Where everyone’s friendly and helps each other out?
That’s like Grant Thornton. Except here we’re all professionals and there isn’t a mayor or a general store. What we’re trying to say is that we’re a very different kind of professional services firm where culture is at the heart of who we are and what we do.
We employ about 2000 people across Canada, and we truly care about helping our clients, colleagues, and communities thrive.
That’s what’s most important to us. We’re building a special organization that’s purpose driven and as we grow we always want to remember what your favourite milkshake flavour is.
Grant Thornton is seeking a Licensed Insolvency Trustee with an entrepreneurial mindset and strong leadership capabilities to help lead our expanding market reach in Calgary and surrounding area.
Our team of Licensed Insolvency Trustees are distinguished practitioners in the field, highly credentialed, with a proven track record of technical acumen, business results and leadership.
This exciting opportunity will enable a professional trustee to contribute to our growing Consumer Insolvency Practice. You will become part of a large national insolvency practice in Canada and benefit from the resources and experience of practitioners across the country.
Your hands on management style and strong leadership skills will be used to influence and empower others to achieve their professional goals and contribute to a motivating team environment.
As a Licensed Insolvency Trustee your responsibilities will include : Service Delivery
Conducting assessment and signing meetings with debtors
Ensuring full compliance with the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and directives in the delivery of services
Assisting team members in resolving complex disputes
Building positive working relationships with Debtors.
Developing and implementing technical best practices with respect to their functional area
Reviewing and recommending changes to standard operating procedures / policies as required
Assisting team members in continuous improvement of processes and procedures
Designing, developing and delivering training programs where appropriate Business Development
Building and leveraging relationships
Ensuring the highest quality delivery of services.
Demonstrating technical leadership
Assisting in the development and implementation of a growth strategy for the insolvency practice in the region that complements and is supported by the firm’s overall strategy for growth
Play a key leadership role within the business unit, community and firm, by actively contributing to the development and execution of the business plan
Improving on the operational results of the practice by developing and maintaining productive relationships with clients from a variety of disciplines
Contributing to new business development by understanding Grant Thornton LLP and its service offerings, as well as leveraging your credibility within the industry
Developing a high-performing and highly engaged team through mentoring and coaching managers
Actively participate in business development efforts Be Grant Thornton If you’re a bit like us, you’re driven to connect with how others are feeling and thinking.
Here we walk in others shoes before taking action. Just imagine being part of a team that puts we before me, where flexibility is a mindset, and where you trust your colleagues have your back.
At Grant Thornton, you’ll work with inspiring leaders who support your development, both personally and professionally. This is a place where your insatiable curiosity enables you to think, see and hear from a variety of perspectives, a place where every day is different and having the courage to grow is part of who you are.
And when all this comes together, well that’s when the magic happens. a few more boxes we’re also hoping you can tick :
Education, Licensed Insolvency Trustee
Chartered Insolvency and Restructuring Professional
5 to 7 years of work experience in a professional services firm in Canada;
Knowledgeable in all Insolvency proceedings
Proficiency in File Acquisition / File Administration and File Closure
Contributes to and encourages an environment of high performance, accountability, empowerment, and collaboration.
Develops and strengthens our marketing strategy
Maintain alumni relationships to enhance professional network
Participate in professional, industry or community organizations
Promote brand through developing relationships with bankers, lawyers, trustees, credit counselors, and other referral sources
Assisting other Trustees in the development and delivery of training programs for other functional areas as required
Expert level knowledge of Ascend
Maintaining the firm’s standards with respect to ethics and code of conduct for Trustees
Strong technical and professional advisory skills;
Strong oral and written communication skills with the ability to listen effectively and understand clients’ needs
Deep interest in coaching and team development, with a commitment to personal growth
Understands key performance indicators and financial reporting At Grant Thornton we’re focused on making a difference in the lives of our clients, our colleagues and our communities.
That’s our purpose. Or, as we like to say, living our purple.