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Client Service Officer - Ethical Investment

6 month minimum full time contract

Based in the heart of Sydney CBD, Australian Ethical is Australia’s leading Ethical investment and superannuation company. It invests and operates its business in accordance with a social and environmental charter placing ethical considerations on an equal footing with investment and shareholder returns.

We are currently enjoying enormous success with record net inflows, strong investment returns, industry leading social media and numerous awards.

We seek a self-motivated Client Service Officer to join our talented team who can assist by providing superior client services as well as support to our Business Development and Client Relations function.

Responsibilities:
* Ensure current and prospective clients have a consistent, positive client relationship experience through delivery of outstanding service
* Actively manage the Superannuation enquiries inbox to ensure all client questions and requests are responded to in a timely and professional manner
* Follow up superannuation rollover requests and superannuation guarantee commitments to meet target levels
* Manage calls to members to activate accounts and maintain accurate records
* Execute the managed funds application and Green ID process
* Liaise with our administration provider to ensure service levels are maintained
* Develop strong relationships with Australian Ethical’s clients and actively promote our services
* Within our existing client base effectively initiate cross-sell and up-sell activities to clients promoting our products and services
* Actively prospect for new leads and business relationship opportunities
* Meet agreed activity targets and performance goals
* Develop an understanding of Australian Ethical’s suite of managed fund and superannuation products, including product features, risk profiles, asset allocations, fees, costs and investment philosophy to current and prospective clients
* Demonstrate the ability to apply legislation, policies and procedures and explain relevant issues to our clients as required
* Action day-to-day operational and administrative tasks as the role requires

Essential:

* ASIC RG 146 for superannuation and managed funds
* Extensive experience in client communications including highly effective verbal, written, negotiation and problem solving skills
* Well-developed understanding of client service principles
* Report writing experience and the ability to input and extract data from databases
* Sound understanding of records management and archiving processes
* A high level of interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
* Ability to work in a small team environment demonstrating appropriate and professional workplace behaviours
* Interest and commitment to ethical and environmental issues

Desirable:
* Degree in Business or Finance

To discuss the position further please contact Fiona Horan, Human Resources on 02 8276 6290.

Applicants are asked to forward their resume and a cover letter to vacancies@australianethical.com.au

Closing date for applications is 5 August 2015