Prosecutor | Melbourne
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- Small Business, Compliance and Deterrence
- $81,427 - $91,268 plus 15.4% superannuation
- Sydney or Melbourne
- Non-ongoing – 12 months
A future with ASIC means that your work will contribute to ASIC's vision for a fair, strong and efficient financial system for all Australians. We value what you will bring. We value those with sharp, analytical minds and are open to challenging the way things are done.
The Small Business, Compliance & Deterrence Team works with small business to raise awareness of their legal obligations. The team also investigates reports of misconduct, conducts surveillances and compliance activities which may lead to criminal prosecution, civil or administrative action.
As a Prosecutor, you will prepare and prosecute actions in response to reports of misconduct made to ASIC.
You will be contributing to work in the Small Business, Compliance & Deterrence team by:
- assessing, preparing and conducting summary regulatory prosecutions and civil actions across jurisdictions.
- conducting legal research and providing technical advice.
- managing all aspects of prosecution workflow in accordance with set timeframes and procedural requirements, and
- liaising with stakeholders such as insolvency practitioners, witnesses and the general public.
To be successful in this role, you will demonstrate the following skills and experience:
- Tertiary qualifications in law.
- Strong advocacy experience conducting criminal or civil litigation in a government agency or legal firm.
- Ability to compile a brief of evidence or recommend alternative actions.
- Proven track record in researching, analysing and interpreting complex information and providing technical legal advice.
- Ability to plan, monitor and achieve results in a high-volume environment.
- Experience in identifying and interpreting guidelines, applying legislation, procedures and processes accurately and in a timely manner.
ASIC is Australia's integrated corporate, markets, financial services and consumer credit regulator.
ASIC has a broad mandate. We are a regulator; a policy advisory body; a consumer protection agency; a licensing body; a financial educator and consumer advocate; and a company and professional registry. And we are a law enforcement agency.
This work is directed to one principal aim: to realise ASIC's vision for a fair, strong and efficient financial system for all Australians.
Underpinning ASIC's vision is the recognition that every cent in the financial system is other people's money.
A future with ASIC means that your work will contribute to achieving ASIC's vision.
ASIC is committed to a providing a diverse and inclusive workplace where the very best talent in Australia chooses to work. Indigenous Australians are encouraged to apply as well as applicants from all backgrounds and with different abilities.
To work with us, you must be an Australian citizen, and be prepared to complete an ASIC Suitability and Baseline Assessment which is issued ASIC's Personnel Security Team.
Please view the position description for more information or click ‘apply' to start your application.