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Qualifications: BA, Cert II Auslan
Current Position: Manager, Credit Control
Employer: Instant Waste Management
How long at that company: 4 Years
- Credit/professional background:
- Main Roads (Credit Officer 4 years),
- AHG (Credit Officer 3 Years), and
- Boral Windows (Credit Manager 7.5 years)
Portfolio: 2014 Functions & Events, 2015 President
Why I volunteer on the AICM council/Goals as Councillor: Grow in myself as a person and to push myself to become a leader and move the council on into the future
Achievements with AICM: 2016 acting State Director
Value I have gained through volunteering with AICM: Getting to work with & alongside some of the great credit minds WA has produced.
My passions aside from Credit/work: Qld thrashing NSW at State of Origin, Fitness, Movies and Yoga
Contact details: firstname.lastname@example.org or 0411 509014
Qualifications: Diploma in Human Resources, Prince 2 certified
Current Position: Assistant Credit Manager
Employer: Automotive Holdings Group Limited
How long at that company: 4 Years
Credit/professional background: At AHG since 2011, prior to that was a credit manager in London, UK for 12 years. Prior to that was in credit/admin management in retail in Cape Town, South Africa.
Why I volunteer on the AICM council/Goals as Councillor: To meet and engage with like- minded people and to promote the AICM through my network. To help make the AICM a successful organisation that is at the forefront of learning and innovation within the credit profession.
Achievements with AICM: Councillor for 18 months so no achievements as yet. A few successful events under the belt!
Value I have gained through volunteering with AICM: Meeting fellow credit professionals and gaining industry knowledge through interaction at the various AICM functions.
My passions aside from Credit/work: Enjoying the outdoors. Hiking, walking, any adventure activity. Keeping fit is very important to me, mostly by running and cycling. I also play golf and squash.
Tel: 0479 083 244
Current Position: Executive Director
Employer: Credit Solutions (WA) Pty Ltd
How long at that company: 1 year
Credit/professional background: Began in the Credit Management field over 20 years ago, where a job as a mail boy for a legal firm led to becoming a paralegal in debt recovery litigation. From there, began working for a large national collections agency where progressed through the ranks over the course of 13 years from collector to team leader to state manager to finally, a national executive position.
Why I volunteer on the AICM council/Goals as Councillor: After 10 years as a member, I felt that it was time to make an active contribution by promoting the Institute, attracting new people to bolster an ageing membership base and to give back to the industry that has taught me so much.
Achievements with AICM: Whilst new to the council, have been actively involved with the institute for a number of years, including mentoring of a previous state finalist.
Value I have gained through volunteering with AICM: The AICM has allowed me to build a large network of contacts and colleagues, both locally and nationally, has provided valuable benchmarking and best practise knowledge and information, progressed my own personal development and has allowed me to stay current (and relevant!) in all things Credit Management
My passions aside from Credit/work: First and foremost my two young boys, AFL (I'm a North Melbourne supporter - don't hold that against me!), Cricket and sport in general. I enjoy running and working out in the gym, I'm a bit of a movie buff and an unashamed Star Wars nerd and James Bond fan.
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M: 0414 820 968
Qualifications: MICM, MRCSA
Current Position: Founding Director | Advisor | Recruiter
Employer: CMP Recruitment Specialist
How long at that company: Specialist Credit Recruitment Agency since 1992 to current
Credit/professional background: Credit Services Consultancy prior to Credit Recruitment when I founded the first specialist Credit Recruitment Agency in WA to cater for the growing Credit Professionals that were emerging on the WA Credit front and from there we grew with the Industry and assist many credit people with their career entry and advancement.
Portfolio: Numerous roles in helper capacity on committee, Head WA Judge YCP WA, last 5 years Media & Publications and currently Membership Chair.
Why I volunteer on the AICM council/Goals as Councillor: I joined council to put back what I have gained from my time in the Industry and assist members to experience the WA Credit family benefits of membership.
Achievements with AICM: Over 20 years as Sponsor, Councillor and Member. Maintained cohesion and bonding with the WA Membership by attending many functions and meetings taking photos and writing content about members making them feel a-part of the AICM their peak industry body.
Value I have gained through volunteering with AICM: seeing members grow and enjoy being a-part of the WA Team and watch them further their careers.
My passions aside from Credit/work: Enjoying the outdoors: Family, Surfing, Ocean Swimming, and Surf Life Saving.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 08 9228 3300
Qualifications: Chartered Accountant, Certified Practising Accountant, Registered Liquidator, Bachelor of Business, Grad Cert Bus (Law), Grad Cert Bus (Man)
Current Position: Finance Director
Employer: WA Department of Health
How long at that company: Six years
Primarily my experience has been within insolvency practice in Australia and in the UK. A refocus of energies resulted in being a credit manager for some large ASX entities. More recently, my efforts are directing the finance, revenue and debt management activities at the WA Department of Health.
Why I volunteer on the AICM council/Goals as Councillor:
I enjoy looking after the dollars by bringing some financial acumen to Council's initiatives and by assisting with the Institutes long-term financial security.
Achievements with AICM: 8 years - that include being on the Executive Team, a judge on multiple panels for the YCPA and the Treasurer.
Value I have gained through volunteering with AICM:
I enjoy the comradery and more serious part of sharing of experiences with peers and gaining from their learning (realising we often have the same challenges).
My passions aside from Credit/work: AFL, golf, mountain biking, aquaponics, my kids and watching all of the aforementioned.
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Diploma in Finance and Mortgage Broking
Diploma Business and Finance
Studying Diploma Credit Management
- Current Position
Credit Services Team Leader
Capricorn Society – 3.5 years
- Credit/professional background
Credit Team Leader HRG UK – 8 years
Credit Manager Squire Patton Boggs – 5 years
Collections, Debt Recovery, Risk Management, Finance Approvals, Coaching
Why I volunteer on the AICM council/Goals as Councillor
I hope to become a more rounded Credit Professional through networking and sharing ideas and experiences, which will enable to help others grow, develop and encourage others to contribute to the institute and the council
- Achievements with AICM
Gaining the courage to volunteer is my first achievement and I hope not the last
- Value I have gained through volunteering with AICM
Forming a network is so important. There are so many interesting people in the industry with a wealth of experience, yet I believe everyone learns something new everyday
- My passions aside from Credit/work
Running around after my 3 year old son – Lawn Bowls – Daydreaming about a Fremantle Dockers premiership
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