Paraplanner - Financial Planning

Posted 4 April by Jenson Fisher Consulting Ltd Easy Apply Featured

My client is an award winning and prestigious Wealth Management firm with a national reputation, seeking a paraplanner to ensure the provision of the highest quality research support to the sales function and the Company’s clients. This role involves being part of a close working support team, to ensure national and regional objectives are achieved.

This job description is not exhaustive and the job holder may be required to undertake additional duties from time to time to ensure the smooth running of the Company.

Principle Duties:

  • Liaise closely with Consultant to gather all required research for production of advice following review, for a fully holistic financial planning service
  • Gather and provide product, platform and fund research
  • Prepare complex research, such as Annual & Life Time Allowance, CGT, Defined Benefit Transfers and Bond chargeable gains calculations
  • Realigning risk profile
  • Present research in line with company advice format
  • Responsibility to keep technical knowledge up to date
  • To identify and refer opportunities to improve working practices and / or risk management to enable improvements to be made.
  • Working in a client facing team (three or more advisers), serving HNW clients and assisting with the creation of financial planning report in order to meet the client requirements
  • Draft and co-ordinate technical documents and research for client presentations
  • To develop/ maintain report, email, research note, report writing and communication skills to enable effective communications with the client.
  • To undertake work of a project based nature as and when required to do so

Key Skills:

  • Possess 3 years recent industry experience
  • Possess strong knowledge of pensions, investments, tax efficient savings and protection related products and services
  • Good writing skills for both written advice and research purposes
  • Possess sound understanding of fund research and demonstrate desire to keep abreast of industry regulations and change
  • Hold the Diploma in Financial Planning (or equivalent)
  • Experience of working in Financial Services in a financial planning, research or technical capacity
  • Possess excellent research and analysis skills

Required skills

  • Holistic Financial Planning
  • Investments
  • Paraplanning
  • Pensions
  • Wealth Management

Reference: 34827082

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