Paraplanner

Recruiter
Sandringham Wood Recruitment
Location
Worle, Somerset
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We’re proud to be working with this well-respected financial planning business to help them in their search for a new Paraplanner. This newly created position will see you providing exceptional paraplanning expertise, working within a great team of friendly, professional & truly client-focused experienced individuals in their office based in Worle, Weston-Super-Mare. Their offices are easily reached by car (Junction 21 of M5) and within a short walking distance from Worle train station.

Salary on offer is up to £40,000pa plus benefits and performance related bonus of up to 10%. 23 days holiday plus public holidays.

We’re looking for a paraplanner who has:

  • Relevant paraplanning experience gained from working within a Financial Planning/Independent Financial Adviser firm
  • A good understanding of the Financial Planning Process
  • Good research, cash flow forecasting and report writing skills
  • A desire to accompany Financial Planners at client meetings
  • Level 4 Diploma in Financial Planning and ideally working towards Advanced Diploma/Chartered status.

Based from their office in Worle, the paraplanner role will see you:

  • Undertaking research both independently and with the Financial Planner to identify suitable solutions to the meet the clients’ financial planning needs
  • Preparing draft recommendations to be discussed/signed off by the Financial Planner
  • Preparing suitability letters
  • Ensuring all compliance paperwork is in order
  • Implementing chosen investment strategies
  • Reviewing existing investment portfolios, asset allocation risk profile etc
  • Initiating review meetings with clients
  • Establishing and building strong relationships with clients and attend client meetings with the Financial Planner, if required
  • Monitoring and controlling your own workload.

Company information:

  • The company was formed by experienced advisers whose different backgrounds and skills enabled them to design an advisory business operating to the highest standards while offering services at reasonable cost
  • The business is owned by its founder directors, who are personally involved in strategy and management
  • They work closely with several firms of local solicitors, especially on trusts and inheritance tax planning advice to both private and corporate clients
  • They offer a friendly, open and collaborative work environment plus some flexibility in terms of working hours.

Next steps:

If you apply for this position, we thank you for taking the time to do so; all applications are read thoroughly. If you do not receive a response from us within 2-3 working days it will be because your application, on this occasion, has not been successful.