Financial Services Administrator

Recruiter
CIM Recruitment Ltd
Location
Maidstone
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Financial Services Administrator Reports to: The Branch Manager Location: Maidstone Hours: Full time position 8.45 a.m. – 5.15. p.m. Salary Band: £21,000 - £23,000 depending on experience Role purpose: Our client, a Chartered Financial Planner are looking for a full time permanent Administrator to join an established team of 4 advisers, 1 paraplanner and 1 administrator in Maidstone. Ideally, candidates will have gained previous experience of working as an administrator within a financial services organisation. Full training will be provided. The applicant should have attained a good level of numeracy and literacy skills as they will be required to perform calculations and write letters. The role will include processing applications, servicing clients and supporting IFAs, therefore a strong team player with an excellent telephone manner is required. General Administrative Duties: • Dealing with incoming and outgoing post, scanning, photocopying, sending and receiving emails. • Taking telephone enquiries and making appointments for advisers. • Inputting client information onto a customer database and managing daily activities. • Sending off letters of authority and obtaining policy information for research. • Putting new business packs together for advisers. • Setting up new contracts on the database, submitting and processing applications to completion. • Uploading documents to the compliance file before submission to the compliance officer. • Invoicing fees. • Updating client valuations. • Inputting risk questionnaires. • Using spreadsheets to present research information. • Generating client reports and binding them for presentation. • Diarising annual reviews and making appointments. Staff benefits include pension, life assurance, critical illness, private medical insurance and staff share save scheme. Our client encourages their staff to obtain professional qualifications and will reimburse staff for the cost of training material and examination fees up to Diploma level 4. We are pleased to receive a significant number of applications for most roles advertised. We are therefore unable to respond to individual applicants unless shortlisted. If you have not been contacted within four weeks of the closing date you should assume you have not been shortlisted on this occasion