Paraplanner

Recruiter
Heat Recruitment
Location
Birmingham
Salary
From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Paraplanner

Location: Birmingham

Salary: £20,000 - £30,000

A well-established Wealth Management practice in Birmingham require a career-committed research professional who is dedicated to enhancing their knowledge, experience and skills in this area.

Ideally, you will have previous experience as a Paraplanner within a fast paced environment and have extensive product knowledge in the areas of pensions, investments and protection.

The successful candidate will benefit from full support and training within a welcoming office environment.

About the Role:

  • You will be required to analyse a client’s circumstances, objectives and existing financial planning arrangements in order to prepare an appropriate recommendation for discussion with the adviser
  • Undertaking whole of market research, as required, on all areas of the market, including pensions, investments and protection, both on a client-specific basis and as part of regular reviews of the market place
  • Liaising with various members of the Research Team involved in Risk and Compliance to ensure that advice is compliant
  • Provide high quality technical, administrative and research support to the advisers
  • Provide input to the Research Manager on the suitability of new systems or procedures
  • Assist in the development of less experienced members of staff

Skills:

  • Previous experience working within a similar role within an IFA Practice
  • Level 4 Diploma qualified or a desire to work towards
  • A high level of analytical capability with good communication skills and attention to detail, as well as the confidence to interact with clients and providers at all levels
  • Committed to a career in research
  • Good time management and the ability to organise and prioritise workload

Synonyms: Report Writer, Financial Planner, Technical Sales Support, Technical Planner, Para Planner

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