Advance Search & Selection Ltd
09 Apr 2017
09 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time



Salary package negotiable up to c£30k dependent on experience and aspirations

This regional Financial Planning practice, are seeking a highly skilled Paraplanner to join their Team, due to the increased workloads brought about through continued organic growth.

They provide both private and corporate clients with a full range of financial solutions. They pride themselves on the quality of their advice and the first class, professional service they offer their clients. They continue to enhance their reputation, resulting in increased client numbers.

They require an experienced Paraplanner to enhance their Adviser support infrastructure. Working directly alongside the practice directors, you will play a pivotal role in the advice process, undertaking research to identify suitable providers, products and investment funds to meet the clients’ needs. You will prepare and produce clear and concise recommendation reports and suitability letters, as well as ensuring that all client information and files remain compliant.

You must be an effective communicator, both verbally and written at all levels. Ideally, you will already be Diploma qualified or progressing towards it.

It is essential that you have previous experience of a similar position, including exposure to writing financial reports, and you must be familiar with the financial planning process.

The company will also provide excellent training and development opportunities, they invest heavily in staff development and offer a market leading comprehensive benefits package.

Responsibilities to include:

  • Research and prepare individual client files
  • Comply with all FCA standards
  • Prepare valuation reports

Required skills:

  • A strong working knowledge of the independent regulated financial services market
  • A technical background to facilitate drafting of client facing reports
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and IT literate
  • Database and client management
  • Ideally candidates will be Level 4 Diploma qualified (or equivalent)
  • Two years experience working in a paraplanner role


Advance Search & Selection Ltd

This is only one of many vacancies we are handling. Advance Search & Selection Ltd is a specialist within Financial Services and Pensions recruitment. Areas of expertise include IFA, Advisors, Employee Benefits, Compliance, Pensions, Group Risk, Paraplanners, Sales Support, T&C etc.