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Chartered Paraplanner

  • Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
  • Location: London
  • Sector: Financial Planning
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted:
    19 Nov 2018
  • Job reference: 31916

Are you an experienced Paraplanner looking for a rewarding career in the City of London?
Would you like to develop your career with a growing, forward-thinking company who look after their employees on a personal level?

This is a Paraplanner opportunity like no other; amazing location, excellent career progression and a competitive salary. Our client is able to provide you with a very professional, but relaxed working atmosphere, as well as extensive company benefits!

The Company
Our client is a well-established, award winning financial planning firm based in city of London, who take pride in providing independent financial advice to ultra high-net worth customers.

Role
As a Paraplanner within this firm you would be working as part of productive, high performing office. You will work in a small team, having direct contact and providing full support to an Adviser. Your role would be to offer the most welcoming, efficient, professional and effective service possible, with a high focus on quality and accuracy.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain effective relationships with clients and colleagues
  • Prepare suitability reports appropriate to level of experience
  • Ensure all relevant compliance paperwork has been carried out
  • Carry out technical research as part of the existing arrangement review process
  • Maintain core systems ensuring that all tasks are carried out and completed in line with the company policy and procedures
  • Obtain data on in-house and third-party products in order to provide technical valuations as required
  • Discuss client objectives with the relevant Financial Planner, identifying and obtaining necessary client information in order to prepare the necessary suitability check
  • Deal with client and Insurer queries to completion as appropriate
  • Ensure that client queries are appropriately investigated and accurate responses given
  • Accurately and efficiently support the private client/financial planning team to enable the achievement of targets and meet client expectations
  • Regularly participate in team meetings, including highlighting issues and owning actions through to resolution

To be successful you will need

  • Extensive experience in the role of a Paraplanner
  • Achieved Chartered or Fellow status, or working towards this
  • A working knowledge of investments, pensions and protection plans as well as other financial products
  • Excellent standard of education with a desire to further development and to undertake relevant examinations
  • Proven success in a paraplanning role

If successful, you will benefit from

  • Competitive salaries; £45,000-55,000
  • Discretionary annual bonus
  • Support towards industry exams, as well as regular training and development
  • Annual team incentives; quarterly awards, payday drinks, team building events etc.
  • Fun and supportive working environment and team culture
  • Plush city-based office with amazing views

This is a fantastic opportunity to progress your paraplanning career, with an award-winning firm. There are no glass ceilings here!
We are looking for ambitious and goal-orientated Paraplanners, with a keen eye for detail, to represent a company where first impressions are everything. If this is you, send across your CV and we will be in touch with more information! Full job specification available.

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