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Job description

We are looking for a Paraplanner to join a growing team. This individual will provide a full paraplanning function to Planners, ensuring client service and compliance are delivered at all times.

The ideal candidate will work from either the Perth or Aberdeen Office.

Key Accountabilities Include

  • Preparing and maintaining client files and client reviews
  • Building cash flow models
  • Preparing recommendations and suitability reports
  • Identifying areas for planning
  • Undertaking research both independently and with the Financial Planner to identify suitable solutions to meet the clients need
  • Preparing information/comparisons for analysis by Planner
  • Overseeing implementation of recommendations, completion of application forms and ensuring all compliance is in order
  • Establishing and building strong relationships with clients

Person Specification

  • Excellent understanding of the financial planning process.
  • Good technical knowledge in a wide range of product areas - pensions, investments, IHT planning, tax planning, protection
  • Excellent suitability report writing skills
  • Keep up to date with new product, technical and legislative changes within the marketplace


  • Experience working within a financial planning company
  • Experience in a paraplanning role
  • Experience using client cash-flow modelling software preferable


  • Diploma in Financial Planning or equivalent is desired

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