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An opportunity has become available for a Paraplanner in Bath or Gloucester to join a growing financial planning firm that offer hybrid working which can see you working from home 3 days a week and can offer some flexible working with start and finish times!

They are looking for an individual that holds their level 4 diploma and has experience as a Paraplanner as you will be working directly with the financial planners and assisting them with a range of cases including complex technical cases.

Your role will include but will not be limited to:

  • To assist the Financial Planner in formulating the advice to the client, providing technical
  • support and guidance where appropriate
  • Review client objectives ensuring they are clear, concise and achievable when compared
  • against the client's financial circumstance
  • Provide research and analysis of investment funds and financial products, whilst considering
  • the client objectives
  • Conduct fund research
  • Prepare Financial Plans, clearly outlining the client's current position, where they need to be
  • and how they will get there
  • Preparation of fund switch and encashment letters according to advice provided
  • Obtain applications, key features documents, factsheets, illustrations and product
  • comparison quotes through appropriate source - providing clear research of the advice
  • Liaise with Product Providers / Third Parties regarding any technical queries

The ideal candidate will:

  • Level 4 diploma qualified
  • Good understanding of the Financial Planning process
  • Strong interpersonal skills, both written and verbal communication
  • Customer service skills - providing an excellent service to the adviser and client
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
  • Ability to work effectively to deadlines
  • Accuracy and attention to detail to balance demands of role

This is a unique opportunity for a paraplanner in Bath or Gloucester to join a firm where they offer hybrid working such as working from home 3 days a week and providing you with an office set up!

Benefits include:

  • Holiday - 25 days + Bank holiday and extra for each years service up to 28
  • x4 DIS
  • Group Pension
  • PMI
  • Cash Plan
  • Income Protection

Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive, you will be contacted within 7 working days if your application has been successful. If you have not received communication during this period, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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