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Paraplanner

  • Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
  • Location: London
  • Sector: Paraplanner
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted:
    28 Nov 2017
  • Job reference: 29873


Are you looking for a rewarding career in financial services with an expanding, forward thinking company? Do you have a friendly and approachable manner and take pride in providing a professional, high quality and personal service to clients? If so, we are searching for enthusiastic and hardworking individuals to join our client team.


You should have good technical financial and personal tax knowledge, experience of complex report writing and conducting whole-of-market product research. The ability to make client service and quality a top priority, whilst ensuring accuracy and compliance with the Financial Conduct Authority requirements, is essential.


My client are an award-winning team of Independent Financial Advisers who provide a personal, independent and bespoke wealth management service to high net worth clients. They are now expanding business with offices in Leeds City Centre and London.


As a Paraplanner you would be working as part of a productive, high performing team to provide full support to the Advisers. Your duties would include:

  • Analysing clients circumstances, portfolios and objectives and preparing appropriate recommendation reports for the Advisers
  • Providing high quality technical, administrative and research support to the Advisers
  • Undertaking whole-of-market research as required, including investments, pensions and protection plans
  • Undertaking research for asset allocation on clients' existing portfolios, quantifying and analysing those clients' existing investments
  • Liaising with the risk and compliance team to ensure the advice is compliant
  • Building strong and effective working relationships with other teams in the firm and third party product providers
  • Attending and contributing to meetings - both internal and external - and delivering group and individual training on topics appropriate to the role


The candidate:

  • Proficiency in complex report writing
  • Experience liaising with third party providers
  • CII Diploma in Financial Planning or Regulated Financial Planning or working towards attaining the CII Diploma
  • Excellent grammar, spelling and punctuation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • A high standard of personal organisational skills
  • Experience within private wealth management


Benefits:

  • Company discretionary bonus scheme
  • Full time hours Monday to Friday 9.00am and 5.00pm - 1 hour for lunch
  • 24 holidays (increasing to 26)
  • Duvet Days (potential for 4)
  • Company pension scheme
  • Private healthcare*
  • Group income protection
  • Life assurance
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Eye care scheme
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Full support with professional qualifications*
  • Career progression available

Please visit the IDEX Consulting Ltd website for further opportunities. If your application is successful we will contact you to discuss the opportunity in more detail within 2 working days of receiving your application. If your application is unsuccessful, the information supplied may still be retained for use in connection with future vacancies. Due to the overwhelming application response we receive through various sources, should you not hear from us within one week then please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

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