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  • Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
  • Location: Stockport, Greater Manchester
  • Sector: Paraplanner
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted:
    30 Oct 2019
  • Job reference: 30079

My client is currently looking for an experienced Paraplanner to join their firm in Stockport.


  • Supporting Consultants in preparing accurate financial plans and suitability reports
  • Supporting the Consultants in research and analysis to meet client needs and objectives
  • To provide support, where needed, to the Compliance and Technical Manager
  • Developing and maintaining internal relationships with various areas of the business to meet agreed targets
  • Continuous professional development to meet regulatory requirements and personal development needs
  • Managing individual workflow and delivery
  • Ensuring that any business conducted is done in a responsible and compliant manner, meeting all legislative requirements, both internally and externally
  • To provide technical guidance to the client services assisting with product specific, technical and compliance based queries


  • Excellent understanding of the financial planning process
  • Good report writing skills
  • Experience working in a paraplanning role
  • Achieved professional qualifications to at least Level 4 (Diploma in Financial Planning)
  • Experience of defined benefit pension transfers and the use of cash flow forecasts would be highly valued
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Attention to quality, detail and accuracy and getting it right first time
  • Be able to question colleagues comfortably when the information they have provided is not fully understood or the reasons for advice are unclear
  • Ability to work within tight deadlines
  • Flexible and able to deal with a multitude of tasks at once, able to prioritise when there are apparent conflicts of time or resource
  • Client focused; friendly, helpful and considerate to all
  • Show initiative, being able to motivate and manage oneself and to have a desire to improve and develop

The company offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package.

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