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Paraplanner, Glasgow (JR-667)

£25000 - £35000 plus benefits

Are you looking for a new opportunity to further develop your career within Paraplanning?

Our client is a well-respected Financial Planner based in Glasgow who provide financial advice to both private and corporate clients.

Prime Responsibilities:

  • Research, analyse and compile Financial Planning Reports
  • Handling existing client queries wherever possible for the Senior Private Client Advisers
  • Providing research for Asset Allocation on a client’s existing portfolio
  • Prospecting new clients, qualifying leads and enquiries to ensure business targets are achieved
  • Servicing existing clients by providing valuations and portfolio updates as and when required
  • Quantifying and analysing clients existing investments

This role will incorporate:

  • Financial Planning Statements (including Cash flow analysis)
  • Tax Planning Analysis and Risk Modelling
  • Investment Planning and Analysis
  • Pension Forecasts and Illustrations
  • Ad-hoc projects and tasks as and when necessary

About You

  • Eager to develop professionally and achieve high levels of technical knowledge and sales skills
  • To excel and progress within a busy, performance related environment
  • To act in a professional manner always, often in the absence of the Senior Private Client Advisers
  • Have a basic knowledge of regulatory requirements
  • At least 2 years’ experience within a similar role
  • Experience of working within a high-pressure environment
  • Experience of cash flow modelling and forecasting
  • An eagerness to continuously learn and develop skills and knowledge

Skills & Knowledge

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and telephone manner
  • Excellent personal organisational and administrative planning skills
  • Highly numerate with excellent attention to detail
  • Proven ability to work on own initiative
  • The ability to work well within a team environment and build effective working relationships both internally and externally
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office with accurate keyboard skills

Key benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Pension
  • Flexible Benefits Package
  • 25 days plus Bank Holidays
  • Voucher schemes
  • Full support with your own professional development
Location: 
Glasgow
Job Role: 
Employment type: 
Employed (Full Time)
Sector: 
Financial Planning
Reference Number: 
JR-667