Trainee Paraplanner / Support Administrator – Financial Planning Ref: 15346

£21,500 - Pension, regular social events, 20 days holiday per year

Looking for a business that offers a very real career opportunity and excellent benefits such as flexible hours, hybrid working, regular social events and so much more?

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to start their career as a Trainee Paraplanner with a James's Place Wealth Management partner practice.

Are you looking for a career and not just a job? Or perhaps you want to change your career to a new direction? If you want to be fully supported and invested in your journey to become a fully fledged Paraplanner, we need to talk…

No experience required – Full training programme provided

Role Info:

Trainee Paraplanner – Financial Advisory / Wealth Management Practice –
Hartley Wintney, Hampshire HQ / Remote Flexibility
£21,500
Plus Flexible hours, pension and regular social events

Who we are:

Over 20 years of financial advice.

We are proud of the relationships with our clients, recognising that each financial situation is unique and requires bespoke advice. Our team of advisers specialise in a range of services, carving out dream retirements and making the most of client finances with a tax-efficient strategy. Together we focus on what is truly important to our clients and those they care about.

The Trainee Paraplanner Role:

Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Trainee Paraplanner works as part of the Paraplanning team supporting the Managing Director and other Financial Advisers within the Practice.

General Duties:

+ Learning practice processes
+ Learning about our products in detail
+ Learning about tax treatment of products
+ Learning how to write Suitability Reports
+ Supporting Paraplanners with cases/file preparation and ad-hoc tasks
+ Keep Advisers and clients up to date with all business and case progression
+ Keep up to date with any new procedures, compliance, changes to business submission procedures and head office communications
+ Update Salesforce with all client contact
+ Attending client meetings as and when required to assist in presentation, information gathering or any other activity central to securing the business
+ Completion of internal exams and continuing development
+ Attendance at seminars and client events as and when required
+ Attending training workshops and undertaking webinars required for learning and development
+ Undertake any tasks as assigned by the Operations Manager
+ Provide cover in the absence of other trainees/administrator
+ Attendance of our Paraplanner Academy
+ Ensure WIP Tracker is kept up to date at all times

About You:

+ The ability to balance conflicting demands in a calm and friendly manner
+ Ability to work autonomously and within a team
+ Analytical with precise attention to detail
+ Ability to accurately transpose information
+ Gaining up to date knowledge of regulation and legislation
+ Excellent communication skills
+ Friendly and professional manner when dealing with colleagues and clients
+ Knowledge of Salesforce and advantage but not essential
+ Willing to commit to study and taking exams as required

Sounds like a good fit? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager.

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