Financial Advisor (527)

Ref: 527

Ref: 8249

● Flexible work patterns  ● Potential for Hybrid Working


Cathedral Appointments is on the lookout for a Financial Advisor to join a highly respected, established Financial Services firm on a full-time, permanent basis.  You will be working with the Chairman of the company, ensuring that client files are compliant and  maintained to a high standard.  You should possess a minimum of a Level 4 Diploma in Financial Services and a minimum of 3 years experience within the administration or paraplanning sectors.


What will you be doing?

  • Ensuring that client files are maintained to the highest standard.
  • Eventually taking the responsibility of your own client bank which will be sourced by the firm.
  • Considering retail investment products and providers available to meet client’s needs.
  • Attending client meetings with the Chairman and taking down notes throughout.
  • Completing the Fact Find/ Know Your Client process laid out by the firm as well as the RPQ and risk profile discussion on behalf of the chairman.
  • Debriefing the Bespoke Client Manager & Administration.
  • Putting the needs of Clients first and conducting the firm’s business in line with the firm’s contractual obligations.
  • Providing full information to the allocated paraplanner in order to write individualised suitability reports.
  • Making constructive contributions to the continual development of the firm.



  • A minimum of a Level 4 Diploma in Financial Services (ideally working towards Level 6).
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience within technical administration/paraplanning.
  • Demonstrable practical awareness and up to date knowledge of retail financial products and current regulatory expectations.
  • A positive approach to working with keen attention for detail and an eagerness to complete tasks to the highest standards.
  • An analytical problem solver who can effectively prioritise tasks.



This role offers a competitive salary and a generous benefits package. It’s a firm which is open to flexible working and a hybrid approach. If you possess a Level 4 Diploma in Financial Services and you have a minimum of 3 years experience within the administration/paraplanning sectors, this role could be the perfect opportunity for you.


Recruitment Consultant: Joanne Howell.


Closing Date: All suitable candidates will be submitted as soon as received; our client reserves the right to appoint before the closing date.  Please note that due to the volume of applications, if you haven’t received a response within 5 days of applying, then unfortunately on this occasion you won’t have been successful. 

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