Financial Planner


We require a Financial Planner to provide financial planning advice to new and existing Killik & Co clients with less complex financial planning needs, and to take an active role in business development activities for the Firm.

Key Accountabilities

  • Targeting the acquisition of new clients for the Firm through Business
    Development activities; pro-actively representing the business and taking the initiative to meet new potential clients;
  • Contacting clients that are currently unengaged with their service, rebuilding the relationship through financial planning advice;
  • Work with investment managers to identify opportunities for existing clients;
  • Actively refer clients and prospects to other services and specialisms offered by Killik & Co.
  • Service clients on an ongoing basis, conducting annual reviews and ensuring that the client remains on track to achieve their objectives;
  • Carry out all activities in a compliant manner in line with internal procedures and regulatory requirements.

Competencies / Skillset

  • Getting Things Done – Delivers on agreed objectives promptly; prioritises workload; remains professional under pressure.
  • Communication & Sharing Knowledge – Confident, clear and accurate with all communication. Maintains accurate records and makes effective use of new technology.
  • Customer Service – Positive attitude to find solutions in line with TCF principles. Uses customer feedback to improve service.
  • Effectiveness & Adaptability – Able to maintain a high volume of work, striving for continual improvements. Understands individual contribution in relation to corporate objectives. Presents a positive image and approach to change.
  • Team Working – Shares knowledge, skills and experience with colleagues; understands team goals; is cooperative and supportive of others.
  • Client focus and concern for quality – good financial planning knowledge and ability to deliver advice in an understandable manner to clients, ensuring client satisfaction and retention
  • Actively participate in the sharing of knowledge – to both Wealth/Financial Planners and Investment Managers
  • Market Knowledge – Maintain a full and proper understanding of the financial services market
  • Commercial Sense – manage each client relationship on a sustainable and profitable basis, dealing with issues promptly and appropriately

Qualifications / Experience Required

  • Must hold the CII Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning (DipPFS) qualification
  • Previous experience of providing financial planning advice to clients
  • Previous experience in business development and growing a client book

Contractual Hours

9.00am – 5.30pm, Monday to Friday

Get In Touch

Please send a CV and covering letter to [email protected] with the subject title of the role you are applying for.

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