Financial Advisor

  • Job Reference: 11746
  • Date Posted: 29 January 2021
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester
  • Salary: £30,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Commission + A Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Sector: Accountancy, Finance, Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Paul Mitchell
  • Email:
  • Telephone: +44 (0)116 254 9404

Job Description

11746 – Financial Advisor Job Spec

Location: Leicester City Centre



Our Client – an established and well-respected Wealth Management Consultancy based in Leicester – is seeking a Level-4 qualified Financial Advisor to join their team on a full-time permanent basis. The successful candidate will provide financial advice & services ranging from Pensions – SSAS & SIPP (incl. property purchase), pension drawdown & transfers & workplace pensions, to investment portfolio advice, estate planning and protection. This is a newly created position, working alongside an existing Advisor who will likely be retiring in the next few years… so the opportunity for succession is there for the taking.


The Role & Right Person

The successful candidate will work with an existing Adviser to learn the ropes. You must possess a Level-4 Diploma, have experience with providing all-round financial planning advice to prospective & existing clientele, and demonstrate good technical knowledge, especially with regard to pensions.

As part of a small team, you will be involved in a range of tasks… initially research & report writing as well as dealing with investment portfolio management. Whilst the Financial Adviser will be mainly office-based, you will be expected to visit clients at their place of business or home.

In summary, your role will consist of:

  • Being part of a small, efficient financial planning team within a well-established Chartered Accountancy practice,
  • Offering an excellent Financial Planning proposition to existing & new clients of the practice, especially in the pensions sector,
  • Providing & managing a first-class client service programme,
  • Working closely with the Accountants, establishing good working relationships & providing their clients with an excellent financial planning service,
  • Management of existing investment portfolios & providing appropriate investment advice,
  • Product research & selection of the most appropriate products incl. report writing,
  • 1 direct report: Administrator.



  • Appointment Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per annum, subject to experience (OTE: £50k – 60k)
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Holiday 24 Days + Bank Holidays (Xmas Closure)
  • Flexible / remote working arrangements considered in line with the needs of the business
  • Comprehensive Benefits incl. Study Support / Leave, Exam Bonuses, Paid Professional Membership Fees, EAP Scheme, Holiday Purchase Scheme, New Business Referral Bonuses, Company Pension PLUS MUCH MORE!!

If you – or someone you might know – are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 11746) on 0116 254 9404.