Paraplanner - Scotland Wide | Aberdein Considine Wealth


Full Time / Permanent

Location: Scotland Wide

AC Wealth is a forward-thinking and ambitious Wealth and Financial Planning firm looking to recruit an experienced Paraplanner.

With over 30 employees across Scotland. We are part of Aberdein Considine, a Legal 500 recognised firm, who offer property, legal and mortgage services to private and commercial clients from offices in Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Perth, Stirling and Newcastle.

We offer a progressive, supportive and rewarding environment for the best financial advice talent in the country. Our success has been built on providing a level of service that is second to none and we can only maintain that by attracting and retaining the very best people. We’re fully committed to supporting our people through their career progression and provide excellent opportunities for self-development.

The Paraplanner will provide support to the financial adviser, completing analysis and research and preparing recommendations. The Paraplanner assists in providing full holistic financial advice to the client.

Other Key Responsibilities

  • Management of existing clients in accordance with the firm’s business plan and procedure
  • Preparing the fund switch report
  • Assist in completing the client fact find
  • Submit new business with providers
  • Client contact and updates
  • Completing initial information gathering and analysis on existing products
  • Provide research via the Select-a-pension report
  • Provide research on annuity and protection providers
  • Preparing suitability reports to cover all recommendations
  • Ensuring the advice file is to a high compliance standard
  • Reviewing client documents prior to a presentation meeting
  • Gathering illustrations, fund factsheets and Key Features Documents
  • Attend client meetings, where required
  • Cash flow planning
  • Tax calculations
  • Complete the submission sheet for new business, if applicable


Relevant qualification, experience, skills and knowledge

We expect an individual performing this role to have the following:

  • Be working towards completion of the Level 4 diploma (or equivalent)
  • Previous experience as a trainee paraplanner or paraplanner
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • The ability to take on and understand the environment we operate in, and the issues this raises
  • General IT skills
  • Ability to compile reports

How to apply

Online: Application Form

Download: Application Form


Mail: Human Resources Department
Aberdein Considine
5 - 9 Bon-Accord Crescent
AB11 6DN