Financial Planning Consultant | Durban

To provide holistic financial planning advice to clients, by identifying their investment and lifestyle needs and objectives. To identify new business opportunities within existing and potential client bases. To develop and implement strategies and manage relationships with key personnel within assigned corporate accounts.Matric; Tertiary qualification , i.e. BCom (majors in Financial Management or Financial Planning or Investments);CFP.Advanced FP qualification , Diploma in Tax / Estate Planning etc (an advantage)Minimum 5 years experience in financial advisory role.Excellent and proven selling abilityExcellent verbal and written communication skills in required languageArticulate with confident presentation skillsStrong client service orientationAttentive to detail and accurateOrganised with effective time management skillsDevelop and implement strategies to obtain and manage business opportunities arising within assigned Corporate accountsManage and strengthen relationships with key staff in assigned CorporatesSource new business from retained clients and by means of referralsSupport AFs client related strategies and deliver key goalsEnsure that the clients investment portfolio is consistent with FPCs investment philosophyProvide the client with information on the performance of the various investment portfolios availableIdentify a clients investment needs, risk tolerance and profile, other investments (and other assets), personal circumstances, income requirements, investment time horizon etcMake a recommendation based on the risk questionnaire and subsequent discussions in line with Financial Planning Consultants houseviews.Completed recommendation within agreed turnaround timesProvide the client with information on the performance of the various investment portfolios availableProvide the necessary DCipher report and or recommendations as well as a verbal or written explanation of the investment return.Educate the clients with regards to basic investment principles, i.e. risk versus reward, market sentiment, trends, performance (offshore and local), benchmarks etcProvide holistic financial planning services (including investments, risk cover and estate planning) to clientsResolve client concerns, queries and/or complaints
Durban, ZN, ZA