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Financial Paraplanner

  • Category: Finance / Accounting
  • Location: Reston, Virginia
  • Work Arrangement: Hybrid
  • Type: Full-time/Flex

Private Wealth Management firm in Reston, VA seeks full-time, flex Paraplanner to support financial advisors.

Hours/Schedule:  Full-time


Job Type: Direct Hire


Location Requirements: On-site in Reston office for first 6 months, then Hybrid, 3 days on site, 2 days virtual

Rate: Salary TBD based on experience and licenses

Job Description: The paraplanner plays a critical role in the firm, assisting in the streamlined operations and helping ensure that our clients have a positive experience. This position directly supports the Financial Advisors in servicing the firm’s High Net Worth and multinational clients.


  • Assist in pre-meeting preparation of forms and reports for client meetings
  • Prepare paperwork for new clients and account transfers
  • Process beneficiary and account ownership changes
  • Communicate with the Broker/Dealer regarding client issues
  • Develop and maintain written systems to track projects and activities
  • Prepare Insurance product illustrations
  • Participate in client meetings and record notes
  • Execute and track post meeting follow-up
  • Assist in client related investment and financial planning research
  • Create investment reports using Morningstar software and other firm provided software
  • Participate in investment committee review meetings and maintain model portfolios used in investment management process
  • Create post meeting summary letters and financial planning deliverables
  • Prepare financial analysis using the firm’s Financial Planning Software (Naviplan) and other financial calculators
  • Screen incoming calls and correspondence as needed
  • Prepare outgoing mail and correspondence as directed, including email and faxes
  • Help organize and maintain client files


  • Positive attitude and an extraordinary client service orientation
  • Experience in working with retired and pre-retired populations a plus
  • Detail oriented
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Strong proof reading and report writing skills a must
  • Ability to prioritize workflow and tasks
  • Prior experience with financial planning software desired (Naviplan preferred)
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in a related field, and work experience in a financial planning firm
  • FINRA Series 7, 66 and VA Life and Health Insurance licenses a plus
  • Comfortable working in a fast paced, team-oriented environment


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