Are you energetic, ambitious and looking to develop your career? Our Johannesburg Wealth department is looking to add a Financial Planner to their team. You will have the opportunity to gain cross-border experience with an established brand and assist clients by providing financial advice in multiple jurisdictions. We offer a dynamic and challenging environment where we achieve our business objectives and have fun doing it.

You’re perfect for this position if you:

  • Are a certified financial planner (or other relevant industry designation)
  • Have 5-10 years working experience
  • Are FAIS accredited
  • Are familiar with and have experience in the offshore financial planning marketplace
  • Are registered with the FSCA
  • Are interested in becoming a cross-border financial planner with an established brand
  • Have an interest in international financial planning and tax landscape (e.g. double tax treaties, residency rules and CRS)
  • Are interested in gaining foreign advisory qualifications and accreditations

Extra points if you have:

  • An established client book
  • An international qualification or credits (e.g. CISI or CII)
  • Knowledge of offshore investment wrappers (e.g. retirement annuity and offshore discretionary trusts)
  • An understanding around residency and double taxation agreements

Your role and responsibilities:

Among other tasks, your main responsibilities will include:

  • Providing financial planning advice and wealth management services to South African resident clients regarding offshore investment options
  • Using a whole-of-market based approach in a variety of jurisdictions
  • Ensuring we maintain an efficient service to clients seeking investment advice
  • Growing and strengthening the relationship between the client and Sable International
  • Working with and supporting your team of advisers in growing their client portfolios
  • Networking to secure outside introducers

Furthermore, the successful applicant would be expected to:

  • Have demonstrable experience and success within a similar role
  • Have a strong desire to continue expanding your skill set and deepen your professional competence
  • Have an interest in economic, financial and investment areas
  • Stay up to date with market-specific regulatory and legislative information

Would you like to apply?

Send us an email to with your CV and one-page covering letter. Please note: If you haven’t heard from us within two weeks, you may consider your application unsuccessful.

About Sable International

Sable International offers innovative professional services to international citizens. We create tailor-made solutions to meet the accounting, wealth, financial, currency and nationality needs of our clients. We pride ourselves on providing solutions that suit our clients’ unique individual circumstances; our employees are key in achieving this goal.

The staff in our Cape Town, Durban, Lisbon, London, Melbourne, Nigeria, Uganda and Zambia offices are passionate about their areas of expertise and take pride in helping our clients achieve their goals. As a result, we have an energised and fun company culture, something that sets us apart from other professional services firms.