Bank of America International Associate Wealth Strategist - Miami, FL in Miami, Florida

Job Description:

International Associate Wealth Strategist

· Works closely with Wealth Strategists, Private Wealth Advisors (PWAs), Financial Advisors (FAs) and management

· Assists Wealth Strategists in client engagements, thought leadership and events that drive cross-border wealth transfer strategies for international UHNW clients and pre-immigration planning to the U.S.

· Ability to learn Merrill Lynch’s U.S. and offshore platforms, suite of solutions, and initiatives

· Familiarity with the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD’s) Common Reporting Standards (CRS) and the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)

· Excellent knowledge about complex Estate Planning strategies including but not limited to Foreign Trusts, US trusts, Private Investment Companies, Partnership etc

· Always up-to-date on ongoing changes in the Latin America legal environment and specifically on changes in the legal territories of Mexico, Brazil, Colombia etc.

· Timely escalation and communication of questions and potential red flags to senior leadership team upon analysis of client’s estate planning and/or during client meetings

· Hands-on and self-driven personality

· Maintains an excellent network with Centers of influence

· Assist the Wealth Strategist to write white papers and thought leadership materials

· STEP member a plus

Required Skills

Fluent in Spanish and English, preferably Portuguese

Law degree preferred

CPA license is preferred

Advanced degree or certification (e.g. LL.M., MST, PFS, CPWA) strongly preferred

Expertise in offshore advanced estate, philanthropic, and financial planning concepts and techniques

Minimum of 5 years of private practice or planning experience for UHNW families and individuals

Previous experience in the financial services industry

Excellent communication and presentation skills

Solid tax and legal research skills

Travel - 15%

Series 7, 63/65 or 66 required (or ability to obtain within 120 days)

Experience with computer programs (e.g., Excel, Estate Planning Tools) preferred

Posting Date : 09/25/2017

Location :

Miami, FL, BANK OF AMERICA, 701 Brickell Ave,

  • United States

Travel : Yes, 15% of the time

Full / Part-time : Full time

Hours Per Week : 40

Shift : 1st shift

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