Financial Advisor

Northwestern Mutual
Jul 16, 2017
Aug 05, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description

Career with a Purpose: The Financial Advisor Opportunity

At Northwestern Mutual, we're committed to mutual success. You'll find people with varied experiences and perspectives in an environment that emphasizes teamwork and collaboration. For us, diversity means valuing and respecting differences so that we bring out the best in each other. You can be yourself while building your career here.

You'll have the unique opportunity to create your own destiny and potentially have a lifelong impact on the lives of your clients, families, and your community. Northwestern Mutual offers a personalized approach to uncovering financial solutions tailored to each client's individual needs.
Your goal is to discover each client's needs and goals and help map a path to meet them.

Financial Advisors provide expert guidance and innovative solutions for the planning needs of individuals and businesses in the areas of retirement planning, insurance and investment services, estate planning, business planning, education funding, and employee benefits. They strive to understand their clients' goals and dreams in order to develop comprehensive financial solutions that will help their clients reach financial success.

Financial Advisors are given the flexibility to build their own practice while receiving support from our firm's exceptional network of financial specialists, training and educational programs, and mentoring opportunities. Northwestern Mutual will provide consulting resources to help you discover and build your markets to develop a successful practice as a Financial Advisor including:
-Developing your business and marketing plans
-Extensive training and coaching from certified trainers
-Access to knowledgeable groups of Financial Advisors and specialists to assist you in sales objectives

A career with Northwestern Mutual not only provides outstanding income potential, but will provide you the opportunity of impacting the lives of others in a professional setting that emphasizes and values relationships and integrity.
Additionally, Northwestern Mutual is committed to offering its Financial Advisors a comprehensive compensation and benefits program which includes:

Leadership Opportunities
-Sponsorship of Licensing/Credentialing
-Development Stipends
-Expense Allowance
-Comprehensive Medical Coverage
-Retirement Package; Pension PlanGroup Life and Disability Income Insurance

Desired Financial Advisor Qualifications:

-Bachelor's Degree
-Exceptional interpersonal skills
-Self-starter and highly motivated
-History of personal success
-Previous sales and/or business experience is preferred
-Strong verbal and written skills

Prior financial services experience NOT required -- extensive training platform provided

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Job Type: Commission

Company Description Northwestern Mutual has helped clients achieve financial security for more than 150 years. The company focuses solely and directly on its clients and seeks to deliver consistent and dependable value to the customer over time. Northwestern Mutual and its subsidiaries offer a holistic approach to financial security solutions including: life insurance, long-term care insurance, disability insurance and annuities. The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company- Milwaukee, WI (Northwestern Mutual)
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Northwestern Mutual has consistently received the highest possible financial strength ratings from the four major ratings agencies:
A.M. Best: A++
Fitch Ratings: AAA
Standard & Poor??????s: AAA
Moody??????s Investors Service: AAA