Financial Advisor Northwestern MutualOur financial advisory firm is seeking new Financial Advisors to join growing practice. Strong applicants will have exceptional interpersonal skills, have a history of personal success, and have a demonstrated interest in business, finance, or entrepreneurism.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.Desired Skills and Experience 4-year College Degree preferred Minimum 2 years of Managerial or Executive experience referred Prior financial services experience not needed– extensive training providedWe want people with different backgrounds and work experience, including but not limited to: Financial management, insurance, and financial services Executive leadership Community influencers Former athletes Military background Candidate must be an accomplished communicator with strong verbal and written skills Prior sales and/or business experience preferredIt’s also a plus if you have strong interpersonal management skills, and are a self-starter who is motivated to become an executive and has had personal success and professional success.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: Exceptional Income Potential Leadership Opportunities Sponsorship of Licensing/Credentialing Development Stipends Expense Allowance Comprehensive Medical Coverage Retirement Package; Pension Plan Group Life and Disability Income InsuranceAs a financial representative, a typical day may include: Digging deep with clients and prospects to help formulate financial strategies Developing tailored solutions for each client Training and coaching from people who know their stuff, who are experts in management and executives in the financial field Managerial team meetings to set goals Making calls to prospective clientsDevotion to its policy owners has led Northwestern Mutual through 160 years of industry success. Some of our accolades include: #109 on Fortune 500 in 2015 “World’s Most Admired” Company in our Industry by Fortune in 2015 Top 125 Companies for Training & Development (2009-2015) Top 10 Independent Broker Dealer by Financial Planning Magazine (’05-’14) Top 50 Companies to Launch a Career With by Business Week from (’06-’13) Named one of the “50 Best Companies to Sell For” by Selling Power magazine Named one of the “50 Best Places to Launch a Career” by BusinessWeek magazine Top 10 independent broker-dealersNorthwestern Mutual has always 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: AaaIf you are interested in exploring a career with us, we welcome your application.