Financial Advisor Upstate, SC (Looking for Former College and/or Professional Athletes) - Military veterans preferred

Northwestern Mutual - Upstate, SC and Western, NC


  full-time   part-time   employee   contract

South Carolina
United States

Teamwork, the love of competition, and the desire to win have a place beyond the field, the mat, the track, and the court.
At Northwestern Mutual [1], financial advisors help people meet their financial goals. They can handle a challenge, take feedback, and push for success. They get to train with industry veterans, all while building their own practice and their earning potential. Our former student-athlete financial advisors believe that working for a winning team is just like playing for a winning team.
As a financial advisor, a typical day may include:

Helping clients and prospects think big and creating a game plan for achieving their goals
Developing tailored solutions for each client
Training and coaching from the best in the business through an award-winning training program*
Team meetings to set and track goals
Making calls to prospective clients

You just may have found the career for you, if:

You want a company that values varied experiences and perspectives.
You think hard work should be recognized and rewarded.
Teamwork and collaboration are important to you.
You want to be in business for yourself but not by yourself.
You want to work for a company with exceptional financial strength** and whose values match your own.

Preferred Qualifications:

4-year College Degree
Strong interpersonal and networking skills
Self-starter and highly motivated
Client facing experience
History of high achievement demonstrated by rapid growth and consistent, measurable results
Track record of outperforming peers
Ability to develop lasting, meaningful relationships as well as influence others
Prior sales/customer service experience.
Former college/professional athlete; Military veteran

While you help your clients achieve financial security, Northwestern Mutual will also help you.

Exceptional income potential - as your hard work will directly relate to your sales results. Our financial representatives are independent contractors compensated through commissions, bonuses, repeat business, and client retention.
Comprehensive medical coverage (Medical, Vision, Dental)
Two company-funded retirement plans (pension plan and 401(k) plan).
Sponsorship of Licensing and designations.
Group life and disability income insurance.


Northwestern Mutual is honored as one of the “World’s Most Admired Companies ” in the life insurance industry according to FORTUNE Magazine’s annual survey, 2018.
Northwestern Mutual named “Best Places to Work” by (Ranking #1 among Insurance Companies 2018).
Ranking organizations that excel at training and leadership development, Training magazine ranked Northwestern Mutual among its “Training Top 125 ” in 2017.
Ranked among the Top 10 independent broker-dealers as measured by total revenues by the leading investment industry publications: Investment News; Financial Advisor magazine; Financial Planning magazine; Investment Advisor magazine. (2016, 2017, 2018).

[1] Northwestern Mutual is the marketing name for The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, Milwaukee, WI