Sales Associate

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform this job successfully, individual must be able to execute each essential duty satisfactorily.

Sales Activity (and Retirement Department Support

  • Prepare and conduct group education meetings. The ability to be the instructor and present the educational materials to a group of individuals on investment related topics. The educational materials will be developed and/or updated using power point slides (there are various resources for material content).
  • Facilitate one-on-one participant meetings to deliver investment advice. Provide advice specific to investment allocation and general financial planning guidance.
  • Establish credibility and rapport with plan participants to develop new business. Must understand the fiduciary responsibilities required to make a proposal to a plan participant (prospect).

New Business Development

  • Learn to prospect new business primarily thru leads internally (advisors and relationship managers), retirement department education, and referrals from existing clients or strategic alliances.
  • Develop and adhere to prospecting plan. The plan will include a defined sales activity expectation resulting in an ongoing list of qualified prospects and strategic relationships.
  • Responsible for the development and delivery of sales proposals and presentations.

Client Service and Reviews

  • Day-to-day client servicing which includes investment and account performance related questions, cashiering requests, account service (changes to address, beneficiary, etc.), and other general communication.
  • Responsible for relationship management duties for assigned clients to communicate and deliver service model commitment.
  • Prepare and deliver client reviews (which include retirement planning, investment portfolio and fund review, and other financial planning topics).
  • Assigned department related projects and general administrative functions, as necessary.

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