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JOB FUNCTION / SUMMARY:
Associate Financial Advisor will partner with a Financial Advisor to implement actions in client accounts in addition to doing planning and other investment-related activities to assist the FA with meeting and or exceeding assigned sales and referral goals. The primary objective of the Associate Financial Advisor role is to participate in and successfully complete the licensing process and gain industry experience in order to prepare for a career as a Financial Advisor. ~This is a sales role~
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Contacts existing customers and prospects to schedule appointments and assists customers with paperwork and account information at their home or place of business.
Assesses customer needs and discusses products offered by HIS.
Makes and processes sales in the absence of the Financial Advisor.
Verifies trades and executes orders.
Creates maintains client files and verifies all paperwork has been properly completed for each type of account.
Assists bank associates to increase referral opportunities.
Attends various sales meetings and events.
Assures all forms are available for Financial Advisor and orders supplies as needed.
Other duties and special projects as assigned by Senior Management.
Incumbent is required to comply with all applicable federal, state, and local banking and industry related laws and regulations including but not limited to the Bank Secrecy Act.
MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Requires a high School diploma or equivalent with 2 years of sales experience.
Prefer experience within the brokerage/insurance industry and/or retail banking.
Prefer a bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, or related field.
Must have FINRA series 7 and series 66 license or be able to obtain them within the time frame stipulated by the hiring manager. A current series 63 and 65 registration can substitute for the series 66.
Must be able to obtain a multi-state Life Insurance license within 90 days of employment
An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience may be considered.
MINIMUM REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE:
Ability to learn investment principles, products, and regulations.
Basic understanding of sales techniques and cross-referral concepts.
Basic experience with Microsoft Office products including, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and SharePoint.
ESSENTIAL MENTAL & PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious beliefs, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, physical or mental disability or history of disability, genetic information, status as a protected veteran, disabled veteran, or other protected characteristics as required by federal, state and local laws.
Hancock Holding Company