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Investment Consultant- Client Relationship Team

Rolling Meadows, IL, United States

Job number: 17077058

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Job Description:

Job Description

Investment Consultants are phone-based licensed representatives that provide prospects and self-directed investors with financial assistance by identifying broader product and service solutions that meet their investment and savings needs. Investment Consultants demonstrate knowledge of investments and financial markets and apply key principles appropriately to the individual client's investment needs. Additionally, they align Merrill Lynch and Bank of America products and services where appropriate. Licensing requirements are as follows: Series 7, 66 or their equivalent. This position is subject to SAFE Act registration requirements. Pursuant to the SAFE Act requirements, all employees engaged in residential loan mortgage originations must register with the federal registry system and remain in good standing. Since your position requires SAFE Act registration, you will be required to register and to submit to the required SAFE Act background check and registration process. Failure to obtain and/or maintain SAFE Act registration may result in your immediate termination.

Responsibilities: 
Articulate the competitive advantage of product offerings and deliver Merrill Edge value proposition through consultative conversations 
Understand and proactively identify opportunities for additional business from existing clients 
Demonstrate a passion for driving sales and being self-motivated 
Identify referral opportunities for various internal partners 
Accountable for defined and measured goals including sales activity, client surveys, quality assurance, productivity, and driving efficiencies 
Responsible for having a broad knowledge of products and services throughout the enterprise and educating clients on Merrill Edge's capabilities 
Align with client's conversation style to drive better engagement and optimal experience 
Develop business partner relationships and maintain a high level of integrity and comply with the Guidelines for Business conduct as stated by Merrill Edge


Qualifications: 
Series 7 required. 
Series 66 or 63/65 strongly preferred. If Series 66 is not currently held, must be obtained within 90 days.
 

Two years sales experience 
Ability to have need based conversations and prior sales experience, preferably investment related. 
Superior customer service skills. 
Excellent verbal and written communication skills required. 
Strong analytical, technical skills, and organizational skills. 
Detailed oriented with excellent follow-up skills. 
Ability to perform and manage multiple tasks in a growth environment that is experiencing constant change. 
Problem solving skills and the ability to clearly articulate responses and solutions. 
Must be able to work independently and be a team player to achieve team goals. 
Strong investment product and industry knowledge 

Posting Date: 12/07/2017

Location:
Rolling Meadows, IL, 1600 Golf Rd (IL3511),
- United States

Travel: No

Full / Part-time: Full time

Hours Per Week: 40

Shift: 1st shift

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