Financial Consultant - Washington, DC
Job Description:Financial ConsultantIf you no longer want to spend your time on sourcing new clients and would rather have the time to deepen relationships and create complex financial plans, then join a team that is a stable industry leader. Fidelity provides a business model with an existing client base and institutional feeders of business that is unmatched in the industry. At Fidelity, we empower professional growth, flexibility and support thus enabling long-term success for you and our clients.The Purpose of Your RoleWorking in our Investor Center, you will engage face-to-face with your customers, offering guidance and personalized planning, while helping extend the reach of the firm's brand. We fully support you with an open architecture product platform and top resources in the financial industry, while you nurture relationships with an existing client base.The Expertise We're Looking ForPrevious success in building relationships, uncovering needs, and recommending solutionsFINRA Series 7 & 63 licensed; Series 65 or 66 licensed and appropriate state registrations OR ability to acquire series 65/66 upon hireKeen ability to present complex solutions to a knowledgeable client base while building rapport and credibilityDegree and/or other professional certifications are helpful; if you do not already have a CFP or degree, our Tuition Reimbursement program can help you obtain oneThe Skills You BringAbility to thoughtfully introduce your clients to different investment strategies and bring together additional client assets while engaging in positive, client-centered discussionsBeing coachable, collaborative, and curious are your "go to" attributesCommitted to delivering an outstanding customer experience with a passion for seeing others thriveMotivated by results and finding solutions, you take initiative and exceed customer expectationsExtensive knowledge of investment solutionsOur Investments in YouFidelity's greatest advantage is our people, and we believe it is important to approach life holistically. We offer a competitive total rewards package, including a stable base salary, to recognize associate achievements. And our benefit programs are designed to help you and your family strike the right balance. We offer training in-branch, regionally, nationally, and virtually to help you with all aspects of your business. You will not fail due to a lack of training or onboarding!The Value You DeliverYour integrity, insights, interpersonal skills, and meticulous planning allows you to mentor and support your customers as they look to reach their retirement goalsSupporting our clients by providing comprehensive investment solutions and retirement plans to meet their needs both now and for their futureEffectively engage clients through personal interactions, reflecting your interpersonal communication and relationship building skillsYou have a steadfast commitment to your clients while making a positive impact in the communityCertifications:Series 07 - FINRA, Series 63 - FINRA, Series 65 - FINRACompany OverviewAt Fidelity Investments, our customers are at the heart of everything we do. As a privately held company with a rich 75-year history, our mission has remained the same since our founding: to strengthen the financial well-being of our clients. We help people invest and plan for their future. We assist companies and non-profit organizations in delivering benefits to their employees. And we provide institutions and independent advisors with investment and technology solutions to help invest their own clients' money.Join UsAt Fidelity, you'll find endless opportunities to build a meaningful career that positively impacts peoples' lives, including yours. You can take advantage of flexible benefits that support you through every stage of your career, empowering you to thrive at work and at home. And you don't need a finance background to succeed at Fidelity"A cents € we offer a range of opportunities for learning and growth so you can build the career you've always imagined. We welcome associates from different backgrounds and with different perspectives to help us innovate and make a difference for our customers and our communities.We invite you to Find Your Fidelity at .Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that the most effective way to attract, develop and retain a diverse workforce is to build an enduring culture of inclusion and belonging.Fidelity will reasonably accommodate applicants with disabilities who need adjustments to participate in the application or interview process. To initiate a request for an accommodation, contact the HR Leave of Absence/Accommodation Team by sending an email to accommodations @, or by calling 800-835-5099, prompt 2, option 2.Fidelity will continue to keep the safety of associates and customers as our top priority and this will never change. As the pandemic evolves and Federal, State, and Local regulations emerge, it has become clear that knowing the vaccination status of all associates is critical to our safety efforts.Therefore, Fidelity will require all candidates to disclose their COVID-19 vaccination status during the hiring process, and if vaccinated, provide proof of vaccine.This is not a requirement to be vaccinated. It is a requirement to report vaccination status and, if vaccinated, provide proof.We welcome those with experience in jobs such as Bilingual Customer Service , Staff Accountant, and Senior Accountant and others in the Accounting and Finance to apply.