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Edward Jones - Still Recruiting and Expanding December 2008

Posted Dec 23, 2008 on

Financial Advisor, EDWARD JONESPosted Dec 23, 2008
Full Time
London, ON, CANADA; Sudbury, ON, CANADA; Vaughan, ON, CANADA; Windsor, ON, CANADA

Relevant Work Experience: All
Job Category:Financial Advisor
Industry:Banking; Insurance; Project Management
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Financial Advisor *

Individuals from a variety of occupational backgrounds including sales people, I.T. professionals, and corporate managers have found new success at Edward Jones. By becoming an Edward Jones Financial Advisor, you can run your business, determine your compensation, and redefine your future.

We take a personal approach to business that starts with a face-to-face meeting between a Financial Advisor and an individual investor. As we continue to grow in Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom, we are looking for individuals who are self-managers, sales-oriented and highly driven.

What leads to success as a Financial Advisor?

Edward Jones believes in doing business the old fashioned way, face to face. When starting out, our Financial Advisors spend most of their time in the communities they serve, making face-to-face contacts in neighbourhoods and with businesses, introducing themselves and Edward Jones. They spend time getting to know their clients, their investment needs and their objectives. Then they recommend the appropriate investments and services on an individual and personal basis. A strong sales and/or management background compliments the Edward Jones business model. We frequently find that individuals with a solid sales or management history thrive as Financial Advisors because they understand the commitment and relationship building skills that are crucial to establishing long-term clients.

As an Edward Jones Financial Advisor you will:

- Work autonomously from your own neighbourhood office while being supported by an international financial services leader

- Build your business by identifying and cultivating prospective clients

- Help clients to determine financial and investment needs, and utilize sales skills to effectively recommend suitable financial products

- Become knowledgeable in an array of financial products to suit a variety of objectives and risk levels

- Enjoy early financial support. We know that building a business takes time. For this reason, you'll have a compensation package during your first eighteen months including training pay that takes into account your experience and geographic location. You'll also have opportunities to earn new account bonuses and milestone bonuses based on your production while you build your client base.

Secure your future:

- Earn commissions, bonuses, and incentive travel based on your production

- Receive world-class financial and business development training

- Apply a proven business model

- Earn a full-time branch office assistant who manages client service and marketing activities

- Participate in profit sharing

- Have the opportunity to become a partner in the firm

- Work for one of the best companies to work for in Canada***

This is a unique and exciting opportunity for the right type of person. The financial gains can be great - but it takes a dedicated individual to capitalize on the potential. Visit the Edward Jones career site now to apply online and read success stories of current Financial Advisors Edward Jones - Achieve Well-earned Success

*In Quebec, our advisors are known as Investment Advisors.

**Edward Jones received the highest numerical score among full service brokerage firms in the proprietary J.D. Power and Associates 2006-2008 Canadian Full Service Investor Satisfaction StudiesSM. 2008 study based on 6,240 total responses measuring 16 brokerage firms and measures opinions of investors who used full-service investment institutions. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of consumers surveyed May 2008. Your experiences may vary. Visit

***For the sixth consecutive year, the financial-services firm Edward Jones was named one of the best companies to work for in Canada by the Globe and Mail's Report On Business magazine and in La Presse in the annual listing of the "50 Best Employers in Canada." This year the firm ranked No. 5.

Edward Jones is an equal opportunity, committed to developing an inclusive culture. We believe that diverse ideas, opinions and perspectives are good for building business.

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