Charles Schwab Retirement Plan Specialist in Richfield, Ohio

Our opportunity:

Looking for a career with purpose, aligned values and work/life balance? Joining the Participant Services team is a great start to your Schwab career, as it will set the foundation for further growth and development as a financial professional.

“Participant Services Representatives are in a unique position. The moment you start the role you immediately have the opportunity to make a difference – a difference for our participants, department and our own professional growth.” – Michelle Gonzalez, Sr. Specialist Quality Assurance, Participant Services

What you’ll do:

In this role, you will be taking inbound calls, emails and chats from retirement plan participants who are participating in the Schwab 401k offering. You are responsible for servicing the needs of participants, which includes assisting with trades, enabling online access, answering general retirement plan questions, operational issues, and other customer service issues. Participant Services service professionals use a consultative approach to help participants reach their financial goals.

Additionally, you will:

  • Complete a mix of instructor led classroom training and on-the-job learning in your first year

  • Learn about the fascinating world of financial services and the unique position Schwab has in the industry

  • Work individually as well as in a team environment

  • Successfully pass the Series 7 and 66 securities examinations

  • Have opportunities to develop your career

What you have:

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Successful completion of our Client Focus Assessment which measures potential talent and role fit

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field OR equivalent work experience

  • Minimum 2 years requisite experience, with emphasis on customer service preferred (internships and collegiate activities will be considered)

  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication

  • Exceptional customer service focus with the ability to build relationships with each interaction

  • Strong team orientation and work ethic

  • Ability to manage complex work and be self-directed

  • Effective listening and probing skills to understand needs and provide solutions to clients

  • Working knowledge of computer and software applications

Where you'll be:

This role is located in the Schwab office at 4150 Kinross Lakes Pkwy., Richfield, OH 44286 .

What you’ll get:

Sabbatical Program, Employee Wellness Program, Volunteer Time, Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Resource Groups and --- the opportunity to do the best work of your life!

  • Financial Fitness: 401k Match, Employee Discounts, Personalized Advice, Brokerage Discounts

  • Culture of employee development and promoting from within

  • The ability to earn an annual bonus based on company results and personal performance

  • Learn more about Life@Schwab at http://www.aboutschwab.com/careers/lifeatschwab/

  • See Charles Schwab Benefits at https://www.aboutschwab.com/images/uploads/inline/schwab-benefits-guide-2016.pdf for more details

  • Hear from our employees at http://tiny.cc/e26a0x on what it’s like to work at Schwab

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. All applications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status (disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, active duty wartime or campaign badge veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans), or based on any individual’s status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Position Located In: OH - Richfield, OH - Cleveland