Charles Schwab Annuity Acquisition Representative, Insurance Services in Westlake, Texas
Westlake - TX, TX2050R, 2050 Roanoke Road, 76262-9616
Curtis A Crawford
We believe that , when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.
As a company, we were established by Chuck over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.
Charles Schwab Insurance Services (CSIS) is accountable for meeting the insurance needs of our more than 6 million individual investor clients and the 7,000+ RIAs we serve. With responsibility for product management and development, direct sales and sales support and oversight, CSIS works closely with all Schwab Client Enterprises to support product distribution and product management, and manages all insurance company partners and vendors associated with the annuity and insurance business. CSIS is responsible for developing and maintaining all annuity and insurance products as well as supporting related platforms and tools.
What you’ll do:
The primary responsibility of the Annuity Acquisition Representative is to address client needs by enabling and supporting the growth of Schwab’s annuity and insurance business through frequent interactions with clients, FCs and Schwab business partners. To this end, the Annuity Acquisition Representative (AAR) will leverage the telephone and other meeting technologies such as WebEx and will be the primary annuity resource for unassigned clients/prospects. Via inbound and outbound telephone calls, the AAR will be required to conduct business development activities such as; needs assessments, suitability reviews and, where appropriate, act as agent of record on annuity sales. The AAR must also be able to identify, position and evaluate risk management solutions. Additionally, the AAR will be responsible for supporting Schwab Financial Consultants and must be able to build and sustain exceptional working relationships at all levels within the Schwab.
What you have:
Bachelor's degree required.
Minimum 7 years-experience in annuity sales or sales management.
Series 6 and 63 (or 65/66), licenses required. 7, 9/10, 24 may be a condition of employment.
Active life & health insurance licensing required.
Strong knowledge of annuity features and benefits.
Extensive knowledge of current regulatory requirements and state laws related to insurance products, in particular annuities is required.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Experience building and managing effective working relationships with business partners.
What you’ll get:
Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts
Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program
Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions
Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships
Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life
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Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law.
Relocation Offered?: No
Work Schedule: Days
Languages: English - spoken
Current Licenses / Certifications: None
Relevant Work Experience: Financial Services-6+ yrs, Business Development and Sales-6+ yrs, Business Development and Sales-2-5 yrs
Position Located In: TX - Westlake
Job Type: Full Time
Activation Date: Friday, May 19, 2017
Expiration Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017