If you want to make a positive difference and stand out from the crowd, you’ll fit in at The Standard (www.standard.com). Through our retirement plans and insurance products and services, we help people achieve financial well-being and peace of mind. Come join us and share our passion for serving our customers in a positively different way.
The Retirement Plan Consultant is responsible for achieving personal margin excess objectives. You will develop new sources of business, and demonstrate product expertise and knowledge of competition in order to position The Standard as a top choice amongst our clients. You will partner with retirement plan sponsors and have an internal sales support staff to ensure the highest quality of service to our clients.
This position will be focused on the Kansas City and Missouri market.
Education: Bachelor’s degree required in Business, Marketing or equivalent.
Experience: 5 years of sales and service experience in the retirement plans field, or an equivalent combination of education and/or related experience.
Professional certification required: You will be required to transfer or obtain a Series 6 /7, with Series 63 where applicable, OR a Series 65 license, as well as a life insurance license, within 90 days of your date of hire. These licenses are required as part of your position. If you do not already hold these licenses, it is our expectation that this process be initiated immediately after your date of hire. Please contact Roberta Monroe, Compliance Manager, during your first week, to initiate this process. If you take the securities licensing examination but fail, you will be given one additional 90 day study period. Failure to pass the examination will result in termination from the position. The Standard will provide study materials and five paid study days within thirty days of your date of hire and pay fees associated with the licensing process.
Physical Demands: N/A
Standard Insurance Company, The Standard Life Insurance Company of New York, Standard Retirement Services, Inc., StanCorp Equities, Inc. and StanCorp Investment Advisers, Inc., marketed as The Standard, are Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, or veteran status or any other condition protected by federal, state or local law. The Standard offers a drug and alcohol free work environment where possession, manufacture, transfer, offer, use of or being impaired by an illegal substance while on Standard property, or in other cases which the company believes might affect operations, safety or reputation of the company is prohibited. The Standard requires a criminal background investigation, drug test, employment, education and licensing verification as a condition of employment. All employees of The Standard must be bondable.
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