Northwestern Mutual College Financial Representative

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Northwestern Mutual is currently selecting highly motivated, coachable, and entrepreneurial students to join an office in Denver, Boulder, Fort Collins, or Denver Tech Center as a College Financial Representative Intern. College Financial Representatives with Northwestern Mutual have the opportunity to experience building their own practice in financial planning, while receiving support from our network of product specialists, training programs, and mentoring. Interns have access to the resources, products, and assistance they need to understand the goals and visions of their clients, uncover financial solutions, and assemble their practice in the areas of retirement planning, insurance and investment services, estate planning, education funding, and employee benefits.
Managing Partner, Brian Cunningham, believes in guiding our offices by the values of personal responsibility, integrity, growth, and giving back. Our team focuses not only on client interactions and professional growth, but also on relationship building with leadership members and peers through events outside of the office.

Skills Acquired:
• Learn how to run your own business as an independent contractor with the resources and support of veteran financial representatives and advisors
• Leadership development
• Effective presentation skills
• Clientele building through referral generation taught by experienced professionals
• Sales through face to face client interactions
• Communication via the phone
• Professional networking and business relationship skills

• Real world business experience through our award winning training and development
• Obtain professional licenses in life insurance, accident and health insurance, and investments
• Possible career opportunity upon graduation
• Flexible work schedule
• Potentially eligible for college course credit when available
• Performance-based compensation through commissions as well as a weekly stipend and bonus opportunities

Internship and Northwestern Mutual Accolades, Ratings, and Assessments:
• Among the “Top 10 Internships Nationwide” 19 consecutive years (Vault Guide to Internships, 2015)
• Among the “World’s Most Admired” life insurance companies (FORTUNE Magazine, April 2015)
• "50 Best Companies to Sell For", No. 1 in the industry (Selling Power magazine, September 2014)
• Northwestern Mutual has the highest financial strength ratings awarded to any life insurer by all four of the major credit rating agencies. A.M. Best Company: A++ (highest), 4/2014, Fitch Ratings: AAA (highest), 1/2014, Standard & Poor's: AA+ (second highest), 7/2014, Moody's Investors Service: Aaa (highest), 12/2014. Third party ratings are subject to change.
• “Top 125 Training Program” (Training Magazine- ranked 11th in 2015)
• “Top 50 Best Places to Work” (, 2013)
• “America’s 50 Biggest Independent Broker-Dealers” (, June 2014)


• Full-time student (any major, undergraduate or graduate students accepted)
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills
• Self-motivated, leader, entrepreneurial, seeking a challenge, and coachable
• Interest in relationship based sales
• Desire to experience building and running your own business with the support and guidance of our expert team
• Must be a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident

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