BMO Financial Group Developing Investment Advisor in Calgary, Alberta
525 8th Avenue SW, Suite 3200
Job Family Group:
Wealth Sales & Service
While working on an established team, assesses individual client investment needs to provides professional, customized investment-related advice, sales and service. Builds client trust, educating them on investment strategies, associated risks, and performance expectations that help them achieve their financial goals. Develops and retains long-term client relationships and delivers an exceptional client experience. Identifies and makes referrals to other business groups.
Partners with others to develop business relationships with existing clients.
Collaborates with internal and external stakeholders to deliver on business objectives.
Develops business with clients / prospects using proactive selling and marketing techniques (e.g. telemarketing, networking, seminars, community involvement).
Uses professional judgment to develop and recommend investment strategies for client to achieve financial goals.
Explains and executes investment concepts, portfolio construction and management, and other wealth management strategies.
Supports branch or team business objectives by identifying opportunities that optimize profitability, increase share of wallet, and improve customer loyalty.
Identifies gaps, issues, and best practices by monitoring of sales and service performance against plans.
Supports the development and execution of the business strategy and business planning activities.
Fulfills client sales and service activities in compliance with regulatory requirements.
Escalates complex or unresolved client situations.
Manages databases and provides support for analysis, forecasting and/or data visualization, ensuring adherence with data governance standards.
Provides input into the planning and implementation of operational programs.
Executes work to deliver timely, accurate, and efficient service.
Maintains the confidentiality of client and Bank information.
Adheres to internal risk mitigation policies and industry rules/regulations.
Focus may be on a business/group.
Thinks creatively and proposes new solutions.
Exercises judgment to identify, diagnose, and solve problems within given rules.
Works mostly independently.
Broader work or accountabilities may be assigned as needed.
Minimum 5 years of relevant experience and/or certification in related field of study or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Knowledge of Canadian Securities Course & Conduct and Practices Handbook.
Registration as Registered Representative (RR).
Complies with mandatory IDA Continuing Education Program requirements.
Professional Financial Planning (PFP) must be completed prior to 30th month of RR license.
Specialized knowledge from education and/or business experience.
Verbal & written communication skills - In-depth.
Collaboration & team skills - In-depth.
Analytical and problem solving skills - In-depth.
Influence skills - In-depth.
We’re here to help
At BMO we are driven by a shared Purpose: Boldly Grow the Good in business and life. It calls on us to create lasting, positive change for our customers, our communities and our people. By working together, innovating and pushing boundaries, we transform lives and businesses, and power economic growth around the world.
As a member of the BMO team you are valued, respected and heard, and you have more ways to grow and make an impact. We strive to help you make an impact from day one – for yourself and our customers. We’ll support you with the tools and resources you need to reach new milestones, as you help our customers reach theirs. From in-depth training and coaching, to manager support and network-building opportunities, we’ll help you gain valuable experience, and broaden your skillset.
To find out more visit us at https://jobs.bmo.com/ca/en.
BMO is committed to an inclusive, equitable and accessible workplace. By learning from each other’s differences, we gain strength through our people and our perspectives. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. To request accommodation, please contact your recruiter.
BMO Financial Group Serving customers for 200 years and counting, BMO is a highly diversified financial services provider – the 8th largest bank, by assets, in North America. With total assets of $728 billion as of October 31, 2018, and a team of diverse and highly engaged employees, BMO provides a broad range of personal and commercial banking, wealth management and investment banking products and services to more than 12 million customers and conducts business through three operating groups: Personal and Commercial Banking, BMO Wealth Management and BMO Capital Markets.We serve Canadian clients through BMO Bank of Montreal®, our personal and commercial banking business, BMO Nesbitt Burns®*, one of Canada's leading wealth management firms, and BMO Capital Markets™, our North American investment and corporate banking division.In the United States, clients are served through BMO Harris Bank, a major U.S. Midwest personal and commercial bank, and BMO Private Bank, with wealth management offices across the United States, as well as BMO Capital Markets™, our North American investment and corporate banking division.We help our customers make money make sense by delivering the broadest range of financial services through a single point of contact. Our financial service professionals provide access to any services our customers require across the entire enterprise.