BMO Financial Group Branch Support, BMO Investorline in United States
2005-2015, rue Peel
Job Family Group:
Wealth Sales & Service
Understands customer needs and provides wealth and investment-related sales and service to BMO customers or prospects. Advises customers on wealth and investment strategies and products that meet customer’s objectives. Fulfills sales and service activities for the customer in accordance with approved procedures.
+ + May make outbound calls to customers and look proactively for opportunities to enhance customer experience by providing products that meet investment needs.
Primary point of contact to assist our network of Financial Planners, Regional Managers, Regional Sales Managers, and Branch Partners
Provide support to executors in the handling of the settlement of Estates
Stays abreast of consumer needs, industry trends and best practices, and the regulatory environment as it relates to the products and services provided.
Provides professional service for customer and prospect inquires, issues and requests.
Probes to understand customer needs and advises them through their unique investment needs.
Manages all transactional outcomes of customer contacts or refers to appropriate internal business groups.
Escalates complex or unresolved customer situations to senior managers as required.
Performs any required documentation after completed customer interactions to ensure customer’s requests are accurately processed.
Maintains current knowledge of investment markets, practices, and trends and integrates into customer conversations in a professional manner.
Integrates marketing promotions and programs into customer conversations where appropriate.
Maintains the confidentiality of customer and Bank information.
Identifies and reports suspicious patterns of activity that are suspected to be related to money laundering.
Adheres to regulatory and compliance requirements, including Anti-Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing reporting requirements, Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC) consumer provision requirements and Privacy Act provisions.
Completes complex & diverse tasks within given rules/limits and may include handling escalations from other employees.
Analyzes issues and determines next steps.
Broader work or accountabilities may be assigned as needed.
Typically between 2 - 3 years of relevant experience and post-secondary degree in related field of study desirable or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
High school diploma or equivalent work experience.
Knowledge of competitive market place trends and product offerings.
Knowledge of BMO Investment / BMO InvestorLine products and services.
Completed Canadian Securities Course (CSC) or IFIC course / IIROC licensed as an Investment Representative
Some understanding of Risk Management & Compliance.
Verbal & written communication skills - Good.
Organization skills - Good.
Collaboration & team skills - Good.
Analytical and problem solving skills - Good.
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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.
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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.