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North Star Resource Group, Financial Advisor, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 11756

Tue, May 31, 2016

This is for our financial advisor position at our South Austin branch - Bell Division. 

North Star is one of the most respected and successful independent financial services firms in the industry. Our firm is designed around specialists, allowing our advisors to be able to assist their clients with virtually any financial planning need. Every year North Star advisors are entrusted with hundreds of millions of their clients’ dollars. This is a vote of confidence and trust.  

Our firm is unique. We focus on providing clients in the medical profession with careful financial planning services from competent, experienced, and ethical advisors. North Star is a national leader in fulfilling the advisory needs of physicians and other professionals.  

We have a 100 year history training some of the industry’s top advisors. Our mentors oversee a 48 month training and scholarship program that focuses on making you successful. It is rated as one of the best in the country and combines one-on-one mentorship, classroom education and hands-on training. 

If you are looking for an entrepreneurial career in finance then North Star may be the place for you.  

---We offer a 4 year comprehensive paid training program.  

---Career path track leading to becoming a partner in the firm.  

---Mentoring/management/leadership opportunities and programs available. 

We are looking for people with the following characteristics: 

Interest in finance and/or entrepreneurship 

Resides in the Austin, Texas area 

Prior positions in sales, finance, real estate, mortgage brokerage, or healthcare a plus 

Willingness to promote yourself and North Star's services in the community 

Desire to start a business 

Desire to help others meet their financial goals 


Goal orientation 


Effective communicator 

The career of financial advising has often been cited by many well read publications as one of the top jobs in the nation. It has the potential to provide the 3 "C"s that everyone looks for in a career; Contribution, Control and Compensation. 

"The financial services industry has grown tremendously over the past decade. Aging baby boomers, new retirees, young professionals and longer life expectancies have contributed to this growth. People demand and crave sound financial guidance period. Successful people want to have a relationship with an expert. As a result, financial planning, now, more than ever, is in high demand." ---Jobs Rated Almanac 

Commission-Based Salary: This salary format is based on a percentage of your total completed sales, thus your paycheck will fluctuate month-to-month. For example, if you have a strong month of completed sales, you will earn a large paycheck; however, if you have a slow month of completed sales, you will earn a smaller paycheck.

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