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Financial Advisor Opportunity

Edward Jones

This is a Full-time position in Ottawa, ON posted July 13, 2017.

The Edward Jones Financial Advisor Opportunity Prepare yourself for a brand new career – one where your success is completely in your hands. Edward Jones is a privately owned financial services leader with nearly 14,000 financial advisors in Canada and the United States, and more than 90 years of serving individual investors. As an Edward Jones Financial Advisor, you will take charge of your career and your income while forming meaningful, long-term relationships with clients as you help them work toward their financial goals. What is the role of a Financial Advisor?

As a Financial Advisor at Edward Jones, you:

Deliver personalized investment solutions to help clients work toward their long-term financial goals Develop and deepen client relationships Build and manage an Edward Jones branch in your community

What traits and competencies should a Financial Advisor candidate possess?

A track record of professional success Relationship-building skills and commitment to establishing long-term clients Strong desire for performance-driven compensation and growing earnings potential A self-motivated, highly driven and entrepreneurial personality Desire to work from an office in your community

What can an Edward Jones Financial Advisor expect?

A company-provided office in your community and a dedicated branch administrator to help manage client services and marketing activities The opportunity to succeed, with the flexibility to balance personal and family values Unlimited earnings potential that includes commissions, bonuses, profit sharing and incentive travel Industry-leading training to help you succeed in your new role Professional support to pass industry licensing exams Financial support during exam study, training and the first two years as you grow your client base Ongoing business development training, mentorship and networking opportunities The ability to provide strategic and personalized insight for your clients, with support from a company that shares your integrity

What are the preferred qualifications for the Financial Advisor role?

University degree Ability to put the client first Proven track record of professional growth Strong communication skills Confident and resilient personality Ability to listen, understand and give advice Goal-oriented at an individual and a team level

Edward Jones is consistently recognized as a great place to work. Below are a few recognitions:

“Aon Best Employers in Canada 2017” for the 15th consecutive year For the 15th consecutive year, Edward Jones placed in the top 25% for employee engagement in the 2017 List of Best Employers in Canada, published in Canadian Business magazine, November 2016.

“Highest in Investor Satisfaction with Full Service Brokerage Firms, Four Years in a Row,” J.D. Power 2013-2016

Edward Jones received the highest numerical score among 15 brokerage firms in the J.D. Power 2013-2016 Canadian Full Service Investor Satisfaction StudiesSM. 2016 study based on 5,159 total responses and measures opinions of investors who use full-service investment firms.Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of consumers surveyed May-June 2016. Your experiences may vary. Visit

Investment Executive 2016 Brokerage Report Card – Rated #2 Overall

Edward Jones was rated No. 2 overall in the national independent category in Investment Executive’s 2016 annual survey of advisors. This is Edward Jones’ 19th consecutive year appearing on the list. Since 1998, the firm has received 10 No. 1 ratings and five No. 2 ratings.

Training Magazine 2016 Training Top 125 List (U.S.)

Edward Jones was ranked No. 32 on Training Magazine‘s 2016 Training Top 125 list.

Edward Jones is an equal opportunity employer, committed to developing an inclusive culture. We believe that diverse ideas, opinions and perspectives are good for building business.

In Québec, our Financial Advisors are known as Investment Advisors.

Edward Jones is a limited partnership in Ontario, Canada, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Edward D. Jones & Co., L.P., a Missouri limited partnership (”Jones US”). Jones US and its parent do not guarantee the obligations or liabilities of Edward Jones.

Skills Required

  • Education level: University
  • Work experience (years): 0-2 years


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