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Associate Financial Advisor

Formed in 1994, Northstar Financial Planning is a growing local Fee-Only wealth management firm serving over 100 clients and managing over $200 million of their wealth. As a Registered Investment Advisory firm, we are passionate about putting our clients’ interests first and upholding our fiduciary duty. Our exceptional team embraces our mission of helping individuals and families oversee and coordinate all aspects of their financial affairs to achieve their personal life goals and to gain a strong sense of financial well-being. We have a specialty focus in empowering women managing major life transitions to thrive both personally and financially, including widows, divorce, business owners etc.

Position Overview:

This is not a Sales Job! We seek a highly motivated professional to help us provide world class service and advice to our growing client base. This individual is passionate about servicing, retaining, and growing client relationships by exceeding expectations. You would work alongside our tight knit Wealth Advisory team on all aspects of the wealth management process. If you excel in this role, you may have the opportunity to manage a group of clients directly.


✓ Impeccable character and personal integrity
✓ Attention to detail and organization
✓ Ability to be resourceful and problem solve
✓ Effective and efficient time management in a deadline-driven environment
✓ Effective communicator, verbally and in writing
✓ Excels in working as part of a team
✓ Positive attitude and sincere willingness to constantly learn and grow

Job Responsibilities

o Supports Wealth Advisory team in all areas of the client relationship.
o Participates in client meetings.
o Proactively manages meeting preparation, analysis, and followup.
o Research financial planning and investment issues.
o Continuing education to develop advanced knowledge on all aspects of wealth management
o Assist with marketing-related materials
o Work with the firm’s prospective clients and referrals to identify new opportunities
o Work with our Operations Manager on ongoing CRM management and workflows

Educational and Experience Requirements and Preferences

o Bachelor’s degree required
o 2+ years of financial planning/investment experience
o Coursework towards CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM (CFP®) designation
o Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel
o Redtail, eMoney, Morningstar, MoneyGuidePro, Orion, Tax software experience a plus.

Salary and Benefits

✓ Competitive salary based on experience with room for growth.
✓ Incentive compensation
✓ 401(k) with matching contributions and profit sharing
✓ Mentorship and learning opportunities
✓ Great flexible working environment with professional growth opportunities ✓ No business development requirements

We are an equal opportunity employer.

The Process

Please send your resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We will reach out to qualified candidates for a 20-minute phone interview. If there is ground to move forward, you will be required to fill out an application and if you are selected to advance in the process, you will meet with the firm. Qualified candidates will be asked to take assessments in the process. A background and credit check will be required.

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