Being a financial advisor means you’ll establish relationships with clients, learn about their financial goals and help them find solutions to work toward financial security. You’ll work hard while making a difference, because it’s a career that’s as rewarding as it is challenging.
Career support along the journey
Securian offers a four-year financial advisor development program, which helps you develop the skills necessary to build a thriving practice.
We also offer a summer financial advisor internship program—a competitive, 10-week advisor development opportunity within our affiliated firms.
Throughout the internship, you’ll work alongside a seasoned financial advisor to learn how they help their clients reach short and long-term goals.
You’ll also develop the following skills:
- Marketing and prospecting
- Event planning
- Sales presentations and more
Weekly webinars help you learn more about Securian and our affiliated firms.
Characteristics of a successful financial advisor
Ideal candidates are competitive, self-motivated, energetic, personable and goal oriented. Educational degrees in finance, communications, marketing or business are helpful but not required.