ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- In an effort to serve the growing number of individual investors who are looking for financial advisors to understand their financial needs and goals, financial-services firm Edward Jones is looking to hire more financial advisors in Rockford.
As the firm continues to expand its business and grow its network of branch offices in the Rockford area, Edward Jones is hosting a career development seminar at 6:00 p.m. on October 16, 2013 at 6957 Olde Creek Road, Suite 3110, Rockford, IL .
"As we expand, we're looking to hire local candidates who fit in with the Edward Jones entrepreneurial culture, one in which high achievers who have a desire to run a business with the support of a much larger organization can serve clients and the communities in which they live and work," said Chad Walton.
The career development seminar is designed to attract job candidates interested in learning about the challenges and rewards of building a business as an Edward Jones financial advisor. Edward Jones financial advisors will be present to answer any questions.
Edward Jones, stresses the importance of meeting face-to-face with clients and providing them with the attention and guidance that they need and deserve.
Edward Jones financial advisors come from diverse backgrounds. Teachers, bankers and engineers all have joined the ranks of Edward Jones. They all, however, have one thing in common: They are self-starters who enjoy working with and helping other people.
The firm offers an extensive training program for new financial advisors. The firm is consistently recognized for delivering industry-leading training. Earlier this year Edward Jones was ranked No. 15 on Training magazine's "2012 Training Top 125" list its 12th consecutive year on the prestigious list.
As part of that training, Edward Jones financial advisors build their businesses by calling on people face to face in the communities where they have chosen to live.
If you would like more information on Edward Jones' career development seminar, contact Financial Advisor Chad Walton at (630)323-2204 or visit the firm's employment Web site at www.careers.edwardjones.com.