2019 Campus

Bank of America - Austin, TX3.9

Job Description:
The Associate Financial Advisor Development Program (AFADP) is a 12-month extended training opportunity designed for high potential, former interns who wish to build a wealth management practice and eventually become a full-fledged Merrill Lynch financial advisor. This structured and disciplined program demonstrates our on-going commitment to the growth and development of our emerging advisor workforce.

AFADP participants will have the opportunity to build upon their learnings from the internship through an additional year of experience, education and exposure. Upon joining the program, participants are expected to attend in-person orientation, pass the required FINRA registration exams (Series 7 & 66) and engage in comprehensive curriculum with key milestones focused on the following:

Client Acquisition Framework
Enterprise Capabilities
MLWM Tools & Resources
Participants will be challenged through on-the-job training and application as well as routine knowledge checks to assess individual progress and aptitude, ongoing throughout the program. At the conclusion of the year long experience, strong performers may become eligible for permanent placement in a fully licensed advisor role.

Program Highlights:
Offers a base salary for the full 12-month program duration
Comprehensive curriculum aligned with business priorities and initiatives
Role-based training & skill application with experienced advisors
Access to a full array of products and solutions available to clients across the Enterprise
Ongoing coaching and career guidance from local managers/ mentors
Dedicated program manager support
Strength and brand recognition of Merrill Lynch and Bank of America
World class investment, sales, and business management training
Cutting edge technology and industry leading investment platform

Required Qualifications:
Completion of a Bachelor’s Degree
Graduation date between Fall 2018 – Spring 2019
Legal authorization to work in the US now and in the future without sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications:
Participation in the 2018 Advisor Development Summer Analyst Program (ADP)
Demonstrates leadership abilities
Effective oral and written communication
Adaptable to fast paced, changing environments
Ability to think independently, and work collaboratively
Strong performer during summer internship
Recommendation & support from Intern Hiring Manager
Locations: Nationwide, specific geographies vary

1st shift (United States of America)

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