Principal Financial Services, Inc
Retirement Specialist II-FSA - #220941Job Area:Customer ServiceBusiness Area:PensionLocation:IA - Des MoinesCareer Category:Recent College Graduate, Experienced ProfessionalFull/Part Time:Full TimeRegular/Temporary:RegularDate Posted:09/19/2017Responsibilities:HIRING CLASS STARTING IN NOVEMBERIt's not what we do...It's who we are.At Principal, every role supports a greater purpose-to give real people an edge in planning and protecting their financial lives. After more than 130 years of service, we've never had a more vibrant and dynamic global team united in our purpose.Through community involvement, innovative financial solutions and dedication to career development, we make a difference in millions of lives every day, including our employees'.Responsibilities:As an Individual Investor Specialist, you will educate and assist 401K participants by answering inbound phone inquiries about their retirement accounts and help them take action to prepare for retirement. In this fast paced, high energy environment, helping people is not only rewarding, but our number one priority!Through our comprehensive training program, you will acquire valuable industry knowledge and receive development opportunities specific to your career objectives.The Principal way...Our team has created a customer first and employee empowered culture - AND we have fun doing it. If you want to use your skills and experience in an environment where you can make a difference, we want to hear from you! Come experience a collaborative work culture with great workplace perks:Competitive pay, great benefits and vacation time. Benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company match and cash pension plan.Business Casual Dress.Work from home opportunities.Fitness Facility.Free Parking.Qualifications:Education & Work Experience:Associates or Bachelor's degree preferred or 2 year's customer service experience required.FINRA Series 6 licensing will be required within the first 6 months.Skills & Knowledge:Strong communication and customer service skillsOrganizational and telephone skillsSelf-motivated individuals who can work well in a team environmentAbility to multi-task and be detail-orientedAbility to maintain strict confidentiality guidelinesBasic computer skills with ability to efficiently navigate within numerous software and web applicationsAbility to acquire strong knowledge of business unit products, processes and systemsWork Hours:The hours of operation for this department are 6:55 am - 9:10pm, Monday - Friday. All qualified individuals must be available for shifts during these timeframes and may be required to work non-traditional hours to meet customer needs. (Shift differential pay will be available for shifts ending at 7:00pm or later and compensated for the entire shift.)Call Center:In this position, you will be responsible for taking inbound calls and must be able to sit for extended periods of time wearing a telephone headset.Principal is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, marital status, domestic partner status, military status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.Visa Sponsorship:This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by Principal. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time.Interview Details:What's next? Innovation at its finest.We'll review your application and if you're selected for an interview, you'll receive an invite for an On-Demand Video interview. Haven't done that before, don't worry. We've got all the tips and tricks available to help you be successful. With an
The Principal Financial Group® (The Principal®) is a leading global financial company offering businesses, individuals and institutional clients a wide range of financial products and services. Our range of products and services includes retirement solutions, insurance, wellness programs, and investment and banking products through our diverse family of financial services companies and national network of financial professionals.