Bank of America Investment Specialist - Life Services Team in Rolling Meadows, Illinois
The Merrill Edge Life Services team specializes in end-to-end relationship management, guiding heirs and executors through the wealth transition experience.
•Help clients make informed decisions with inherited assets through a dedicated relationship
•Engage clients in goals-based financial conversations, provide education on inheriting assets, and deliver solutions to meet client needs
•Deepen the client relationship through retention and consolidation with Merrill Edge
•Take ownership of the process and managing it from beginning to end
The Ideal Candidate is
•Highly self-motivated and goal-orientated
•Client-focused with a passion for excellence and positive team attitude
•Eager to start a career ata companyawarded for Outstanding Customer Service Experience 6 years in a row by JD Power₁
•Highly attentive to detail and multi-tasking in a fast-paced contact-center environment
•Empathetic and focused on understanding clientperspectives andneeds
•Committed toearn the Series 7 & 66 securities licensed within 90-120 days
•Nationally recognized New Hire Training Program, with4-5months of full time paid training
•Pay for performance bonuses
•Top tier benefits through Bank of America – such as 401k match, medical/dental, tuition reimbursement, childcare assistance, paid vacation time
•Access to Employee Networks such as: Women’s Leadership, LGBT Pride, Black Professionals, Asian Leadership, Military Support Awareness, Inter-Generational
As a Preferred Transition Specialist you will deliver end-to-end relationship management, guide heirs and executors through the wealth transition experience. In this role, you will connect with clients to understand financial goals, provide education on inheriting assets, and deliver solutions to meet client needs – all while providing a white-glove client experience. Through active client engagement, you will deepen client relationships by retaining and consolidating assets with Merrill Edge and completing the transition by understanding necessary document requirements. You are responsible for taking ownership of the process and managing it entirely.
Series 7 and Series 66 is required; if not currently held, must be obtained within 120 days
Ability to establish strong client relationships
Strong time management and organizational skills, ability to multi-task and operate efficiently in high-stress settings
Ability to adapt and embrace change in a highly evolving environment
Attention to detail and high quality of work standards
Strong computer skills with an ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
Ability to adapt and seek solutions for customers and communicate effectively
Bachelor’s degree is preferred, or 1-2 years relevant work experience Preferred Skills:
Excellent customer service skills with the ability to actively listen to clients and demonstrate empathy
Capable of effectively operating in a team oriented and highly collaborative environment
Excellent interpersonal, leadership and oral/written communication skills
Capable of multi-tasking and working efficiently under stress and high volume
Proven ability to meet and exceed productivity and quality monitoring goals
Enterprise Role Overview
This position entails extensive telephone interactions assisting account holders and beneficiaries with required documentation for distributing and transferring assets. Responsible for ensuring timely review and distribution of assets while adhering to procedures and guidelines. Responsible for providing quality service to maintain high Service Levels, Client Experience, Retention and Productivity. End to end ownership of account holders and beneficiaries. Responsibilities include placing trades, client deepening and retention, along with identifying solutions for financial needs and goals. Licensing requirements are as follows: Series 7 & 66 or their equivalent.
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Posting Date : 10/17/2017
Rolling Meadows, IL, 1600 Golf Rd (IL3511),
- United States
Travel : No
Full / Part-time : Full time
Hours Per Week : 40
Shift : 1st shift
Weekly Schedule : Must be flexible to work any schedule 8am-7pm Monday-Friday
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