TIAA Financial Consultant Director in Amherst, New York
Financial Consultant Director
The Financial Consultant Director role supervises professional level Financial Consultants who are responsible for answering questions for all in-plan participants, new entrants, prospects, beneficiaries and their legal and financial representatives on the complete spectrum of the organization's products and services. This role supports institutions aligned to regional structures and develops strategies and services for offering financial planning advice to help clients accomplish their immediate and long-term financial goals.
Key Responsibilities and Duties
Monitors Financial Consultants’ responses to participant's questions on their pension plans, tax deferred annuities and other available investment options in order to help clients retain and grow assets.
Educates and facilitates new product purchases (including retail mutual funds, annuities, IRAs, 529 and 403b, bank products, life insurance and others) and provides authoritative information upon which important personal financial planning decisions are based.
Provides employees with guidance in handling difficult or complex retirement plan participant virtual interactions or in resolving escalated complaints or disputes.
Ensures team members are equipped with thorough knowledge of tax and investment strategies to inform financial advice based on clients' financial needs and objectives.
Communicates internally with cross-business partnerships to develop and implement the organization's products and services to support clients and company initiatives.
Maintains and grows strong relationship with Institutional Plan Sponsors.
- University (Degree) Preferred
- 5+ Years Required; 7+ Years Preferred
- SRC Indicator: Series 7; Series 63; Series 65; Series 66; Series 24
- Physical Requirements: Sedentary Work
LOCATIONS: Starting in 2022, this position will be a Hybrid Flex role (some days in the office, some days from a home office depending on business need). The Financial Director role(s) are located across the US targeting specific regions/territories. Multiple states are listed as the role(s) will cover the South Central, Northeast or West regions.
Base Pay Range: $105,000/yr. - $175,000/yr.
Actual base salary may vary based upon, but not limited to, relevant experience, time in role, base salary of internal peers, prior performance, business sector, and geographic location. In addition to base salary, the competitive compensation package may include, depending on the role, participation in an incentive program linked to performance (for example, annual discretionary incentive programs, non-annual sales incentive plans, or other non-annual incentive plans).
TIAA is the leading provider of financial services in the academic, research, medical, cultural and government fields. We offer a wide range of financial solutions, including investing, banking, advice and education, and retirement services.
TIAA requires all U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide documentation of full vaccination, unless you qualify for an accommodation as determined by TIAA consistent with applicable law.
Benefits and Total Rewards
The organization is committed to making financial well-being possible for its clients, and is equally committed to the well-being of our associates. That’s why we offer a comprehensive Total Rewards package designed to make a positive difference in the lives of our associates and their loved ones. Our benefits include a superior retirement program and highly competitive health, wellness and work life offerings that can help you achieve and maintain your best possible physical, emotional and financial well-being. To learn more about your benefits, please review our Benefits Summary (https://www.tiaa.org/public/pdf/benefits-at-a-glance.pdf) .
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TIAA started out over 100 years ago to help ensure teachers could retire with dignity. Today, many people who work at not-for-profits rely on our wide range of financial products and services to support and strengthen their financial well-being.