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Bank of the West Wealth Financial Advisor - Wealth Management in Valentine, Nebraska

Wealth Financial Advisor - Wealth Management


This opportunity offers a book, unlimited referrals working in a diverse team environment, a base salary incentives, career growth and full benefits!

At Bank of the West, our people are having a positive impact on the world. We’re investing where we feel we can make the most impact, like advancing diversity and women entrepreneurship programs, financing for more small businesses, and promoting programs for sustainable energy. From our locations across the U.S., Bank of the West is taking action to help protect the planet, improve people’s lives, and strengthen communities. We are part of BNP Paribas, a global leader supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Yes, we’re a bank, but as the bank for a changing world, we are continually seeking to improve the ways we help our customers, while contributing to more sustainable and equitable growth.

Job Description Summary

New Opportunity with a Book! We're looking for a seasoned professional Wealth Advisor who has worked successfully both independently and with a team.

The selected Wealth Advisor will provide investment, insurance, and planning strategies by assessing the client's past, present, and future financial needs, objectives, and requirements. You will meets the clients needs by proactively building relationships with clients, providing ongoing advice, and drawing on the range of available Retirement &Investments products and planning tools, delivered through a team-based consultative approach . Initiates and proactively cultivates relationships with Financial Advisors, Business Bankers, Branch Managers, and other WMG or BOW partners.

Essential Job Functions

  • Provides financial strategies for client financial needs by collecting and analyzing client financial data to determine which products best meet the client’s financial needs, and providing advice to the client as to what investment products are in the client’s best interest.

  • Acts as a fully integrated “Subject Matter Expert” for Investments and Advisory Services & Life Insurance in the Wealth Management Group 360 degree client experience.

  • Partners with Relationship managers to provide outstanding overall Wealth Management Group 360 degree client experience for all accounts.

  • Creates financial plans for customers and deepens relationships with existing book of business clients.

  • Maintains an in-depth knowledge of the bank’s products and offerings, and promotes these products and offerings amongst clients as appropriate.

  • Provides outstanding customer service by following up on any client service request.

  • Fulfills all regulatory and firm compliance obligations as detailed in policies, procedures and regulations.

  • Collaborates with Wealth Management and Bank of the West partners.



Required Experience

  • Requires advanced knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.

  • May have practical knowledge of project management.

  • Requires 5 years minimum prior relevant experience.

Licenses & Certifications REQUIRED

  • Series 7, Series 65 or 66 and Life/Health/Annuities Insurance licenses


  • Knowledge of securities and financial industry; Bank products and service knowledge desired.

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with diverse clientele.

  • Good knowledge of mass market segment investment needs.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in MS office software (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) and ability to navigate easily through Internet based systems.

  • Knowledge and experience with various analysis & planning tools to include MoneyguidePro, EnvestNet analytics, Trust Service analytics and other tools.

  • Good understanding of Wealth Management model and team capabilities including a working knowledge all investment vehicles.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.

Job: Advisory Services

Location: United States-Nebraska-Alliance

Other Locations: United States-Wyoming-Casper, United States-Wyoming-Cheyenne, United States-Wyoming-Sheridan, United States-Wyoming-Lusk, United States-Wyoming-Laramie, United States-Nebraska-Valentine, United States-Wyoming-Gillette

Requisition ID: 043583