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Entry Level Full Time Jobs and Internship Opportunities

These companies are actively seeking applicants for full-time entry-level positions. It is never to early to begin your job search.  Apply today!  Be sure to check Handshake the university job Recruiting Portal for additional job postings.    

Company Job Title  Location How to Apply
Various Companies Various positions Various Locations Visit www.napfa.org/careers/opportunities for more information.
 Carson Wealth Several positions are available Omaha, NE  Visit https://www.carsonwealth.com/careers/ for more information.
Vanguard   Several positions Several Locations View https://www.vanguardjobs.com/students-recent-graduates/internships/ for more information.
Fidelity Several positions Several Locations Visit https://jobs.fidelity.com/page/show/students & https://jobs.fidelity.com/page/show/financial-planning for more information.
Plancorp positions change often   visit www.plancorp.com to view open positions
Mercer Advisors  positions change often Several Locations Visit https://www.merceradvisors.com/careers for more information about current position openings
Schwab Participant Service Associate  Richfield, OH Visit Schwab website to learn more. 
Buckingham Strategic Wealth Associate Wealth Advisor   St. Louis, MO and Plano, TX and Norfolk VA  Visit Buckingham Strategic Wealth for more information. Even though it says 0-2 years client-facing experience desired - apply if you have  no client facing experience! Check back at their website periodically, for this St. Louis based firm often has other job openings.   
Johnson Investment Counsel positions change often Several Locations  Visit https://www.johnsoninv.com/careers for more information. 
RMB Capital Management Client Service Administrator Lake Forest, IL Visit http://www.rmbcap.com/careers/ to learn more. Scroll down and hit Open Position button.
Moneta Group Client Service Manager St. Louis, MO  Visit https://monetagroup.com/careers/ to learn more. 
CFP Board  Various Positions Various Locations Visit the CFP Board Career Board often to view open positions 

Wealth Manager - Tax Emphasis

Financial Planner

Client Service Representative

St. Louis Visit Plancorp for more information.
Ballentine: Wealth Planning Associates Various positions Massachusetts Visit Ballentine Wealth Planning to learn more.

Financial Consultant Academy (from NAPFA web site)

Westlake Texas Visit Schwab website for more information. Accre
Accredited Wealth Management Office Manager (from the careers.onefpa.org Web site) Louisville, KY

Visit https://careers.onefpa.org/job/office-manager/46725560/ for more information.


Strategic Wealth Partners Wealth Associate Deerfield, IL 

Visit https://careers.onefpa.org/job/wealth-associate/46626499/ for more information.   

ARGI Financial Group Multiple positions Lousiville, KY, Cincinnati, OH

Visit ARGI website for more information.


Cornerstone Wealth Advisors Resident for a three Year Residency Program - students graduating now through the Spring of 2020 are eligible to apply.   Edina, MN

Visit Cornerstone Welath Advisors for more information. 

ARGI Financial Group Financial & Tax Advisor  Cincinnati, OH

Visit ARGI  for more information.

TD Ameritrade Financial Consultant Saint Paul, MN 

Visit TD Ameritrade for more information.

Radnor Financial Advisors, LLC Financial Planning Resident for fee-only firm  Philadelphia

Sign in at the CFP Career Center Website (registration is free), and then search for this job. (This position found by us at the CFP Career Center webiste.)

TD Ameritrade Multiple opportunites for Investment Consultants Various locations  

Visit TD Ameritrade for more information.

Rockwood Wealth Management Financial Planning Associate New Hope, PA

Sign in at the CFP Career Center Website (registration is free), and then search for this job. (This position found by us at the CFP Career Center webiste.)

Regional Banks,with Stephens

Equity Research Associate 

Research Associate 

Portland, ME 

Little Rock, AR

Visit https://www.stephens.com/careers/career-opportunities/ for more information. 

Blue Sky Wealth Advisors

Wealth Advisor

New Bern, NC

View the NAPFA.org career center at https://www.napfa.org/opportunity/2444 for more information.

Nationwide (Jefferson National)

Territory Consultant

Louisville, KY

Contact Dr. Ron Rhoades for more information.

Retirement Management Service, LLC

Looking or a few new individuals (December grads would be fine) that would be interested in learning the world of retirement planning

Louisville, KY

Visit Handshake to find more information and to apply.

Meyer Capital Management LLC

Operation Specialist Position

Assoicate Financial Planner

Cincinnati, Ohio

Visit the Meyer Capital Management for more information.

Market Street Wealth Management Advisors, LLC

Paraplanner with fee-only firm

Indianapolis, IN

Visit the NAPFA Careers website for more information.

Clear Perspectives Financial Planning

Financial Planning Analyst

Cincinnati, OH

Visit the NAPFA Careers website for more information.

Apella Capital, LLC  Associate Financial Advisor Knoxville, TN  Visit the NAPFA Careers website for more information.
Integrated Planning & Wealth Management, LLC Associate Advisor Carmel, IN Visit the OneFPA.org job board for more information.
Balasa Dinverno Foltz LLC Paraplanner Itasca, IL Visit Balasa Dinverno Foltz LLC for more information.
Unique Wealth Paraplanner Tampa, FL Visit the OneFPA.org job board for more information.

These companies are actively seeking to fill internship positions for Summer 2020. Late August and early September 2019 is the time to apply for many Summer 2020 Internships. Some firms have been accepting internship applications for weeks now, and some internship application deadlines are in September! Apply today! Be sure to check Handshake the university job Recruiting Portal for additional internship opportunities.  

Company Job Title Location How to Apply
Abound Wealth Management

Summer Internship 2020

Franklin, TN Visit Handshake to find more information and to apply.
Homrich Berg ("HB")

Client Service Intern

Investments Intern

(Dates of Employment: May 18, 2020 - July 31, 2020)

Note: 5 openings

Atlanta, GA Visit Homrich Berg website for more information.
ARGI Financial Group                      

Summer 2020 Internships in the following areas:

financial planning, investments and tax accounting   

Various Locations Visit the ARGI Financial Group then scroll down and hit the tab "Careers at ARGI". ARGI will post their internship positions during the month of September, both to their webiste and the   Gordon Ford College of Business Handshake Recruiting portal.
Alan B. Lancz and Associates, Inc.

Financial Internships for B.S. Finance and other graduates

Toledo, Ohio This position was found via the CFP Career Center Site)
Dollar General

Summer Internship 2020

Goodlettsville, TN Visit Dollar General for more information.
Dollar General

Dollar General College Symposium, March 13, 2020

Graduates looking to enter the following fields are strongly encourage to apply: Finance, Supply Chain, Human Resources, Real Estate, Construction, Merchandising, Risk Management, Store Operations, and Legal

Goodlettsville, TN

Student applicants must be currently enrolled or a recent 2019 graduate of a college/university in relevant course of study. More information can be found here.  

Application deadline: February 28, 2020 

Edward Jones Investments Financial Advisor Internship Program Bowling Green, KY Visit Handshake Recruiting portal for more information and to apply. Job Reference #2463782. 
Ben Smith Life Compass Financial  Financial Assistant Bowling Green, KY  Visit Handshake Recruiting portal for more information and to apply. Job Reference #2463782. 
Raymond James Summer Internships - various disciplines various locations Visit Raymond James website for more information.
Plancorp Summer 2020 Internships St. Louis as well as other locations Visit https://www.plancorp.com/contact-su/join-our-team/ for more information.. 
Lamkin Wealth Management  Externship 2020 Louisville, KY Lamkin Wealth Management welcomes the opportunity to have one or two students do an "externships" (job shadow, for a day) with them, perhaps over winter break. Reach out to them http://www.lamkinwealth.com/    

Summer 2020 - Internship

Financial Institutions Intern (Pathways Internship)

13 vacancies in various locations 

Visit https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/509355400for more information.
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency Internships

Various position 

Various locations Visit Office of the Comptroller of the Currency website for more information.  You my also contact Dr. Chris Brown for insight on working in this career field.
Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury Summer 2020 Audit Internship Program

The Comptroller of the Treasury's Audit Internship Program is a 10-week paid educational and experiential learning opportunity offering undergraduate and graduate students a chance to witness and participate in the audit operations of the Office.  The internships are within the Division of State Audit and Division of Local Government audit

Most of the positions are locatoned in Nashville, TN. A few positions are available in Jackson, Cookeville, and Knoxville, TN  For more informaton visit the Office of the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury for more inforation
 US Bank

Summer 2020 - Internship

Multiple areas: Audit/Accounting, Business Analyst/Project Mgmt, Finance, HR, Marketing & Communications, Investment Mgmt, Operations Services  


Multiple locations  Visit https:usbank.com/internships/index.html for more information.
BNY Mellon Summer Analyst Program

BNY Mellon's Summer Analyst Program (SAP) provides high-potential students with a well-rounded, rewarding internship experience as well as an inside look into what it's like to work for a global financial services organization that has been innovating and serving clients since 1784. With projects specifically chosen to both challenge and develop SAP participants, our summer analysts will gain valuable real-world experiences working in their respective line of business/function as well as learning to work together in collaborative teams.

Pittsburgh, PA, New York, NY, Boston, MA, Atlanta, GA and San Francisco, CA  Visit BNYMellon website for more information.

Summer 2020 - Internship

Multiple positions 

Multiple locations Visit https://www.fbijobs.gov/students for more information.
Schwab Financial Consultant Academy

provides juniors, rising seniors, and graduate students the opportunity to experience Schwab's culture of service while challenging themselves through a structured blend of learning programs; team-building activities, networking opportunities, and enriching work projects.     

  Visit https://www.aboutschwab.com/work-at-schwab/college-grads/interns for more information.
Schwab RIA Internship Program

Summer 2020

  Visit https://advisorservices.schwab.com/managing-your-business/talent/internship for more information.
Fidelity Internships

Summer 2020 - Internship

Multiple positions 

Multiple locations  Visit https://jobs.fidelity.com/page/show/students for more information
Walmart Home Office

Summer Internships - Summer 2020

Several positions available - Must be pursuing a degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or Business.  

Bentonville, AR Contact Mrs. Monica Duvall for more information.
Various Companies

Summer internships - Summer 2020

Multiple positions


Various locations Visit CFP Board Career Center at https://careers.cfp.net/jobseekers/internships/ for more information. 

Summer Internship - Summer 2020

College to Corporate (C2C) Internship Program  

Malvern, PA

Visit https://www.vanguardjobs.com/students-and-graduates/internships/ to learn more.

Fidelity Investments

Internship - Summer 2020

Covington, KY

Visit the Covington, KY internships post at indeed.com to learn more.

Edward Jones 

Internship - Summer 2020


Visit Edward Jones website for more information.

The Oxmoor Auto Group Executive Summer Internship Program   

Visit the Gordon Ford College of Business Handshake Recruiting portal for more information and to apply. Job Reference #246890. 

Wells Fargo  Wealth and Investment Management Internship - Summer 2020 St. Louis, MO, Charlotte, NC and Minneapolis, MN

Application will be accepted October 3, 2019 - October 8, 2019. Click here for more information. 

UBS  Asset Management and Wealth Management Summer Internships - Summer 2020  

Visit UBS website for more information.

U.S. Bank Summer Undergraduate Internship Bowling Green, KY

Visit the Gordon Ford College of Business Handshake Recruiting portal for more information and to apply. Job Reference #2565444.

Disney  Business Finance Summer Internship  Lake Buena Vista, FL

Visit Disney website for more information

BlackRock  Summer Analyst Program  

Deadline to apply is Sept. 19, 2019. Visit BlackRock website for more information

Goldman Sachs Summer Analyst Internship - Summer 2020 Various cities

Applications for 2020 open July 1, 2019. Application periods: July 1 - Sept. 1 2019 & Sept. 2 -Nov. 15 2019. Visit Goldman Sachs website for more information.

General Motors Intern - Supply Chain Bowling Green, KY

Must be enrolled at WKU, or an accreditied university. Must have the ability to work a minimum of 12 hours per week during school. Must be obtaining a degree in Business, IT, or Industrial Engineering.  Please submit resume to brooke.vowels@gm.com if interested.  

Mariner Wealth Advisors Internship - Summer 2020  

Visit Mariner Wealth Advisors for more information.

Nationwide (Jefferson National) Internship - Summer 2020 Louisville, KY

Internship details will be available soon. Contact Dr. Ron Rhoades for more information.

CapTrust Assoicate Intern - Summer 2020 Raleigh, NC

Visit CapTrust for more information.

German American Bank

Retail Banking Intern - Summer 2020

Wealth Advisory Group Intern - Summer 2020

Accounting Intern - Summer 2020

Evansville, IN

Jasper, IN

Visit German American Bank for more information. To view previous interns feedback click here.  Check website often for additonal internship opportunities.

Capital Financial Solutions

Financial Advisor Intern

Richmond, VA

Visit Captiol Financial Solutions for more information.

The Joseph Group Capital Management

Summer Intern 2020


This 12-week summer internship serves as an introduction to the different facets of a Registered Investment Advisory. The intern will rotate through roles in advisory services, investment management, client services, and retirement plan services.  Visit the Joseph Group Capital Management for more information.

Tri-Arrow Aluminum

Summer Finance and Accounting Internship (part-time)

Assist the Audit Manager, Director of Accounting and the Director of Finance in accounting and financial analysis, processes and procedures.

Louisville, KY

Visit Tri-Arrow for more information.

RMB Capital

Sophomore Internship

Junior Internship


Visit RMB Capital website for more information.

Francis Financial

Finance Intern - 3 to 6 month position 

Paid internship

New York City

Visit the Gordon Ford College of Business recruiting portal Handshake for more information Reference #3561993. 

 Scholarships Opportunities for Personal Financial Planning Students

Scholarship Information & Deadline How to apply
Budros, Ruhlin & Roe Created the Peggy M. Ruhlin Women in Wealth Management Scholarship. The purpose of this scholarship is to support future female financial professionals in pursuing a career in wealth management. They understand that education and experience in this field is essential to success for clients and professionals alike; the recipient of this scholarship will receive $1,500 toward their college tuition, as well as a paid summer internship with Budros, Ruhlin & Roe. Inc.  For more information and to apply visit here.
NAPFA Diversity Scholarships to attend conference NAPFA is the home of fee-only personal financial advisers, and their national conference is attended by over 600 practitioners. The Diahann W. Lassus Scholarship was created to provide financial assistance to students from CFP® Board Registered Financial Planning Programs to attend a NAPFA National Conference. This scholarship is normally awarded yearly with the deadline normally occuring in August.   Visit https://www.napfa.org/diversity-scholarship-program for more information.
New Planner Recruiting Scholarship Program New Planner Recruiting has revamped its scholarship offering for the new school year! They are offering a $3000 tuition scholarship to an aspiring or current financial planning student, who has yet to complete all the courses necessary to sit for the CFP®  exam. Funds are intended to be used or Qualified Education Expenses, as defined by the IRS and will be paid directly to your highter education institution on your behalf.  This scholarship is normally awarded yearly and the applicaton deadline is usually  December 1st.   For more information and to learn how to apply visit here.
Women Leading Kentucky Scholarship Women Leading Kentucky serves the community by offering scholarships to women attending Kentucky colleges and universities. Since 2001 more than $190,000 has been awarded. The scholarship Application deadline is April 10, 2020. The criteria to qualify are as follows: Demonstrated leadership abilities on campus/community, currently enrolled full-time as a freshman, sophomore or junior, and a GPA of 3.0 or better. Visit the Women Leading Kentucky website to learn more and apply.

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