Client Service Specialist

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Job ID:
20170531-2773
Job Category:
Retirement Services
Relevant Work Experience:
Retirement Services-less than 2yrs, Retirement Services-2-5 yrs, Customer Service-less than 2 yrs, Brokerage Operations-2-5 yrs, Banking-less than 2 yrs, Brokerage Operations-less than 2yrs, Banking-6+ yrs, Brokerage Operations-6+ yrs, Retirement Services-6+ yrs, Banking-2-5 yrs, Financial Services-6+ yrs, Customer Service-6+ yrs, Customer Service-2-5 yrs, Accounting and Finance-2-5 yrs, Financial Services-less than 2 yrs, Accounting and Finance-6+ yrs, Financial Services-2-5 yrs, Accounting and Finance-less than 2 yrs
Current Licenses / Certifications:
None
Position Located In:
AZ - Phoenix
Education:
BA/BS
Job Type:
Full Time
Description:

Phoenix - AZ, PHXPEAK, 2423 E Lincoln Dr, 85016-1215
Christal Lynn Fortunato
20170531-2773

We believe that, when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.

As a company, we were established by Chuck over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.

 

Our Opportunity:

As a Corporate Brokerage Retirement Services (CBRS) Client Service Representative, you will provide superior service to our Third Party Administrators (TPA), Independent Record-keepers and retirement plan relationships acting as their primary Schwab contact.  It’s this level of service that differentiates us from our competitors and serves as a sustainable competitive advantage. 

 

What you’ll do:

  • The Client Service Specialist will promote client retention and identify opportunities to build existing relationships through timely and accurate operational processing and service quality
  • Proactively consult with TPAs through knowledge sharing, efficiency training and education helping them manage and grow their business
  • Provide value-add recommendations to increase operational efficiencies within client firm’s back office
  • Collaborate with internal partners in delivery of timely and accurate information in response to inquiries and/or service issues
  • Resolve complex situations or requests. This would include but not limited to: research and correction for tax reporting issues, alternative investments, transfers, and complaints

 

What you have:

  • Previous experience working with Third Party Administrators (TPA’s) and Independent Record-Keepers
  • Excellent operational, organizational and follow-up skills with the ability to manage and process complex operational work
  • Strong customer contact skills, along with excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Team-orientation with the ability to act as a resource for development of the team’s effectiveness.
  • Positive attitude, enthusiasm, professionalism and strong work ethic with high level of integrity and ethics
  • Intermediate to Advanced technical skills, with the ability to utilize multiple applications at one time, including Windows, internet researching, database systems, and email
  • Experience with Risk assessment and compliance functions,  but not required
  • Series 7 and 63 (or 66) licenses not required, but can be held in this role

 

What you’ll get:

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
  • Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts
  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program
  • Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions
  • Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships
  • Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life


Learn more about Life@Schwab.


Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law.


Job Specifications
Relocation Offered?: No
Work Schedule: Days
Languages: English - spoken
Current Licenses / Certifications: None
Relevant Work Experience: Retirement Services-less than 2yrs, Retirement Services-2-5 yrs, Customer Service-less than 2 yrs, Brokerage Operations-2-5 yrs, Banking-less than 2 yrs, Brokerage Operations-less than 2yrs, Banking-6+ yrs, Brokerage Operations-6+ yrs, Retirement Services-6+ yrs, Banking-2-5 yrs, Financial Services-6+ yrs, Customer Service-6+ yrs, Customer Service-2-5 yrs, Accounting and Finance-2-5 yrs, Financial Services-less than 2 yrs, Accounting and Finance-6+ yrs, Financial Services-2-5 yrs, Accounting and Finance-less than 2 yrs
Position Located In: AZ - Phoenix
Education: BA/BS
Job Type: Full Time

Category:Retirement Services
Activation Date: Friday, June 16, 2017
Expiration Date: Saturday, July 1, 2017
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Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law. Schwab also does not discriminate against applicants or employees because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant.

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