BMO Financial Group Sales Assistant/Administrative Assistant – BMO Nesbitt Burns in Ontario, Canada
Be part of the BMO Nesbitt Burns team! We are looking for talented people who thrive in an entrepreneurial organization. At BMO Nesbitt Burns, you'll play a key role in helping clients reach their financial goals and your dedication and professionalism will make a difference in the lives of others. BMO Nesbitt Burns offers rewarding career opportunities for those with a combination of strong analytical and interpersonal skills and who excel in a client-focused environment.
A newly formed IA team in Mississauga is looking for a Sales Assistant to join their team to provide administrative and operational support to their clients. The ideal candidate will be bilingual (Mandarin/English) and have or be working towards, his or her Investment Representative licensing.
Business Delivery and Operational Effectiveness:
Provide sales and administrative support to the Advisory team (2 Investment Advisors)
Contribute to the success of the group by ensuring timely and accurate completion of assigned tasks
Preparation and maintenance of client documentation
Administration of client accounts including reviewing account balances, security reorganizations, cash conversions, etc.
Responding to and executing client inquiries professionally (account status, trades, cheque and EFT requests, margin/cash calls, registrations/dividend claims processing account transfers)
Manage all marketing for the group (LinkedIn profiles and posts, website maintenance, brochures, etc.)
Liaise with various back office departments for execution of client requests
Responsible for other duties as required
Risk Management & Controls:
Ensure compliance regulations are adhered to
Ensure proper adherence to all aspects of First Principles Our Code of Conduct and Ethics
Follow security and safeguarding procedures and apply appropriate due diligence for the prevention of loss due to fraud, counterfeiting, money laundering or defalcation in accordance with Bank policy
Knowledge and Skills:
Basic knowledge of administrative process and procedures.
Proactively and professionally provide administrative assistance to the IA(s) in meeting client service needs
Working knowledge of administrative process and procedures as contained in the Sales Administration Manual will be required
Effective business writing skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Organized and proactive work style
Ability to problem solve
Technological proficiency (computer literacy)
Fluency in Mandarin is required
Verbal Cantonese skills preferred but not required
University degree/College Diploma or equivalent industry related experience
Completion of CSC and CPH preferred, or completion required upon hire
Successful completion of 30 days BMO NB Investment Representative Licensing Program will be required within 90 days of hire
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BMO Financial Group is committed to an inclusive, equitable and accessible workplace. By embracing diversity, we gain strength through our people and our perspectives. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.