Financial Advisor at Capitol Federal Savings Bank

Posted in Admin - Clerical 10 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Topeka, Kansas

Job Description:


Responsible for managing an individual portfolio through the development and servicing of investment relationships. Promotes the relationship banking concept through deposit accounts and other banking services to prospective and existing customers. Applies advanced knowledge of investment principles and technologies to work performed.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Sells securities to corporations, banks, individuals, partnerships, foundations or trust customers which meet their needs or purchases securities when customer objectives change or need arises.

  • Counsels with customers on investment related topics including retirement planning, tax planning, income management, suitability and investment objectives.

  • Maintains and services current customer accounts by answering questions about the market, appraising the customer’s portfolio, giving investment advice and acting as a liaison with other departments within the Bank.

  • Performs investment related research on products, the market and the economy.

  • Develops and maintains a personal marketing plan to identify target markets, prospect new customers and further develop individual portfolio of existing customers. Monitors production activity and ensures individual sales goals are met.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

  • Participate in proactive team efforts to achieve departmental and company goals.

  • Must comply with current applicable laws, regulations and bank policies and procedures. Comply with all safety policies, practices and procedures. Report all unsafe activities to supervisor and/or Human Resources.


  • Three to five years of similar or related experience, including preparatory experience.

  • A college degree and a professional certificate or a post graduate degree.

  • Has a current Series 7 and 66 (or Series 63 and 65), a current MSRB Series 52 and State of Kansas life insurance licenses.

  • Has a demonstrated ability to sell and negotiate financial products.

  • A significant level of trust, credibility and diplomacy is required. In-depth dialogues, conversations and explanations with customers, direct and indirect reports and outside vendors can be of a sensitive and/or highly confidential nature. Communications may involve motivating, influencing, educating and/or advising others on matters of significance.

Physical Requirements

Perform primarily sedentary work with limited physical exertion and occasional lifting of up to 10 lbs. Must be capable of climbing/descending stairs in emergency situation. Must be able to operate routine office equipment including telephone, copier, facsimile and calculator. Must be able to routinely perform work on computer for an average of 6-8 hours per day, when necessary. Must be able to work extended hours whenever required or requested by management.

Working Conditions

Regular in-office attendance required.

Mental and/or Emotional Requirements

Must be able to perform job functions independently or with limited supervision and work effectively either on own or as part of a team. Must be able to read and carry out various written instructions and follow oral instructions. Must be able to speak clearly and deliver information in a logical and understandable sequence. Must be able to perform advanced math and analytical skills. Must be capable of dealing calmly and professionally with numerous different personalities from diverse cultures at various levels within and outside of the organization and demonstrate highest levels of customer service and discretion when dealing with the public. Must be able to perform responsibilities with composure under the stress of deadlines/requirements for extreme accuracy and quality and/or fast pace. Must be able to effectively handle multiple, simultaneous and changing priorities. Must be capable of exercising highest level of discretion on both internal and external confidential matters.


 Nothing in this position description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. 

 Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This job description is not a contract and should not be construed as a guarantee of employment for any specific period of time. 

 Capitol Federal Savings Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against employees or applicants based on race, color, religion, sex/gender, national origin, disability, age, or any other category protected by law. 

Trust & Investment Dept