Service Experience Professional Intern (Service Trading & Operations)Apply Job ID: R-008740 Date posted: 02/10/2020 Primary Location CA-San Diego
Summer Intern Service Professional
What You'll Do
Our competitive 10-week paid graduate internship is an unparalleled opportunity to develop as a leader while sharpening your skills. The aim of our internship program is to provide students a valuable workplace experience to enhance their educational and professional goals. You will also have the chance to develop a deeper understanding of our culture and core values though career workshops, senior executive interactions, and community involvement opportunities.
We're looking for goal-oriented people who thrive in a fast-paced team environment and are eager to apply their problem solving skills to real business challenges. We empower employees to transform their skills, interests and connections into meaningful, collaborative solutions that work for the good of all of our stakeholders – our colleagues, customers and communities.
Joining our team as a Service Professional Intern will allow you the opportunity to explore and learn each function within the Service organization at LPL Financial. The back-office exposure to the financial service industry will all you to gain an understanding of the impact the Service organization has on the overall success of the firm. Our service team’s main priority is to create a reliable support system for our clients so they can easily grow their practice. Being flexible and adaptable to competing priorities will be key success factors for this position.
What you’ll do
You will have the opportunity to sit with and learn from each of our channels within the Service organization. You’ll establish rapport with each channel leader such that you can support the various inquiries and initiatives for projects in flight. You’ll assist with various ad-hoc reporting, project reporting, and participate in creative thinking sessions to ideate new solutions.
Other Duties/Skill Requirements
- College student who will have completed their sophomore or junior year in 2020
- You possess the ability to willingly share feedback and ideas
- You possess the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and pivot as needed
- You possess the ability to respond to coaching & training
- You possess the ability to work well individually and as part of team
Fort Mill, SC
Internship Standard Length
Monday through Friday 8-4:30
Average Hours per Week
Skills & Qualifications
- We prefer students in Business or related programs, but encourage other students to apply.
- 3.0 Minimum Overall GPA Required
- Familiarity with the Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel and Access is preferred
About LPL Financial:
LPL Financial is a leader in the retail financial advice market and the nation’s largest independent broker/dealer*. We serve independent financial advisors and financial institutions, providing them with the technology, research, clearing and compliance services, and practice management programs they need to create and grow thriving practices. LPL enables them to provide objective guidance to millions of American families seeking wealth management, retirement planning, financial planning and asset management solutions. LPL and its affiliates have more than 4,200 employees with primary offices in Boston, Charlotte, and San Diego.
*As reported by Financial Planning magazine, June 1996-2019, based on total revenue.
If you join LPL, you will join a culture that believes in delivering a world-class client experience and looks to all employees to contribute to that goal by sharing their creativity, experience, and passion for continuous improvement. As a destination of choice, our top priorities are growth and development, social responsibility, and financial health for our employees.
We offer competitive compensation and industry leading benefits, including a wellness facility with onsite fitness classes, healthy meal choices, and a walk-in clinic. We support employee financial health through a 401k match, ESPP, and employee discounts. Work/life balance is our foundation and is supported through paid holidays, and paid time off (including time to volunteer). We foster a diverse work environment through Employee Resource Groups and diverse strategic partnerships.
Join the LPL team and help us make a difference by turning life’s aspirations into financial realities. Please log in or create an account to apply to this position. Principals only. EOE.
Information on Interviews:
LPL will only communicate with a job applicant directly from an @lpl.com email address and will never conduct an interview online or in a chatroom forum. During an interview, LPL will not request any form of payment from the applicant, or information regarding an applicant’s bank or credit card. Should you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact LPL’s Human Resources Solutions Center at (800) 877-7210.