Financial Advisor-Field Internship
Burnsville, MN 
Posted 1 month ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job/Internship Description


At Thrivent, we believe money is a tool, not a goal. Driven by a higher purpose at our core, we are committed to providing financial advice, investments, insurance, banking and generosity programs to help people make the most of all they've been given. If you have a heart for service and a passion for helping others reach their financial goals, we'd like to connect with you.

We are seeking financial advisor interns in various locations around the country. This internship will provide the opportunity to shadow and learn from seasoned financial advisors, participate in weekly skill builders with other interns, and support Thrivent's involvement through community events and generosity activities. This position helps prepare you for a financial advisor opportunity through case analysis, exposure to industry-specific programs, critical-thinking exercises, career-development best practices, marketing tactics and real-world training.

Job Description

  • Shadow financial advisors during client meetings, workshops, community events and daily work.
  • Learn to prepare financial plans and analyses.
  • Gain exposure to MoneyGuidePro, Morningstar and other financial planning software platforms.
  • Participate in team meetings that include weekly activity updates, new trends and concepts.
  • Observe regional seminars and workshops.
  • Attend virtual seminars with corporate employees to better understand the industry and the profession.
  • Work with the Engagement Team to develop a strategy to integrate Thrivent's generosity programs.
  • Assist in the creation of effective multi-channel marketing plans.
  • Collaborate with other interns to research and present a project, based on best practices in building a financial services business.

Position Qualifications:

  • College junior or senior working toward a degree in business, finance, marketing or related field.
  • Strong technical computer aptitude and knowledge of business tools (MS Outlook, Word, Excel, PPT).
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills; oral and written communication skills.

Course Credit:

  • Thrivent internships are available for course credit, but must be coordinated with your school administration.

Thrivent provides Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military or veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable local, state, or federal law. This policy applies to all employees and job applicants.

Thrivent is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation, please let us know by sending an email to or call 800-847-4836 and request Human Resources.


Position No Longer Available
Position Summary
Thrivent Financial for Lutherans
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
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