Why become a Northwestern Mutual Financial representative with Northwestern Mutual of Kansas City, MO?  Do you feel eager, yet anxious, when you think about your options for a rewarding career while making a positive impact on others? Research shows you're not alone.  At Northwestern Mutual of Kansas City, we're dedicated to developing financial professionals. We offer entrepreneurial careers with exceptional income potential and personal growth. Joining Northwestern Mutual is a mutual discovery process. We invite you to read more about the type of people who succeed here, as well as what you can expect from a career with Northwestern Mutual of Kansas City.


We're always looking for talented, professional individuals who demonstrate the following characteristics:

  • Entrepreneurial, a person who organizes, operates and assumes the risk for a business venture.
  • Consistent high performers who pursues success wholeheartedly. They are not afraid to embrace challenges and hard work to achieve goals.
  • Desires to achieve financial success, not afraid to work hard and take risks. They are willing to accept responsibility for their successes and failures.
  • Coachable, willing to listen, learn and take advice from individuals who offer valuable experience and insight.
  • Ethical/Honest/Moral, strives to do the right thing in all instances and is willing to take risks if they believe it is for the greater good.
  • Self-Motivated, possess effective time management skills and is able to rely on oneself to accomplish important goals with the ability to focus on priorities.

The Ideal Environment

Northwestern Mutual of Kansas City is a well-respected Northwestern Mutual District Network Office with a highly productive and values-driven environment. Financial Representatives engage in extensive training led by an accomplished leadership team and the office's top producers. With our mentoring system for new Financial Representatives, you'll quickly learn to develop financial solutions tailored to each client's business or personal goals.


Career development for Financial Representatives is continuous via weekly roundtable peer discussions, one-on-one consultations with leadership team members, seminars with company and industry leaders, and university programs offered through the Northwestern Mutual. The group also provides financial support, marketing tools and the expert training necessary to build a professional financial practice.

A career as a Financial Representative is truly rewarding, especially when you are supported by NM, who will guide you down the path of success. No matter what your background may be, a career as a Financial Representative could be right for you. Get the insight for yourself and see how other Financial Representatives became part of the NM family. 

For more information about career opportunities with Northwestern Mutual of Kansas City, contact Liz Rodgers at (816)412-1508 or


Internship Opportunity
The Vault Guide to Internships, 2019 edition has again named Northwestern's internship program as one of America's Top Internships, for the 23rd consecutive year. Additionally, Northwestern Mutual of Kansas City's internship program has a history of ranking in the Top 10 within the Northwestern Mutual. 

College Financial Representatives who become a part of our program will receive actual business experience through the development of networking and business relationship skills. College Financial Representatives are able to gain necessary skills and knowledge of the financial services industry, define their own target markets, establish client relationships and earn compensation for their hard work. Northwestern Mutual of Kansas City offers internship programs in the summer on a full-time basis and during the school semesters on a part-time basis.

College Financial Representatives with Northwestern Mutual have the same opportunities to build their careers as full-time representatives. Like career Financial Representatives, College Financial Representatives provide expert guidance and innovative solutions for individuals and businesses in the areas of retirement solutions, insurance and investment services, estate analysis, business solutions, education funding and employee benefits.

They strive to understand their clients' goals and visions in order to uncover financial solutions that put them on a path to success. These College Financial Representatives are in business for themselves, but they're not alone.

Supported by our network of specialists, training programs and mentoring opportunities, College Financial Representatives have access to the resources, products and assistance they need to help their clients and build their practices.

To be considered for the position, you should have completed two academic years toward a bachelor's degree from a four-year institution, have strong interpersonal skills, be self-motivated, and have a history of community service and personal success.




Northwestern Mutual financial representatives have the opportunity to determine their own financial futures while making an impact on others.

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Looking for a career that allows flexibility and exceptional income potential? Do you want top-notch training, mentorship and resources? Have you been searching for a company that demonstrates a commitment to diversity and giving back to the community?

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