Why become a Financial Representative?

You want a career, not just a job. You want your own business, and the training to make it a success. You want to be independent, with access to the resources of a larger organization. You want to be in business for  yourself, but not by  yourself.

Our Representatives are part of a team, with knowledgeable specialists, a talented support staff and state-of-the-art technology to help them build, grow and support their businesses.

Northwestern Mutual has earned a top ranking in its industry in Selling Power's "50 Best Companies to Sell For" (2016), and our Internship Program has been in the Top 10 in Vault's Guide to Top Internships for 20 straight years*.

*1997-2017 Vault Guide to Internships

 Take advantage of:

  • Certified Training—In sales, financial products, building a client case, and more.
  • Network Support—Access to knowledgeable financial specialists and support staff.
  • Client Needs—Develop personalized comprehensive plans to identify financial goals.
  • Product Strength—Life, disability income and long-term care insurance from the top-rated** Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company and Northwestern Long Term Care Insurance Company.
  • Comprehensive Planning—Access to financial products as a registered representative of Northwestern Mutual Investment Services, LLC.

**Ratings are for The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company and Northwestern Long Term Care Insurance Company, as of the most recent review and report by each rating agency.Northwestern Mutual's ratings: A.M. Best Company A++ (highest), April 2017; Fitch Ratings AAA (highest), July 2017; Moody's Investors Service Aaa (highest), July 2017; S&P Global Ratings AA+ (second highest), June 2017. Ratings are subject to change.

To learn more about a career at Northwestern Mutual, click one of the buttons below or apply here.



As a financial representative intern, you'll get real-world job experience as you discover a career with flexibility and rewards.

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Looking for a supportive team atmosphere that will provide guidance and mentorship? Do you not just want an internship, but one where you can truly make an impact on others? Need one that works around your school schedule?

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#1 in the Financial Services Industry

- Selling Power's "50 Best Companies to Sell for Now." October 2016

Top Ten Internship for 22 Straight Years

- Vault Guide to Internships, 2018 edition

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To learn more about Northwestern Mutual Investment Services, LLC and its financial representatives, visit: FINRA BrokerCheck