Edward Jones

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Edward Jones On-Call Branch Office Administrator

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Current Employee - On-Call Branch Office Administrator in Peoria, IL
Current Employee - On-Call Branch Office Administrator in Peoria, IL

I have been working at Edward Jones part-time (less than an year)

Pros

I get to work with great people and I am constantly improving my people skills. I am also acquainting myself with Jones' internal systems so the transition into an Edward Jones Financial Advisor will be a bit smoother.

Cons

I honestly cannot think of many cons for this position as of right now except for the fact that it is only part-time. I suppose one could apply for a full-time BOA position, but I am currently a college student so that is beyond reason.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Jones is a fantastic company to work for; all of your people are kind and extremely helpful. Keep up the great work!

Recommends
Positive Outlook
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    Great firm and client focused - Difficult to advance - Home Office

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    Current Employee - CSG Associate in Saint Louis, MO
    Current Employee - CSG Associate in Saint Louis, MO

    I have been working at Edward Jones full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    I truly feel they are focused on the client. There is a big focus on development. Decent work life balance and family friendly. Plenty of opportunity for more responsibility.

    Cons

    Even with a big focus on development, it is difficult to be promoted - Sometimes items out of your control or thoughts of the Partner responsible are what hold you back. More responsibility does not translate to better compensation.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Promote from within and try to shake the bureaucracy that has been established over the last few years. If you dangle the carrot too long, talent may seek other opportunities.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Worked as a Financial Advisor

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    Former Employee - Financial Advisor in Greenville, SC
    Former Employee - Financial Advisor in Greenville, SC

    I worked at Edward Jones full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great Training
    Great Support
    Fantastic Product Offering

    Cons

    No Office Space
    Door to Door Sales

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Start everyone in an already existing office.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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