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Thrivent Financial Financial Representative Interview Questions

Updated Jun 13, 2017
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Financial Representative Interview

Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
Accepted Offer
Neutral Experience
Easy Interview

Application

I applied online. I interviewed at Thrivent Financial (Austin, TX) in January 2017.

Interview

All together it took about a month, we did a interview over the phone followed by 3 more interviews. On the second to last interview I had to present my business plan and on the last interview, I was offered a job.

Interview Questions

  • Regular interview question about yourself   1 Answer

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    Financial Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Golden Valley, MN
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Thrivent Financial (Golden Valley, MN) in February 2016.

    Interview

    Initial interview was fact finding connecting to see if personality and culture were a match. Next interview was with a specific Partner who expanded on the career and structure of the field. Additional interviews and homework (with background check, personality testing, and creating a natural market list with sampling questions of others in the same career).

    Interview Questions


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    Financial Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at Thrivent Financial (Los Angeles, CA) in January 2016.

    Interview

    In person interview with local management then phone interview with his boss. You meet at Central office. 1st interview you discuss your background experience and how that experience matches requirements to be successful to a 100% commission role.

    Interview Questions

    • They provide scenarios to try to talk you out of the position but your response to wanting the opportunity is imperative   Answer Question

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    Financial Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Minneapolis, MN
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Thrivent Financial (Minneapolis, MN) in October 2014.

    Interview

    Lengthy interview process, however they did open themselves up to my busy calender. Called me the day before my fourth interview and said they were no longer able to move forward in the interview process. They called back to continue the interview process after I had been offered a job at a different firm in town.

    Interview Questions

    • What do you do to help your community?   1 Answer

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    Financial Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Little Rock, AR
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took a week. I interviewed at Thrivent Financial (Little Rock, AR) in November 2013.

    Interview

    Met formally with a number of people in upper management. Great people who really love what they do.

    Interview Questions

    • Asked how you would make yourself known in your natural market.   Answer Question

    Reasons for Declining

    100% commission is not for everyone.


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    Financial Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ months. I interviewed at Thrivent Financial (Philadelphia, PA) in January 2013.

    Interview

    Took FOREVER. Three interviews spread over four months.

    Interview Questions

    • How was Thrivent going to help me get in front of enough qualified leads.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    No negotiating just acceptance of a commission schedule.


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    Financial Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Detroit, MI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at Thrivent Financial (Detroit, MI).

    Interview

    Professional process. I was contacted by a recruiter, but not hounded... invited for a meeting prior to the interview where I was free to ask questions. Senior management was the final interview, which I found to be helpful. Very professional and prompt group of people, but senior management was exceptional.

    Interview Questions

    • I was asked why this field was appealing than other opportunities out there.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    No negotiation.


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    Financial Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Burbank, CA
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Thrivent Financial (Burbank, CA) in May 2012.

    Interview

    Got a phone interview after I sent in my resume. Then, I was instructed to take an online compatibility test. A few days later I met up with the hiring manager at a coffee shop to discuss employment. He said that I scored low on the test and it is corporate policy not to hire people with a low score.

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    Financial Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Thrivent Financial (Atlanta, GA) in May 2010.

    Interview

    This was a good quick interview process. I met with two people and the fit was right so they decided to bring me in.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    I was able to negotiate my territory within reason and what my salary would be


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    Financial Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Denver, CO
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Thrivent Financial (Denver, CO) in December 2007.

    Interview

    I had a face to face interview, then I came back for the personality/skills test. Then I had a 1 on 1 interview with one of the senior partners(new rep managers). Then it took forever to get my fingerprints, background check, approved for testing, etc...

    Interview Questions

    • It wasn't too difficult, they will generally let anybody try this job, which is also its downfall.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    I got paid while I studied for the tests then the draw was set.


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