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Financial advisor career paths

Whether you join as a financial advisor, explore our independent advisor path, or become part of our Virtual Advice Team—there’s a place for you here at Thrivent.

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Financial advisor path

Fulfill your career ambitions while helping people reach their financial goals. We offer several ways you can become a full-time advisor.   

  • Develop your own practice. In this role, you can recruit support staff to enhance your efficiency and ability to meet and serve more clients. Learn more about our financial advisor path.  
  • Build or join an existing team of specialized financial professionals to serve clients with more complex financial needs. 
  • Join our regional leadership team and help actively build, coach and mentor new and veteran advisors to drive organizational growth.

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20211027 Phillip Ristvedt 1772 Omaha

Virtual Advice Team

Meet and serve clients over the phone or video conferencing as a member of our Virtual Advice Team.

During each virtual appointment, you’ll build connection and trust with each client as you learn about their values and dreams. You’ll help each client form a financial strategy to achieve their goals.  

Explore and apply

20211117 Marc Henderson 2326 Thrivent

Independent advisor path

Establish or maintain your own brand through Thrivent Advisor Network—a flexible RIA business platform.

You can run your business independently with our operational support. That means compliance and risk management, access to capital, curated technology solutions, growth consulting and more.

Be part of an independent advisor network with shared values and a strong sense of community. 

Learn about Thrivent Advisor Network

Latest financial advisor job openings

We have advisor career opportunities throughout the country.

Don't see the city you're looking for in this list? Explore all advisor job openings to find an opportunity near you.

Financial Advisor - Chicago Metropolitan Area

  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Financial Advisor

Financial Advisor - Glen Ellyn and Surrounding Areas

  • Glen Ellyn, Illinois + 2 more
  • Financial Advisor

Financial Advisor - Lockport & Merrillville, Indiana & Surrounding Area

  • Merrillville, Indiana
  • Financial Advisor

"I came to Thrivent because of the level of trust and autonomy that was presented from my director and my team. Here I was able to build a practice with my ideal client top of mind."

Oscar Moreno

Financial Associate | Denver, Colorado
20211026 Jessica Mana 0989 Omaha

Work with purpose. Work with us.

Ready to take the next step? Connect with one of our recruiters to discuss the advisor career opportunity in more detail.

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Both. The products we offer are dictated by the client's needs. Revenue comes from fees and commissions. You have access to Thrivent proprietary products as well as other products and solutions.

The geographic area in which work is dictated by your licenses and relationships with potential clients.

We offer virtual and in-person training options.

We pay for the SIE, Series 7, and Series 66.

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.

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