Career Paths

Join a team like no other.

Our financial representatives receive comprehensive learning and development, and ongoing support to build thriving careers as independent business people. Hard work is rewarded with opportunities for growth and exceptional income potential.

Career advancement through the recruitment, development and retention of fellow representatives by opening new offices, strengthening existing ones, and supplying the overall structure and support to maintain and grow the Network. Leadership opportunities include, but are not limited to:

Leadership through Education, Achievement and Development Program (L.E.A.D.)
Provides access to an exclusive training curriculum that will help representatives develop the skills needed to take on a leadership role within their network office.

College Unit Director
Leads a group of energized college interns. Learn more about our award-winning Internship Program.

Growth + Development Director
Assists in the recruitment and selection process in order to build a cohesive unit of productive full-time financial representatives.

Managing Director
Takes on the unique challenge of balancing personal production and managing a district network office.

Managing Partner
Creates a vision and is responsible for the overall success of a network office.


Our Team

Chief Development Officer | Catherine LaPlante-Guin | 847.663.7068


Director of Recruiting

Rachel Methling



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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#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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