Charles Schwab Career and Employment Information

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Are you interested in a financial services career with one of the leading employers in the industry? Information on Charles Schwab career opportunities and current job openings are available online. Of special interest to college graduates is the Schwab Financial Consultant Academy, which provides education and training leading to a career with the company.

Charles Schwab Careers

Charles Schwab is a leading United States financial services company, committed to helping individuals and companies be financially fit.

They offer services assisting in money management, savings, and investments.

The Investor Services department offers retail brokerage and banking operations to individuals, helping make money management accessible to all. Institutional Services caters to companies, offering Retirement Plan, Retirement Business, Corporate Brokerage, and Advisor Services.

Financial Consultant Training Program

The Schwab Financial Consultant Academy is a developmental rotational program that prepares individuals for a career as a Financial Consultant with Charles Schwab. Training is currently offered in Indianapolis, Phoenix, Denver, and Austin.

This is an 18 – 24 month program that provides accepted candidates with skills, work experience and credentials to start a career at one of the Charles Schwab branches.

Search for Jobs

Job seekers can search for jobs and internships by keyword or phrase, category, or location.

You can create a profile online, where you can maintain your resume, apply for jobs, and receive email notifications of appropriate positions as they become available.

Schwab offers many opportunities for recent graduates, college students, and interns, as well as more experienced professionals.

    Career Fairs and Campus Events

    Check the Events schedule for a list of upcoming career fairs, college campus events, and recruiting programs. There are many opportunities for candidates interested in jobs and internships to meet with a company representative.

    Charles Schwab Benefits

    Charles Schwab is committed to their employee's financial and physical fitness. They offer competitive benefits packages including 401k, advice services, personal insurance, employee stock purchase plan, employee discounts, commuter tax savings program, legal services, and more.

    Health benefits include Medical, Dental, Vision, Health and Dependent Care flex spending, and Life, Accidental Death, and Disability Insurance. Schwab employees also receive Life benefits such as discounted health club memberships, referral services for child and elder care, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation and holidays, and more.

    Charles Schwab Hiring Process

    Once you have submitted an application and resume to Charles Schwab, if you are selected, you will be contacted for an initial telephone interview where you may ask questions, and provide more information about yourself.

    The next step is an in-person interview, where you may meet with some of the other members of the department to help determine if Schwab is the right place for you.

    If you receive a job offer, you will receive a written letter detailing your responsibilities and benefits. Schwab offers a structured "onboarding" program to help new hires assimilate into the work environment.

    Before you apply, read the Career Events blog for job seekers and applicant tips from Charles Schwab's talent advisors.

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