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Few careers offer the opportunity to personally prosper and positively affect people’s lives, a career at Merit offers just that. It’s an opportunity to be in control of your career and your life while helping others work toward their financial goals and lifelong dreams. With locations throughout the Southeast, Merit has a wide variety of career opportunities available for you. No matter your role in the Merit team, you'll have access to growth opportunities–whether it's training for your current role or training for your next one. We are building a relationship with people while helping them with their financial well-being. That’s our business.
The Accounting Associate/Bookkeeper will be a critical part of the accounting department, supporting overall functions by providing accurate and timely recording of financial transactions. The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, self-motivated, and excited to contribute to a dynamic team at a growing company.
The Investment Manager will serve as a critical component of the investment team, translating and presenting information to advisors and clients, and promoting the mission of Merit Financial Advisors. This position will support the research and communications aspects of the investment program and will include a range of responsibilities that are both internally and externally facing.
Chief Marketing Officer
The Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) will be responsible for overseeing the planning, development, and execution of all Merit marketing and advertising initiatives (digital and print). He/she will manage the existing corporate marketing team as well as provide oversight to the branch office teams, creating and implementing a unified marketing strategy with a heavy focus on digital initiatives and the integration of new firms we acquire.
The CMO's primary responsibility will be to generate revenue by increasing company visibility and sales. This person needs to be an innovative strategist who is driven to find new and better ways to reach target clients. He/she will work to identify industry trends and opportunities where our team can speak and offer expertise to expand our area of influence. The CMO will ensure that the company message is distributed to target audiences across the appropriate channels including mobile platforms, video, and social media. This person will be responsible for identifying and developing plans to target new markets, further penetrating the existing niche markets, moving most or all of our digital marketing efforts in house, and working closely with our custodial relationships with a focus on PR opportunities. Merit has the potential to be one of the largest RIAs in the country and becoming a household name. We are looking for a CMO that can lead the charge in our branding and marketing efforts to make this happen.
As a senior-level marketing professional, the CMO must be both analytical and creative, possessing extensive knowledge in a variety of disciplines. This person will be a part of the executive team and will often plan, direct, and coordinate marketing budgets in accordance with organizational goals.
Corporate Marketing Associate
The corporate marketing team is responsible for developing, implementing, and executing strategic marketing plans for the entire organization with a focus on attracting potential clients and retaining existing ones.
The Corporate Marketing Associate will work as a part of that team to help craft promotional messages and publish media across multiple channels, digital and print. This person needs to have excellent written and verbal communication skills with a high attention to detail and commitment to personal excellence.
The key role of the Compliance Analyst is to help mitigate risk for the firm by testing company policies, procedures, and the overall compliance program. Serving as an integral member of the compliance team, this person will also be responsible for keeping up with regulatory policy changes. This person should possess and have the ability to apply a broad range of knowledge, concepts, and principles, especially in accordance with the Investment Advisers Act of 1940.
We are currently seeking a Trader/Analyst to join the Investment Team based in our corporate headquarters in Alpharetta, GA. The ideal candidate will possess strong computer and analytical skills and at least 1 to 2 years of industry experience. We are looking for an individual with a passion for investments and a desire to develop skills and contribute to a team. This person will support all aspects of the investment process.