RTD Financial Advisors, Inc. is a Financial Life PlanningTM firm, headquartered in Center City, Philadelphia. We are a progressively growing firm, offering an exciting place to work and a well-defined career path. We strive for a team-oriented culture with a commitment to the highest levels of ethics and client service.

We are currently seeking a a Senior Financial Planner in our Atlanta office:

Senior Financial Planner

Available: Immediately
Deadline: Until Position is Filled
Contact: Michael Smith
Email: careers@rtdfinancial.com

We are seeking a Senior Financial Planner in our Atlanta, Georgia office.  This position offers the right candidate an amazing opportunity to build a client base and enjoy a career, shaping the future of a highly committed and cutting-edge financial planning firm.  Candidates should passionately believe that client interests always come first.     

Key Qualifications and Characteristics:

  • Seeking a defined career path in financial planning
  • At least 3-5 years of client-facing work experience in a financial planning firm
  • Certified Financial PlannerTM – CFP® designation
  • B.A. or B.S. degree from accredited four year university
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Very organized, with acute attention to detail
  • Must be a self-starter, problem solver and a goal-oriented team player with a ‘no job is beneath me’ attitude     
  • Have the ability to attract and develop new client relationships for the firm
  • Genuinely caring by nature
  • Empathizes and listens to clients
  • Demonstrates curiosity and confidence when dealing with clients and support team
  • Experience working with Microsoft Office Suite, eMoney Advisor, Junxure


  • Implement Financial Planning Process using RTD’s Discover, Plan Live Approach
  • Lead client meetings and maintain relationships through regular communication
  • Complete follow-up communication and implementation of actions that result from client meetings
  • Update database with notes and actions
  • Communicate with client’s outside advisors such as accountants and attorneys
  • Receive inbound client phone calls and emails, either addressing their needs or directing them to the appropriate team member
  • Collaborate with associate planners and support staff in preparing for meetings
  • Develop and train associate planners and support staff for future advancement
  • Actively participate in business development    
  • Participate in and Chair the firm’s various committees in pursuit of the company’s goals
  • Continue our firm’s history of giving back/volunteering by enthusiastically participating in the growth of our profession through industry associations such as FPA and NAPFA

Salary and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with bonus opportunities
  • Annual base salary raises based on merit and the profitability of the firm
  • Annual incentive based on merit and the profitability of the firm
  • Health insurance (50% company-paid), dental
  • Group long-term disability insurance (100% company-paid)
  • 401(k) plan with discretionary Profit Sharing contribution (historically 2%-3% of annual base salary)
  • Continuing education allowance
  • Generous paid time off and holiday schedule

To Apply:

Please send your resume, cover letter, and answers to the following short essay questions (500 word maximum per question) to careers@rtdfinancial.com. The documents should be submitted as one file in PDF format - No Phone Calls!  

  1. Why would you like to work for RTD?
  2. What would you bring to RTD that is unique?
  3. What does it mean to you to put your client’s interest first?
  4. What is the most interesting thing you know about Atlanta, Georgia?