Krista Lee Swainsbury

Krista Lee Swainsbury
Office 316-265-8139


Northwestern Mutual - A Top 10 Internship Program *

If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, want real-world business experience and are looking to make a difference, then an internship with The RPS Financial Group of Northwestern Mutual is right for you. Our internship has been highly rated due to its mentorship and career advancement opportunities, intern involvement, resume enhancement and the opportunity to work within one of Northwestern Mutual's top district network offices. But that's just the beginning. A financial services internship with The RPS Financial Group also includes:

  • Practical guidance in your career selection process
  • The chance to develop networking and business relationship skills with the help of a mentor
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Securities registration and state licenses for life, health and accident insurance
  • Virtually unlimited income potential, including commission and stipends
  • An opportunity to get a head start on a career as a financial representative

*Vault Guide to Internships, 2014 Edition

The Northwestern Mutual Internship Experience in Wichita

            Our internship program is more about developing people than selling products. You will go through several stages of training and development. Each phase has a specific purpose preparing you for a successful and rewarding internship experience. It will allow you to build a foundation of knowledge in the financial services industry, learning what it takes to be successful while sharpening your skills in communication and marketing to help build personal and professional self-confidence.

            Once you have completed our top-notch training, you will work with specialists and full-time financial representatives to make recommendations to help clients achieve their short- and long-term financial goals. You will discover the rewards that come from helping others as you bring a full-service approach to your clients' needs and provide guidance and solutions that will have a positive impact for years to come.

            Along the way you will have mentoring support that goes beyond just supervision and business coaching that leads you to success. And, if you are looking for leadership roles, you can work toward a position as a College Unit Director or Team Captain, giving you a jump start on the leadership track. Our values of growth, relationships, integrity and passion give college students the opportunity to learn how to effectively operate in the professional world while having fun at the same time. Upon completion of the Internship, participants are on the fast track to a profitable and fulfilling future, both at Northwestern Mutual and beyond.

Take advantage of the RPS Financial Internship Opportunity

Whether you know where your college education is taking you or you're still keeping your options open, you owe it to yourself to see if Northwestern Mutual's internship program with the Wichita office is right for you. Our Wichita office recruits in many career centers at the following colleges and universities:

  • Wichita State University
  • Kansas State University
  • Kansas University
  • Newman University
  • Friends University
  • Kansas Wesleyan University
  • Southwestern College
  • Sterling College
  • McPherson College
  • Emporia University
  • Washburn University
  • Hutchinson Community College
  • Butler Community College

If you are ready to be your own boss, set your own hours and make a positive impact on people's lives every day, then turn your dreams into reality and find out what an internship as a College Financial Representative with The RPS Financial Group can do for you.

Call our Director of Selection – Krista Swainsbury at (316) 265-8139 or (918) 724-7333

Career Changers

Changing careers doesn't have to be daunting. Coming from many different backgrounds and occupations, our financial representatives go on to develop successful business practices. With support from a quality organization, it can be an easy transition.

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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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