Your career as a Financial Representative can be summed up in three words:

Independence—You build your local practice the way you want to—choosing your hours, your clients, and the financial specialties you want to pursue. You measure your success.

Income—Your compensation is not dictated by corporate guidelines or somebody else's opinion. Your own hard work and determination control it. Your earnings potential is virtually as unlimited as your energy, commitment and drive.

Impact—Your impact is lasting because as part of our team, you don't just sell products, you help identify your clients' financial goals and objectives and build relationships with your clients—relationships that often last a lifetime.

A career with Northwestern Mutual is unique—one that is as unique as you are. Why not see if you've got what it takes? We look forward to hearing from you.


Interested in a Career in Insurance and Financial Planning?

If you would like to apply, or learn more about a career in Insurance and Financial Planning, please connect with Nicci Poehling, our Director of Recruitment and Selection. Send your cover letter and resume to: or call Nicci at: 913-669-0258.

Nicci Poehling | Director of Recruitment and Selection

Nicci Poehling grew up in Overland Park, Kansas before she moved to Lincoln to attend the University of Nebraska at Lincoln – College of Business. There she worked in the college’s marketing & communications department working on pieces for the annual CBA magazine. Poehling joined Northwestern Mutual as a recruiting & PR intern in 2014. In 2016, she became a financial representative and graduated with a bachelor’s of science degree in marketing. She changed roles in 2017 to the director of selection & recruitment where she found her passion. Poehling works to recruit and retain talent in Lincoln for our office and loves what she does. 

She lives in Lincoln with her two dogs, Baxter and Bocephus, and her fiancé, Mark Peterson. She enjoys exploring the city, meeting new people, traveling and cooking. She would love to have a conversation with you about our career opportunities – let’s connect!


Northwestern Mutual financial representatives have the opportunity to determine their own financial futures while making an impact on others.

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