RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK – Good news for job seekers. Fidelity Investments says it is looking to hire 2,000 people – including 100 in the Triangle – for a variety of openings.
Declaring “We’re opening for business and hiring,” Fidelity announced the recruiting news early Monday.
- Financial consultants
- Licensed representatives
“These new roles will support and further strengthen our ability to deliver the best customer experience in the industry,” a company spokesperson says.
Fidelity operates a large campus in the Triangle with more than 3,000 employees.
The hiring comes as the world grapples with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic which has triggered the loss of more than 12 million jobs in the US alone.
“We have seen unprecedented engagement from our individual clients as well as 401(k), 403(b), defined benefit and stock plan participants, all of whom are turning to Fidelity to help them navigate this challenging environment. In addition, Fidelity, with its strong brand and differentiated client value, has seen significant business growth from investors opening new accounts,” said Kathy Murphy,
president of Personal Investing at Fidelity Investments, in a statement.
“To ensure we continue to provide this strong support to clients, we are stepping up and hiring advisors and other financial professionals to
continue helping them navigate their financial lives.”