Looking to hire a part time admin assistant in a small RIA office. Someone with experience in a professional office who can appreciate flexible hours. How would you go about finding such a person?

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I have the exact scenario you are describing and it is working amazingly well 7 months in. I used my community contacts and put posts on their FB pages, Linkedin, etc. i was very open and honest and typed basically just what you said below. Flex time, part time, any time, just take exceptional care of my clients and keep me organized. Ended up with 4 people interested and 2 with financial experience. Ended up hiring a male whose wife is an executive. He has 16 years banking operations experience and is great with clients. He works between 15 and 35 hours a week depending on what we have going on. I say go for it! Throw the bait in the water and see what happens.

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I must ask - what is the pay arrangement?

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Would it be too much to hope for experience in another investment advisor, broker or insurance office? A CFP or candidate would also be welcome. Thoughts and ideas anyone?

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Depending on what you need there are plenty of internet based solutions where you may not need anyone

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Your wholesalers may know of people looking. I get requests like this all the time and usually can find someone looking to make a move.

We used ZipRecruiter for our last placement. We got a ton of interest and hired a great individual and it wasn’t very expensive.

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