Passion into Action

Are you passionate about improving the financial future of others?  Join us and start an exciting and challenging career with Skylight.  A place where great people collaborate. A culture which supports your goals.

Why choose Skylight?

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Make a Difference

Everything we do centers on our clients.  You’ll get to help people and give them confidence about their future and the future of their families.

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Be Independent Without Being Alone

Be the entrepreneur you always dreamed of with the freedom to control your destiny. All this with our unwavering support.

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Work Smart

You’ll have the freedom to set your schedule, work smarter and balance the things you like doing both inside and outside of work.

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Have Fun

We are a friendly and down-to-earth team.  We have lots of awesome events like tailgates, BBQs, firm parties and Happy Hours.

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Grow with Us

You will be trained, mentored and inspired by our ongoing structured training program which gives you all the tools you need to run and grow your practice.

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Be Rewarded

Hard work is rewarded with unlimited income potential and the opportunity to earn commissions, bonuses, incentive trips and more.

Where do you fit in?

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Recent College Grads

Want to kick-start a career without limits? Then come and work with us and learn from among the best in the industry - there’s no better place to start building a successful business.

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Experienced Financial Professionals

Join us and take your business to the next level.  At Skylight, your clients’ goals will always come first. You will be part of a great team and will get all the support you need to ensure your continued success.

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Career Changers

Ready for a new challenge? Join us to leverage your previous experiences while trying something new that helps others and gives you the freedom of being a business owner.

Check out our current positions

The Recruitment Process

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Send us your resume.
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Have an interview with us.
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Receive an offer and start onboarding.
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Start your business!

Life at Skylight

Where our winning culture is based on collaboration, community, and connection.

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“What I value most is that everyone gets what it is to operate as one team.  It’s great to be able to walk in each day and be surrounded by good people who are excited to be there and are ready to help each other.”

Sean Neri, Financial Planner
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“What I like most is the unlimited possibilities presented to me daily to build a successful business. With a great team of people around me and excellent resources, there is nothing that keeps me from achieving my goals.”

Amie Fox, CFP®, ChFC®, CLTC, Partner & Financial Planner
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“It’s truly a mentoring atmosphere and everyone’s door is always open.”

Sara Canterbury, FSCP®, Senior Associate & Financial Planner
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“I tell aspiring planners that it’s not going to be easy.  You’re a business owner, not an employee. But if you do the right thing over time, the future will provide more than you could ever imagine.”

Ryan Puckett, MBA, CLTC Partner and Financial Planner
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“We provide ongoing training that is not only comprehensive but is based on real-life scenarios and taps into the vast experience of your in-house team.”

Kathryn Bryan, Ph.D., MBA, Financial Planner and Director of Development

Your direction, your decision

A workplace to be proud of

Meet Our Recruitment Team

Charles Cooper CLU®, LUTCF®, Managing Director, Cincinnati

“I love getting the chance to help change the lives of every person I work with.  Helping someone accomplish a level of success they never dreamed of is one of my life’s greatest joys.”

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Trisha Rutherford, Director of Operations, Cincinnati

“I am passionate about recruiting because I am passionate about people.  Their motivations, success, behaviors and even their failures. Knowing we provide an experienced infrastructure to support each one of these items drives me to share who we are and what we do.”

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Jonathan Mardis MBA, Associate Managing Director, Cincinnati

“I am dedicated to and passionate about recruiting, training and motivating talent.  It’s about showing and going first.  Where everything you do as leader is with and for that person.”

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Mark Owens, Managing Director, Cleveland

“I love helping young entrepreneurial professionals discover our industry and the personal satisfaction that comes from helping others.”

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James Hailey, Director of Accountability, Cleveland

“In building a championship culture, it is imperative we attract and retain championship caliber individuals.  I love the process of connecting with and vetting those kinds of people to uncover that “achiever spark.”

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Jeff Logan, Firm Ambassador & Managing Director, Columbus

“We do not create jobs, we provide opportunities for careers that allow you to help change people’s lives and become a trusted advisor.  There is no greater feeling than being respected by clients.”

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Kris Click, Director of Recruitment, Columbus

“As someone who cares about others and making a difference in the community, I believe that having the opportunity to improve someone’s life is absolutely immeasurable in both value and worth.”

Marty Bretz CASL®, ChFC®, CLTC, CLU®, Director of Accountability, Columbus

“I get great pleasure in helping new recruits understand what it takes to be successful in this industry.  Teaching and coaching them to put their clients first and helping them reap the rewards is a true joy to me.”

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Mike Buganski, Managing Director, Toledo

“Our advisors are given the opportunity for the three I’s (unlimited Income potential, Impact on the Community, and Independence). I am passionate to find those unique individuals who are seeking these qualities.”

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Mary Gensler, Recruiting Coordinator, Toledo

“Recruiting new planners is a win-win venture.  Our firm grows by bringing in great people who want to help make a difference in their client’s lives. Our state-wide team works together to accomplish this.”

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Angela Barney CLU®, Director of Accountability, Toledo

“One of the greatest highs in the business is working with new planners as they discover their own potential to help others and gain while giving.  It’s exciting and rewarding!”

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Careers

Visit us at one of our many upcoming Career Fairs.

Intern Program

Jumpstart Your Financial Planning Career with Skylight's Intern Program

Our much sought after summer intern program will not only offer you an intensive hands-on learning experience but the opportunity to meet great people and learn from among the best in the business.