Local Network. Expert Guidance.

At Northwestern Mutual, it's about opportunity. Opportunity for personal development, opportunity for growth, and opportunity for success.

Our financial representatives are given the opportunity to work for themselves as entrepreneurs, and our clients are given the opportunity to work with someone in their local community who has the experience necessary to analyze their needs and help them find the best financial solutions available to them.

As part of Northwestern Mutual, the financial representatives of Northwestern Mutual with locations in Minneapolis, Edina, Eden Prairie, Woodbury, St. Cloud, and Duluth are dedicated to providing expert guidance and innovative solutions to help clients identify and meet their financial goals throughout the different stages of life. They have the knowledge and skill to help you develop a personalized financial plan that evolves over time and helps you both minimize financial risk and maintain financial security.


Interested in a Career with Northwestern Mutual?

Are you interested in being your own boss? Do you want to make a positive impact in the lives of others every day? Turn these dreams into reality with a career as a Northwestern Mutual Financial Representative. Our extensive ongoing training and mentoring will give you a foundation for success and the materials you need for continued development.

Not sure if a career as a financial representative is right for you? Or, are you unsure about which profession best suits you? Take our Self-Employment Screen to find out! Click on "Take the First Step" to access it.



Northwestern Mutual Makes the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal's Wealth Management Book of Lists

FEBRUARY 2018 – Northwestern Mutual – Minneapolis landed on the list of Largest Wealth Management Firms again, ranking #19! View the full list here!



Star Tribune Names Northwestern Mutual a 2017 Top 150 Workplace

JUNE 2017 – For the second year in a row, Northwestern Mutual – Minneapolis was named one of the Top 150 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune! Read more about our career opportunities and what makes our team special on our Careers page. 



Joshua Alan Oertli

Joshua Alan Oertli, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®, RICP®

Managing Director


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

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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

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Top Ten Internship for 22 Straight Years

- Vault Guide to Internships, 2018 edition

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Largest Dividend Payout In Company History

In 2019, we expect the largest dividend payout for life and disability income insurance policyowners in company history. Read more.

If You Live For It, We’ll Help You Plan For It.

See what our version of financial planning looks like. Read now.

Our Strength Is Your Strength

For more than 160 years, we’ve been there for people when they need us most, through all economic conditions. We’re pleased to announce that 2017 was another strong year. Read more.


To learn more about Northwestern Mutual Investment Services, LLC and its financial representatives, visit: FINRA BrokerCheck