ML&R Wealth Management Advisor Associate

ML&R Wealth Management Advisor Associate

Department: ML&R Wealth Management

Location: Downtown Austin, TX

ML&R Wealth Management, a subsidiary of Maxwell Locke & Ritter, the largest locally owned and managed accounting firm in the greater Austin area is seeking experienced talent to support the wealth  advisory  team. ML&R advisor associates manage client portfolios and participate in the advanced planning process to address client goals, estate planning, and tax considerations.

ML&R Wealth Management provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Benefits Include: 22 days paid time off (increases with firm tenure) plus eight paid holidays and two floating holidays, continuing professional education, 401(k) plan including profit sharing contribution, annual bonus through profit sharing plan, medical insurance, cafeteria plan including medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, dental insurance, vision insurance, term-life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, employee assistance program, paid parental leave and paid bereavement leave.

(Employees must work a minimum of 30 hours a week to be eligible for the following benefits:  Medical, Dental, Vision, Health Savings Account, Limited Purpose Medical Flexible Spending Account, Full Medical Flexible Spending Account, and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account, Term Life and AD&D, Long-term Disability and Employee Assistance Program.)

Other Perks Include: Family friendly and flexible work environment, firm-wide wellness program and onsite gym access at Frost Bank Tower, discounted monthly parking or commuter pass, complimentary in-office massages during busy season, formal coaching program, firm-wide community service activities, regular firm socials and team-building activities and much more!

Required Qualifications:

  • 3 years of relevant experience
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Strong communication and listening skills
  • Ability to process complex financial scenarios
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel


  • Portfolio management
    • Portfolio implementation
    • Rebalancing
    • Tax loss harvesting
  • Prepare for, take part in and follow up from client interactions
    • Consistent communication
    • Meeting participation
    • Meeting preparation
  • Consult with Wealth Advisor to provide strategic planning for clients
    • Retirement projection analysis (and asset allocation)
    • Tax planning
    • Estate planning
  • Manage client onboarding process

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Ability to bring advanced planning recommendations to the Wealth Advisor and the client
  • Deep understanding of our investment philosophy and ability to communicate our story clearly and with conviction
  • Ability to interact with team members to ensure a high level of service for our clients

More About ML&R Wealth Management

At ML&R Wealth Management, we take investing personally. ML&R Wealth Management advisors work to develop lasting relationships with our clients, keeping in touch to understand their changing goals and to provide an asset management strategy to help achieve them. Whenever our clients need sound financial advice, they have a direct line to a trusted advisor. For over 20 years, we have served individuals, families, businesses, and nonprofits with wealth management services, custom retirement and 401(k) plans, and portfolio management. We believe in accountability and transparency and operate as a fee-only advisor with fees calculated solely on assets under management.


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