CAMPUS: Compliance Summer Associate (2021-2022 Recruiting Season)

Date: Jan 14, 2022

Location: Los Angeles, CA, US, 90071

Company: Capital Group

Req ID: 47042 

Location: Los Angeles, CA 

Other location(s): N/A 

Relocation benefits offered: Yes 

Travel required: None 


“I can be myself at work.”


You define yourself by more than just a job title, and we want you to feel comfortable bringing your true self to work. We value your talents, your traditions and your take on the world  ̶  everything that makes you unique. We’re working hard to advance diversity, equity and inclusion in our organization and our communities because we know that what makes us different makes us better.


We want you to feel a strong sense of belonging. We value and welcome your experiences, ideas and identity. Over 40 employee resource groups unite our people and help to develop our collective empathy through unfiltered conversations about race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, faith, disabilities, mental health and so much more.


“I can lead a full life.”


  • You’ll have countless development opportunities through our on-demand development system, 360 feedback and a dedicated support team.
  • You’ll cultivate meaningful relationships through opportunities to interact with our employee resource groups and community service events.
  • You’ll get exposure to global leadership through our speaker series.



COVID-19 HIRING: Our recruiting and onboarding activities are virtual during the pandemic and we’ve transitioned to a work-from-home environment until further notice. We are offering generous work-from-home benefits to improve our associate’s ability to work remotely.



“I can succeed as a Compliance Summer Associate at Capital Group.”


As a Compliance Summer Associate based in Los Angeles, you will work with other associates on meaningful projects and daily compliance work that directly supports the Legal and Compliance group. Some areas of focus may include Code of Ethics, Derivative Compliance, and Portfolio and Global Reporting Compliance. You will also have exposure to multiple areas of the business. With over 150 associates globally, the Legal and Compliance group provides guidance and support to all areas of our business as we navigate the highly regulated industry in which we operate. Working in partnership with our businesses, our team helps to ensure compliance with laws and regulations around the globe, advising on potential areas of risk and helps to shape and implement the strategic priorities of the organization.


“I can do meaningful work.”


  • You’ll research, collect and review documents for various regulatory filings, exams, audits, etc.
  • You’ll interact with internal business groups to obtain the necessary information.
  • You’ll participate in various ad hoc projects, such as process developments and improvements and review of policies and procedures.
  • You’ll work with other internal business groups to implement necessary changes in controls/processes to meet the demands of our ever-changing business needs globally.
  • You’ll perform additional responsibilities as assigned as business needs will ultimately drive the important work that you will contribute to.


“I am the person Capital Group is looking for.”


  • You will be graduating with your bachelor’s degree in Communications, Business, International Relations, a data related field or related focus in May/June 2023. Students pursuing their MBA are welcome to apply.
  • You have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
  • You demonstrate sound judgement in resolving routing matters.
  • You demonstrate initiative by identifying issues for managers/others.
  • You have effective written and oral communications skills with team members and managers.
  • You are able to prioritize work and complete in a timely manner.
  • You enjoy collaborating and working effectively as part of a team.
  • You demonstrate working knowledge of regulatory compliance standards and ability to apply them to work assignments.


“I can apply in less than 4 minutes.”


You’ve reviewed this job posting and you’re ready to start the candidate journey with us. Apply now to move to the next step in our recruiting process. If this role isn’t what you’re looking for, check out our other opportunities and join our talent community.


“I can learn more about Capital Group.” 


At Capital Group, the success of the people who invest with us depends on the people in whom we invest. That’s why we offer a culture, compensation and opportunities that empower our associates to build successful and prosperous careers. Through nine decades, our goal has been to improve people’s lives through successful investing. We know that our history is a testament to the strength of the people we hire. More than 7,800 associates in 30+ offices around the world help our clients and each other grow and thrive every day. Find us on LinkedIn, Glassdoor, FairyGodBoss, DiversityJobs and Instagram.


We are an equal opportunity employer, which means we comply with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit discrimination when making all decisions about employment. As equal opportunity employers, our policies prohibit unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including gender and gender identity), pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, AIDS/HIV status, political activities or affiliations, military or veteran status, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. 

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