Fixed Income Investment Analyst-Municipal Bonds

Date: Apr 5, 2021

Location: Los Angeles, CA, US, 90025

Company: Capital Group

Req ID: 40283 

 

“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 influence my income.”

 

You want to feel recognized at work. Your performance will be reviewed annually, and your compensation will be designed to motivate and reward the value that you provide. You’ll receive a competitive salary, bonuses and benefits. Your company-funded retirement contribution will be the equivalent of 15% of your annual pay (including bonuses).

 

“I can lead a full life.”

 

You bring unique goals and interests to your job and your life. Whether you’re raising a family, you’re passionate about where you volunteer, or you want to explore different career paths, we’ll give you the resources that can set you up for success.

  • Enjoy generous time-away and health benefits from day one, with the opportunity for flexible work options
  • Receive 2-for-1 matching gifts for your charitable contributions and the opportunity to secure annual grants for the organizations you love
  • Access on-demand professional development resources that allow you to hone existing skills and learn new ones

 

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 Municipal Bonds Analyst at Capital Group.”

 

Capital Group seeks bright, highly motivated and self-directed individuals for an Fixed Income Investment Analyst opportunity to be based in either our West Los Angeles or New York office.  As an analyst, you will be responsible for the research, analysis, interpretation and dissemination of financial and market information upon which investment decisions are made.  All Investment Analysts at Capital Group manage assets within their first year in areas of high conviction in the market.

 

As a Fixed Income Investment Analyst, you will conduct fundamental financial and macro analysis of bonds from a variety of issuers and industries within the municipal bond universe. You will engage in primary, direct research; make investment recommendations to portfolio managers; and, directly manage a portfolio of securities within your sector coverage.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Engage in primary, direct research in area of coverage, and make investment recommendations to portfolio managers;
  • Assess relative value of a bond across the issuer’s security structure, industry, and across the broad bond universe, with the objective of recommending investment action;
  • Analyze economic, financial and industry trends, and proactively communicate these findings with other analysts and portfolio managers;
  • Maintain contact with issuer stakeholders and industry participants on a regular basis;
  • Manage a portfolio of securities drawn from your sector coverage; and,
  • Produce, as necessary, written reports and regular updates.

 

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

 

Selection criteria:

  • Superior research and valuation skills and the drive to develop and share investment insight from multiple angles;
  • Demonstrated fundamental research experience in the municipal bonds market.
  • Excellent communication skills – strong written and oral presentation capabilities; and, ability to work proactively and creatively in a team environment.

 

Experience:

  • The ideal candidate will have 5-8 years of municipal bond market experience.
  • MBA and/or CFA desired but not required.

 

“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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