Investment Product Management Product Manager-Core

Date: May 13, 2022

Location: Los Angeles, CA, US, 90071

Company: Capital Group

Req ID: 43121 

Location: Los Angeles, CA 

Other location(s): Los Angeles (CA) 

Relocation benefits offered: Yes 

Travel required: a. Up to 25% 


“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




“I can succeed as the Investment Product Management Product Manager-Core at Capital Group.”


The Investment Product Management Product Manager-Core demonstrates deep fixed income expertise and applies it in support of Capital Group’s (CG’s) core bond suite.  Works independently on standardized/recurring assignments as well as original product and market insights and more complex projects. Plays a key role in developing and delivering product messaging for our core bond suite.  Engages with the Investment Directors and Investment Groups to foster understanding of investment strategies and with distribution partners to best articulate positioning within the marketplace.


  • You can develop deep understanding and act as lead IPM subject matter expert (SME) for CG’s core bond suite, in collaboration with Investment Directors (client-facing PMs)
    • You can serve as the primary resource to various internal groups (e.g., sales) and clients regarding product and investment strategy inquiries
  • You will participate in and, at times, lead projects related to product development, product messaging and product growth
  • You can have product development project responsibilities that may include competitive analysis, development of new value propositions, and/or partnering with the Investment Group to help design and articulate a new strategy
  • You can lead product messaging project efforts range from researching and recommending a different content framework across CG strategies to crafting large sales campaigns in partnership with sales and marketing associates
  • You can ensure information regarding our investment strategies is accurately represented
  • You may assist with product literature circulations (e.g., print, web) and recommend content changes to writers/content team as needed
  • You help identify product changes and enhancements (as it relates to investment strategy) to ensure relevant materials are updated
  • You assist with periodic review of product information in Request for Proposal responses and various third-party databases; provide net new responses content as needed
  • You perform original research, typically concerning a designated set of strategies, which entails data sourcing, analysis of data, and effective articulation of insights and conclusions
  • You can be responsible for written insights /reports for both internal and external audiences
  • You can utilize industry publications, industry databases (e.g., Morningstar Direct, eVestment, Bloomberg, Aladdin, FactSet), internal proprietary databases and additional internal resources as needed
  • You may manage or mentor more junior associates


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

  • You may have a suggested minimum 7 years of experience in fixed income investment-related roles with a preference towards experience with core bond strategies
  • You may have a suggested minimum 10 years of work experience, financial services sector preferred
  • You demonstrate in-depth knowledge of investment strategies, sales and marketing approach, and services offered and is able to apply it to work assignments. 
  • You exhibit knowledge in industry practices and trends and demonstrates ability to apply this knowledge to help promote and defend CG investment services.
  • You demonstrate effective written and oral communication skills, including the ability to adapt messaging to various audiences, including senior business leaders and clients
  • You have the ability to develop both product and project plans with little direction and to execute in a collaborative manner with attention to detail
  • You have strong analytical skills with the ability to develop recommendations and support assertions with relevant quantitative and qualitative data
  • You demonstrate initiative by identifying issues and recommending solutions
  • You have the ability to collaborate and work effectively as part of a team
  • You can demonstrate intellectual curiosity and strong analytical skills
  • Bachelor’s degree required; MBA or CFA charter, a plus
  • You may have occasional travel
  • FINRA licenses preferred (SIE, 7, 66) or willing to obtain




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“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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