RFP Specialist

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Date: May 24, 2019

Location: Los Angeles, CA, US, 90071

Company: Capital Group

Req ID:  29890
Experience Level: Professional 
Other Location(s): N/A  
Relocation offered: Yes
Travel required: e. No Selection

Come grow with us

At Capital Group, how we work is defined by shared values that include absolute integrity, respect and collaboration. But it’s more than that. It’s smart and highly driven people united in purpose to serve our investors and one another.

 

Bring your energy and unique perspective to Capital and you’ll have the opportunity to grow with us professionally, personally, and financially. You’ll be part of a team that genuinely cares about helping you succeed. You’ll work alongside talented colleagues, many of whom build long careers while progressing through multiple roles, establishing lifelong friendships and making a difference in our communities. In return for your contributions, you’ll receive premier compensation and benefits, and a company-funded retirement plan that ranks among the most generous.

 

Global Client Services is part of Capital Group’s Investment Operations organization, with offices in Los Angeles, London, Singapore, and Tokyo. GCS services Capital’s institutional clients, prospects and intermediaries, and supports institutional marketing, sales and distribution teams. The mission of GCS is to deliver a superior client experience and enable the distribution of Capital Group’s investment services globally. 
 

As an Investment Information Writer on the RFI/RFP team in Los Angeles, you will work both independently and as part of a team to complete written requests for information, due diligence, and new business proposals. Writers collaborate with peers, sales teams, investment specialists and other business partners to gather information and provide written responses covering Capital Group and Capital Group strategies/funds to a broad institutional audience. They also serve as a general resource to the business for RFI/RFP related information and may participate in content development initiatives, process improvements, and project related work.
 

Overtime and schedule flexibility may be required.


Responsibilities:
•    Researches and gathers information needed to fulfill RFIs, RFPs and due diligence requests. 
•    Collaborates with senior associates on more complex requests
•    Demonstrates a working knowledge of investment strategies and general portfolio statistics and ability to analyze data and information 
•    Independently manage workload in a high volume, deadline driven environment
•    Participate in projects and initiatives as requested by leadership

 

Qualifications:
•    Undergraduate degree
•    4+ years of experience in the investment management or financial services industry with a working knowledge of investments and general portfolio statistics
•    Strong attention to detail, organizational skills, and a high level of intellectual curiosity
•    Excellent communication skills including strong written, verbal and listening skills
•    Demonstrated success in managing competing priorities
•    Skilled at fostering positive working relationships and ability to collaborate with others
•    Ability to problem solve, balance stakeholder needs, and navigate through ambiguity
•    MS Office, PMAPS or other proposal software preferred

 

Company Overview:
Founded in 1931, Capital Group is one of the world’s largest and most trusted investment management companies and home to the American Funds. We manage more than US$1.7 trillion in assets, and our 7,500 associates make our clients their first priority every day. When we do our job right, millions of investors around the world fulfill their dreams and financial goals, from home ownership and higher education, to a comfortable retirement. Our long-term investment results and outstanding service set us apart from our competitors, while our workplace sets us apart from other employers. 

 

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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