Fundamental Research Group Senior Manager

Date: Jul 29, 2022

Location: New York, CA, US, 10022

Company: Capital Group

Req ID: 52835 

Location: New York

Other location(s): N/A 


“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


Capital Group is seeking to hire a dynamic business leader to bring their energy and expertise to our world-class research organization.  As the Fundamental Research Group Senior Manager, you will build strong relationships with team members and local stakeholders to proactively anticipate needs and the skills required to deliver exceptional research.  You will collaborate with peer managers in the U.S., Europe and Asia, as well as the Fundamental Research Group leader, and Advisory Group to support evolving business needs.  You will set the tone, engage associates, and drive the business with a primary focus on the Eastern United States and building relationships with partner financial institutions and premier business schools. You will play an important role in inspiring and developing associates and supporting Capital Group’s long-term strategy.   


“I am the person Capital Group is looking for”

  • You are natural connector of people and ideas with a broad and active network on Wall Street and in academia. You enjoy engaging with your peers at partner financial institutions and top business schools.
  • You are a talent magnet. You inspire others to find their path. You love making new connections, speaking engagements and assisting others in their career and personal development goals.
  • You are entrepreneurial. Daring enough to explore new ideas, but pragmatic enough to let them fail fast.
  • You have a strategic mindset, able to define, communicate, and execute the Fundamental Research Group objectives and strategic priorities.
  • You have a deep understanding of the investment and research process, and are able to manage the regional and global research workflow, with a focus on delivering best-in-class research, operating efficiently, and maintaining close partnerships with the investment group.
  • You are a hands-on leader, able to assess, develop and provide day-to-day oversight to the regional research team; Provide clear and thoughtful objective-setting and foster an inclusive and engaging environment focused on collaboration and innovation.
  • You are an advocate for innovation and efficiency, ensuring that the research team has the tools, resources, access, and guidance to be successful.
  • You are partnership-oriented, able to maintain strong working relationships with the investment group and key stakeholders in the region.
  • You are a natural facilitator, able to coordinate rich and engaging communication for the regional and global team, including Town Halls, CG updates, etc.


“I am capable of…”

  • Setting the Tone - You bring Capital Group’s culture to life, working cooperatively with associates across the organization to achieve shared objectives; credit others for their contributions and accomplishments; gain the trust and support of others. You possess the ability to influence and deliver concise, well-organized presentations and messages to diverse audiences.
  • Driving the Business - You demonstrate exceptional knowledge of the Asset Management and Investment Banking industries, and possesses the ability to build, grow, and lead Capital Group’s Fundamental Research Group in the Eastern United States.  You encourage diverse thinking and can take a creative idea and put it into practice. You demonstrate sound judgement in resolving matters of high complexity.
  • Engaging People - You are inspiring and able to influence colleagues, direct reports and supervisors on a local and global basis.  You are a present, hands-on leader and have a proven track record of being able to effectively engage and communicate with employees and stakeholders at all levels.
  • Challenging Yourself – You bring patience and humility to your interactions with team members and stakeholders, and continually seek new ways to grow and be challenged as a leader.


“I can succeed at Capital”

  • You possess a minimum of eight years of relevant industry experience, including extensive experience leading teams.
  • You have a passion for driving business outcomes, and a deep understanding of the financial services industry, investment markets, and regulatory environment.
  • You bring a deep analytical mindset, with knowledge of local policies, practices, trends, technology and information affecting the team, Capital Group, and the asset management industry overall.
  • You have a successful track record working in a global, matrixed environment.
  • You have completed my undergraduate degree (Advanced degree preferred).
  • You possess excellent oral and written communication skills in English.


“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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