Investment Operations Associate

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Date: Feb 23, 2019

Location: Norfolk, VA, US, 23513

Company: Capital Group

Req ID:  25085
Experience Level: Entry-Level 
Other Location(s): N/A   

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.

Our Investment Operations group has approximately 800 associates globally, supporting core components of the investment process and growth of the business through optimized, durable and scalable processes designed to achieve our company’s long-term objectives. 

As an Associate based in Norfolk, you will work with other associates on meaningful projects and daily production work that directly support the investment operations process. 

What you may do:

  • Perform all necessary checks and controls to ensure the integrity of financial data for our products
  • Ensure accurate and timely calculation and distribution of fund net asset values and income distributions for daily priced funds
  • Support investment professionals through transaction processing and settlement
  • Maintain the funds’ books and records and ensure calculation of the funds’ prices and distributions
  • Build and maintain data records for all equity, fixed income and derivative instruments used to facilitate trading, compliance, accounting, reporting and research
  • Provide timely and representative equity and fixed income prices and foreign exchange rates; verify corporate actions are reflected in market prices
  • Drive operational excellence through continuous improvement work
  • Leverage data and analytics to drive robust problem solving

Who we're looking for:

  • You are currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in senior standing, or pursuing a Master’s in Accounting
  • You have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
  • You have an interest in pursuing a career in financial services
  • You have demonstrated leadership in extra-curricular activities
  • You express ideas effectively and interact professionally with others
  • You are a continuous learner, with a hunger for knowledge
  • You are highly collaborative

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$1.39 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. 

Nearest Major Market: Hampton Roads

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