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We are PIMCO, a leading global asset management firm. We manage investments and develop solutions across the full spectrum of asset classes, strategies and vehicles: fixed income, equities, commodities, asset allocation, ETFs, hedge funds and private equity. PIMCO is one of the largest investment managers, actively managing more than $1.88 trillion in assets for clients around the world. PIMCO has over 2,800 employees in 17 offices globally. PIMCO is recognized as an innovator, industry thought leader and trusted advisor to our clients.
PIMCO is one of the world's premier fixed income investment managers with thousands of professionals around the world united in a single purpose: creating opportunities for our clients in every environment. Since 1971, we have brought innovation and expertise to our partnership with the institutions, financial advisors and millions of individual investors who entrust us with their assets. We aspire to cultivate performance and leadership through empowering our people, diversity of thought, and a commitment to an inclusive culture that engages in our global communities.
ABOUT THE ROLE The Client Operations team serves as a central operational liaison that focuses on oversight and enhancement to the portfolio event process including setting up new accounts and modifying existing portfolios. The incumbent will work cross functionally to uncover client needs, translate them into actionable plans, and execute accordingly. The incumbent will also work on operations-related projects associated with enhancing custodian communication, reporting optimization, and creating operational efficiency. RESPONSIBILITIES The Client Operations Associate ensures that all aspects of a portfolio event are handled properly and identifies opportunities to enhance processes and mitigate risks. The team will work cross functionally to identify, develop, and implement client solutions and enhance existing processes to improve the client experience. The team will assist in documenting project phases and creating summary reports for company management. This role will require working within a small PIMCO team environment and coordinating activities within several departments including: Client Management, Portfolio Management, Legal, Compliance, Funds Administration, Analytics, Performance, and Operations.
Bachelor's Degree required
3-7 years of professional experience within the financial markets, preferably focused on fixed income
Working or academic knowledge of economics, fixed income fundamentals, fixed income analytics, and/or portfolio management
Prior experience working in/with Client Management or Transitions Management
In process of obtaining or completion of CFA desirable
PROFESSIONAL SKILLS REQUIREMENTS
Excellent communication (verbal and written), facilitation, and interpersonal skills, including the ability to face off across all levels of an organization
Quick learner and adaptable to learn new processes, concepts, and skills
Highly motivated self-starter with the ability to work collaboratively and independently
Demonstrated competence in thinking strategically, analytically, conceptually, and innovatively, including the ability to synthesize and analyze data
Ability to multi-task, work in a demanding, fast-paced environment and handle multiple, competing priorities and projects with high quality output
Demonstrated ability to navigate unstructured processes and simultaneously manage responsibilities of multiple-concurrent projects and competing demands
Encourage a positive work environment and culture for all employees. Build a strong team by cultivating relationships and illustrating how individual team members affect the success of the entire project.
Participation in client lifecycle stages and shared ownership of key implementation decisions
PIMCO is committed to offering a comprehensive portfolio of employee benefits designed to support the health and wellbeing of you and your family. Benefits vary by location but may include:
Medical, dental, and vision coverage
Life insurance and travel coverage
401(k) (defined contribution) retirement savings, retirement plan, pension contribution from your first day of employment
Work/life programs such as flexible work arrangements, parental leave and support, employee assistance plan, commuter benefits, health club discounts, and educational/CFA certification reimbursement programs
Community involvement opportunities with The PIMCO Foundation in each PIMCO office