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 $2.22 trillion in assets for clients around the world. PIMCO has over 3,000 employees in 20 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.
Internship positions are located at PIMCO's Newport Beach, CA Headquarters or Austin, TX
See yourself as an Investment Guideline Compliance Analyst: As part of PIMCO Investment Guideline Compliance, you'll be responsible for ensuring PIMCO's investment and strategic goals follow client guidelines and applicable regulations. You'll learn how each of the four Investment Guideline Compliance sub-groups facilitate the interpretation, coding, time of trade and post-trade monitoring for over 2,900 public funds and separate accounts, working closely with departments across the firm. You'll have the opportunity to participate in various ad hoc daily initiatives, such as inquiry resolution, scenario analysis and technology testing. Additionally, you'll focus on a specific initiative for which you'll complete detailed analysis, develop and present proposals and effect change to an existing workflow.
The PIMCO Internship Experience:
The PIMCO Internship Program runs for 10 weeks beginning in early/mid-June 2022
During Week 1, you'll participate in PIMCO Fundamentals Training, providing you with the skills, knowledge, and relationships that will prepare you for success
Alongside your colleagues, participate in PIMCO's Global Month of Volunteering , developed to heighten the impact of our employees' worldwide volunteer efforts
Join us for a variety of cross-divisional education, networking & social events!
Your supervisor, peer mentor, senior leaders and team offer guidance and mentorship throughout the summer
You'll receive feedback at mid- and end-of-summer as part of a formal review process to keep you on the path to meeting your summer goals
Want to learn more? Hear about The PIMCO Internship Experience from past interns & search for live virtual recruiting event live virtual recruiting events !
As a PIMCO intern, you'll receive competitive compensation, along with a transition bonus to help with relocation to one of our office locations
How you should apply: Applications open July 1, 2021. We review applications on a rolling basis and encourage you to apply by submitting your resume, cover letter & unofficial transcript as soon as you are ready.
What to expect during the interview process: After we receive your application, we'll conduct an initial resume & cover letter review. We'll send status updates throughout the process. You'll showcase your interests, skills, and personality by completing a one-way video interview using the Spark Hire platform
If selected to move forward, you'll meet with us during final-round interviews conducted live via Webex. Interviews typically consist of behavioral and technical concepts, as well as an Excel assessment.
You're eligible to apply if you:
Are an undergraduate currently pursuing a degree with an expected graduation date of December 2022 - June 2023
Have a minimum 3.2 cumulative collegiate grade point average on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent) at an accredited 4-year college or university
Are business proficient in English
You'll excel as an Investment Guideline Compliance Analyst if you:
Flourish in a challenging, fast-paced, professional environment with frequent shifts in priorities as business needs demand
Demonstrate advanced Microsoft Excel skills (Excel-based calculations, presenting data in the accurate format, simple macro builds, using Excel functions to analyze data)
Show an interest in the financial markets, macroeconomics, investment finance, and/or legal & compliance
Possess outstanding analytical skills & attention to detail with the ability to function efficiently and problem-solve
Show the following traits: ethical, collaborative, organized, flexible, high energy, self-starter, accountable, humble
Desire to contribute to and grow with the organization through a variety of developmental assignments
Have experience using MS Access, Business Objects, MS Excel VBA, SQL, and/or Bloomberg (recommended)