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PIMCO is seeking a Senior Compliance Officer to join its global compliance team within the Legal and Compliance Department, focusing on the U.S. Registered Funds 38a-1 compliance program. This includes open-end funds, exchange-traded funds, closed-end funds, business development companies, and interval funds. The ideal candidate will be based in PIMCO's New York Office and will play a crucial role in supporting the Funds' Chief Compliance Officer and the U.S. Registered Funds team.
Provide direct support to U.S. registered closed-end funds, particularly those operating as interval funds or business development companies
Implement and adapt the compliance program to new regulatory requirements
Conduct annual reviews of the Funds, Adviser and broader , compliance policies, and procedures
Assist in the oversight of the Fund's affiliated and third-party service providers
Maintain an understanding of investment company, broker-dealer, and investment advisory compliance policies, regulatory focus areas, and their relevance to U.S. Registered Funds
Develop and oversee the U.S. Registered Funds compliance program, ensuring adherence to policies and procedures and federal securities laws
Administer the funds' compliance program, including compliance with co-investment exemptive relief granted by the SEC
Support compliance program enhancements in response to evolving regulatory requirements and business changes
Participate in the Fund's risk assessment and testing program, including developing a risk matrix, documenting testing plans, executing testing procedures, and identifying enhancements based on test results
Oversee the Fund's service providers, conducting due diligence, monitoring risks and controls, and documenting issue resolution
Experience in drafting and coordinating executive level reporting to the Board of Independent Trustees including the Annual Written Report of the Fund CCO
Collaborate with various stakeholders to address regulatory matters including external counsel and stakeholders in other PIMCO departments
Demonstrate initiative, integrity, and a commitment to PIMCO's values and ethical principles
Qualifications & Skills
Bachelor's degree or equivalent required; a JD is considered a plus
5-8 years of relevant experience in a major financial services firm or global asset manager, with a focus on '40 Act products such as closed-end funds, interval funds, or business development companies
Comprehensive knowledge of regulatory frameworks applicable to U.S. investment managers and broker-dealers, including familiarity with the Investment Company Act of 1940, Investment Advisers Act, and FINRA rules
A solid background in various investment strategies, including fixed income, alternatives, derivatives, commodities, and equity, across different investment products
Strong analytical skills and attention to detail, with an independent and collaborative work ethic
Creative drive and efficient use of Excel and analytical tools for data analysis
Exceptional organizational abilities, capable of prioritizing tasks, meeting deadlines, and adapting to changing business needs
Strong communication, presentation, and analytical skills, with the ability to think critically and balance regulatory requirements with business perspectives
Team-oriented with a global mindset, cultural sensitivity, and proficiency in MS Office suite
PIMCO follows a total compensation approach when rewarding employees which includes a base salary and a discretionary bonus. Base salary is the fixed component of compensation that is determined by core job responsibilities, relevant experience, internal level, and market factors. The discretionary bonus is used to award performance and therefore is determined by company, business, team, and individual performance.
Salary Range: $ 150,000.00 - $ 225,000.00
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