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Type of Role: Investments

Experience Level: Intern - Undergraduate

Location: Newport Beach, California

Salary: $180K - $180K

PIMCO is a global leader in active fixed income. With our launch in 1971 in Newport Beach, California, PIMCO introduced investors to a total return approach to fixed income investing. In the 50+ years since, we have worked relentlessly to help millions of investors pursue their objectives – regardless of shifting marketing conditions. As active investors, our goal is not just to find opportunities, but to create them. To this end, we remain firmly committed to the pursuit of our mission: delivering superior investment returns, solutions, and service to our clients.

2024 MBA Summer Intern – Product Strategist – Client Solutions & Analytics, US

Internship positions are located at PIMCO’s Newport Beach, CA Headquarters

Client Solutions

PIMCO’s Client Solutions Group leverages the firm’s intellectual capital and resources to assist clients across a broad range of investment issues. We seek to generate actionable investment insights by developing a comprehensive understanding of client objectives and drawing on PIMCO’s proprietary research and analytics, macroeconomic views and deep asset class expertise to analyze potential market opportunities and risks.

Solutions Strategists take the lead role in analyzing the drivers of risk and return in client portfolios and suggesting ways to optimize these portfolios for the road ahead. They become trusted advisors to PIMCO’s clients by delivering expertise in asset allocation, risk management, and investment strategies across all asset classes. Strategists frequently present their work to clients, consultants, and investment boards. Hence they must combine outstanding analytical skills and investment acumen with strong communication skills and empathy. In addition, Strategists develop new investment content and contribute to PIMCO’s thought leadership.

Career Development, Training and Mentoring

Every intern begins their summer with a formal week of training. The PIMCO Fundamentals training program will provide you with the skills, knowledge and relationships that will prepare you to succeed in your internship.  Your informal training will continue throughout the summer at PIMCO – everyday, in a perpetual learning environment.  In addition, you will be teamed with a seasoned professional who offers guidance and mentorship throughout the internship.

Desired candidates should possess the following characteristics:

  • Outstanding analytical and mathematical abilities
  • Passion for financial markets and investment strategies
  • Entrepreneurial, with results orientation and desire to make contributions to the growth of the Firm
  • Ability to articulate ideas/strategies clearly, both verbally and in writing
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively across the organization, including with senior level management
  • Ethical, team-oriented, organized, flexible, high-energy, self-starter, accountable, humble

Requirements

  • Pursuing an MBA degree with an emphasis in Finance and Economics or a related, quantitative/analytical field from an accredited, leading business school or university, or other equivalent Advanced Degree as it relates to the position, completion expected between Dec 2024 – June 2025.
  • Fluent in English

Summer Program Details

  • Starts in mid-June 2024, 10 weeks in length, Week 1 consists of PIMCO Fundamentals training
  • Cross-divisional education, networking & social events
  • Formal mentor program
  • Formal reviews/feedback at mid-summer and end-of-program

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: $ 180,000.00

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Statement

PIMCO recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, national origin, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender (including gender identity and expression), age, military or veteran status, disability (physical or mental), any factor prohibited by law, and as such affirms in policy and practice to support and promote the concept of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action, in accordance with all applicable federal, state, provincial and municipal laws. The company also prohibits discrimination on other basis such as medical condition, or marital status under applicable laws.

 

Applicants with Disabilities

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