Full Job Description
American Century Investments® is a leading global asset manager focused on delivering investment results and building long-term client relationships while supporting research that can improve human health and save lives. Founded in 1958, the firm’s 1,400 employees serve financial professionals, institutions, corporations and individual investors, offering a wide range of investment strategies across a variety of investment disciplines.
We are committed to providing institutional-quality, actively managed solutions with a performance-centered mindset. Our expertise spans global growth equity, global value equity, disciplined equity, multi-asset strategies, global fixed income, alternatives and ETFs.
Privately controlled and independent, we focus solely on investment management. This empowers us to align our decisions with client expectations and concentrate on their long-term money management needs.
Our culture of winning behaviors exemplifies our dedication to clients every single day. Delivering investment results enables us to distribute over 40% of our dividends—more than $1.7 billion — to the Stowers Institute for Medical Research, a 500-person, non-profit basic biomedical research organization with a controlling interest in American Century Investments. Our dividend payments provide ongoing financial support for the Institute’s work of uncovering the causes, treatments and prevention of life-threatening diseases, like cancer.
For more information, please visit americancentury.com.
The primary function of the Specialist – Investment Reporting is to support and maintain monthly and quarterly reports pertaining to the American Century family of products, competitive peer groups, benchmark indices, and the financial industry for ACIM senior leadership, the boards of the funds, clients, and collateral related to our products!
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Provide standard reporting on investment data (investment compositions, characteristics, and attribution for both portfolios and benchmark indices) to internal and external customers. Investment data must be delivered accurately and timely. Understand technical performance concepts to be used in the contribution to return and attribution models.
Provide non-standard (ad-hoc) reporting for customers, mining the requested data from various systems
Understand enterprise-wide and client reporting requirements to develop creative reporting solutions by integrating investment data from Eagle PACE, Factset, Aladdin, and other systems or third-party reporting tools.
Perform analytical reviews over large amounts of investment data to identify inconsistencies and/or inaccuracies enabling data to be included in reporting deliverables.
Understand data security and compliance considerations relating to the appropriate use of proprietary portfolio data (holdings, weights, transactions). Understand external data licensing issues regarding the accurate use of benchmark constituent data.
An undergraduate degree in Business, Finance, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Accounting, or equivalent work experience is required.
Enrollment in MBA and/or CFA program or demonstrated potential to complete preferred
3-5 years proven track record in the investment industry, financial markets, economics and finance, and different types of securities required
Problem-solving and analytical skills- ability to look at data and identify errors
Strong experience with SQL, Excel, macros, and graphing features
Operating knowledge of relational databases, technology & concepts
Experience with automated systems and technical aptitude
Knowledge of AWS (Amazon Web Services) tools Glue, Brew, Athena, and S3 (preferred) and ability to learn new technology
To ensure a safe and welcoming work environment for all employees, clients, and visitors, American Century Investments currently requires all U.S. based new hires to have submitted proof of having received the final dose of an approved COVID-19 vaccine prior to the position start date unless they have obtained a reasonable accommodation.
American Century Investments is committed to complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act and all other applicable Equal Employment Opportunity laws and regulations. As such, American Century strives to provide a reasonable accommodation to any qualified individual under the ADA to perform essential job functions.
American Century Investments believes all individuals are entitled to equal employment opportunity and advancement opportunities without regard to race, religious creed, color, sex, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age for individuals forty years of age and older, military and veteran status, sexual orientation, and any other basis protected by applicable federal, state and local laws. ACI does not discriminate or adopt any policy that discriminates against an individual or any group of individuals on any of these bases.
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