Full Job Description
American Century Investments® is a leading global asset manager with over 60 years of experience helping investors achieve their financial goals. Serving a broad client base including financial advisors, institutions and individual investors, we offer a wide range of investment strategies across a variety of investment disciplines.
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.
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.
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—or more than $1.5 billion since 2000—to the Stowers Institute for Medical Research, a 550-person, non-profit 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.
Headquartered in Kansas City, MO, we also have offices located in New York; London; Hong Kong; Sydney; El Segundo, CA (Los Angeles area); and Mountain View, CA (Silicon Valley).
For more information, please visit americancentury.com.
The primary responsibility of the Investment Analyst is to research prospective stocks and monitor current portfolio holdings for Global Value strategies, recommending purchases and sales.
Research individual securities and industry groups for the purpose of recommending purchase, sale, or holding of the securities
Fundamental analysis of individual companies includes, but is not limited to: reading company documents, interacting with company management, synthesizing "street" research and building independent company models
Maintain industry and/or company statistics that supplement the in-house database
Develop detailed understanding and knowledge of primarily large and mid-cap stocks
Attend investment conferences and company presentations
Highly motivated, intelligent self-starter with the ability to work independently and as a member of the team and able to identify priorities, plan, coordinate, and follow-through on assignments
Willing to internalize and implement American Century's focused investment process
Able to communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in written form with accuracy and attention to detail
Open minded, logical, determined, and highly ethical along with creativity, intellectual curiosity
Breadth of knowledge and interest suitable for covering multiple sectors
Strong investment research and analysis skills
1 to 5 years of buy-side, fundamental research experience required
Value orientation required
Coverage of U.S. stocks and non-U.S. stocks preferred
Multi-lingual, European languages or Japanese desired, but not required
EOE Policy Statement : 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.