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.
Are you seeking an opportunity to engage directly with the asset management markets through a reputable firm in KC?
Here at ACI, we have crafted a robust internship experience, with continual training and mentoring throughout the summer. Interns will then apply that knowledge to significant opportunities and projects.
In this internship, you will...
Assess the efficacy of internal control policies and procedures intended to mitigate identified risks that could prevent management from achieving its objectives. You will be working in an interactive team environment.
Here are some attributes that we are looking for in our next intern:
Model the American Century Investments Winning Behaviors- Client Focused, Courageous and Accountable, Collaborative, Curious and Adaptable, Competitive Drive
Passion for gaining experience within the finance industry and an aim to learn more about the operations of asset management companies through the lens of internal audit.
Here's what will make you standout:
A current Junior or Senior Undergraduate/Masters, currently enrolled fulltime in Management Science, Finance, Accounting or other applicable fields
Exposure and familiarity with any of the following: business management, financial services, data analytics, managerial finance, accounting, audit, or business law.
Here's Why You Should Choose ACI:
Our interns receive competitive pay, as well as 401k eligibility for contributions
Mentor Program: a designated mentor will be assigned to you during your time with us to provide career coaching and mentorship
Housing assistance for any interns that join us with a permanent residence outside of the Kansas City Metro Area
Access to Business Resource Groups that you can ally and participate in (Diversity, Women in Finance, LGBTQ+, Emerging Professionals, Veterans)
Casual dress code, Business dress code for external meetings
A robust social and philanthropic calendar of events hosted just for interns!
10 Week Program
40 hours a week, typically between 8am-5pm CST
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.