Undergraduate Recruiting

We are PIMCO, a leading global asset management firm. We manage investments and develop solutions across the full spectrum of asset classes, strategies and vehicles: fixed income, equities, commodities, asset allocation, ETFs, hedge funds and private equity. PIMCO is one of the largest investment managers, actively managing more than $1.72 trillion* in assets for clients around the world. PIMCO has over 2,400 employees in 14 offices globally. PIMCO is recognized as an innovator, industry thought leader and trusted advisor to our clients.

Businesses Recruiting Undergraduate Candidates at PIMCO

Client Management/Global Wealth Management
(Supported by Account Analysts, BDS Analysts and Internal Sales Analysts)
Client portfolio specialist: Responsible for the PIMCO relationship with clients
Product Management
(Supported by Product Analysts)
Strategy expert: Develops product/vehicle areas as businesses
Portfolio Management
(Supported by Portfolio Analysts & Cash Desk Analysts)
Portfolio strategist: Performs core research and/or trading activities
Business Management
(Supported by Marketing Analysts)
Business Administrator; Depending on area of expertise, focuses on developing firm-wide technology and analytics, provides timely record keeping and investment support, executes compliance and regulatory functions, creates and implements marketing strategies or identifies and supports human capital.


Key Skill Sets and Individual Characteristics

Client Management/Global Wealth Management (Account Analysts, BDS Analysts & Internal Sales Analysts)

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Passion for macroeconomics
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Communication skills
  • Relationship-building ability

Product Management (Product Analysts)

  • Product-specific expertise
  • Analytical ability, strategic
  • Passion for macroeconomics
  • Communication & writing skills
  • Hunger for innovation

Portfolio Management (Portfolio Analysts & Cash Desk Analysts)

  • Quantitative rigor, strong math skills
  • Desire for a high-pressure, high-activity environment (trade floor)
  • Persuasive communication abilities
  • Passion for idea generation

Business Management (Marketing Analysts)

  • Creative
  • Detail and process oriented
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Project management skills
  • Strong communication and writing ability

Key Skill Sets and Individual Characteristics

  • Strong interest in the financial markets, macroeconomics and investment finance
  • Demonstrated leadership and commitment through past experiences
  • Ability to articulate ideas/strategies clearly, both verbally and in writing
  • Personable, ability to develop client relationships into strategic partnerships
  • Ethical, collaborative, organized, flexible, high-energy, self-starting, accountable, humble, mature
  • Finance/capital markets coursework is recommended
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Excel and the Microsoft Office Suite

Account Analyst

Alternative Funds Finance Analyst

Business Development Support Analyst

U.S. Global Wealth Management Sales Analyst

Human Resources Analyst

Product Analyst

Portfolio Analyst

Client Information Strategy Analyst

Marketing Analyst

Technology Analyst

EMEA Global Wealth Management Analyst