Investment Compliance Co-Op

MFS Investments Boston , MA 02298

Posted 7 days ago

Whether you're an investment professional, an expert in sales or a technology specialist, you'll find a culture at MFS that supports you in doing what you do best. Our employees work together to reach better outcomes, always favoring the strongest idea over the strongest individual. We put people first and show care and compassion for our community and each other. Because what we do matters - to us as valued professionals and to the millions of people and institutions who rely on us to help them build more secure and prosperous futures.

Job Description

MFS is a premier investment management firm with a rich history and a growing global reputation. Since 1924, when our founders invented the mutual fund, collaboration and innovation have fueled our success. When you join our team, you will be challenged by the work you do, and you will share your talents with a vibrant network of vested individuals to create an elite organization and build a rewarding career.

This Co-op experience provides participants with a meaningful, relevant work experience as part of their academic studies. In addition to daily responsibilities, participants will have the opportunity to participate in a series of structured activities designed to enhance their learning experience including:

  • Co-Op New Hire Orientation

  • Senior Leadership Speaker Series

  • Social & Networking Events

  • Presentation Challenges

At the conclusion of this position, co-ops will have increased their knowledge of investing, the mutual fund industry, employee engagement, and a firm understanding of how compliance learning works at an asset manager.

MFS co-op positions are a 6-month commitment (January 5th, 2021 - June 25th, 2021), working Monday - Friday and work between 35-40 hours. Our program is designed for undergraduate students who are currently enrolled in a co-op program through their college or university and can meet our requirements.

Job Summary

Following established procedures, the co-op in this position will assist the Investment Compliance group with ensuring the quality and integrity of reporting and data.

Principal Responsibilities

  • The job will be focus on responding to ad hoc requests for information and research within the Investment Compliance Group

  • Review and research differences between multiple compliance monitoring systems

  • Register/ post internal documents to the Contracts application in DIVA

  • The candidate should be detail oriented, have strong organization skills and sound problem solving skills.

  • Additional duties to be performed as requested.

Job Requirements

  • Proven attention to detail and strong organizational skills.

  • Strong written and verbal communication.

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects effectively and efficiently.

  • Working knowledge of computer based programs including MS Word and Excel

If any applicant is unable to complete an application or respond to a job opening because of a disability, please contact MFS at 617-954-5000 or email talent_acquisition@mfs.com for assistance.

MFS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws. Employees and applicants of MFS will not be subject to harassment on the basis of their status. Additionally, retaliation, including intimidation, threats, or coercion, because an employee or applicant has objected to discrimination, engaged or may engage in filing a complaint, assisted in a review, investigation, or hearing or have otherwise sought to obtain their legal rights under any Federal, State, or local EEO law is prohibited. "Click here to view the 'EEO is the Law' poster and supplement."

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