Why Hire a CFA® Charterholder?

You want to recruit employees that represent the best in the investment management industry—employees who are highly skilled and who are bound by the highest ethical standards. 

  • Earning the CFA® charter is a highly selective process. Fewer than one in five candidates become a CFA charterholder.
  • It takes an average of 1,000+ hours of rigorous study, along with four years of professional experience and successful completion of the CFA® Program exam, to earn the distinction of being called a Chartered Financial Analyst®
  • All CFA charterholders are required to annually attest to their compliance with the CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct
  • The CFA® credential is the professional standard of choice for more than 31,000 investment firms worldwide. 

Learn how the CFA® Program can benefit your organization.

Find Top Talent

The CFA Institute Career Center connects employers and recruiters with investment management professionals who, through their association with CFA Institute, signal a commitment to the profession and the attainment of relevant work experience. You can select from a variety of talent recruitment packages.
  • certificate icon Gain exclusive access to a vetted talent pool

    You'll have access to the CFA Institute network of members, CFA charterholders, and CFA Program candidates. 

  • brain connections icon Search the resume database

    Our resume database allows you to source applicants and build a talent pipeline.

  • globe icon Reach a global audience

    You can post positions to our global job board while also being featured at the local level on our member societies' websites.

Visit the CFA Institute Career Center.

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