Careers at CFA Institute
At CFA® Institute, a single call to action drives our mission to build a better investment industry for investors: Let’s Measure Up. As the world’s largest association of investment professionals, we believe finance lays a foundation for the ultimate benefit of society. Our people measure up by developing strategies and programs serve our members globally.
Headquartered in Charlottesville, VA and with offices in New York, London, Hong Kong, Brussels, Beijing, and Mumbai — and soon Abu Dhabi and Washington, D.C. — our 600+ global employees are the cornerstone of our success.
Why CFA Institute?
We reach across disciplines and borders to serve our global organization. Our people shape the culture and share direct feedback with leadership on effectiveness. Transparent communication, customer focus, learning and development, collaboration, and efficiency are the hallmarks of our working environment.
CFA Institute invests in its people. This means valuable opportunities to develop and sharpen your leadership competencies, grow in your chosen field, and move laterally and upwardly to tackle new challenges.
Compensation and Benefits
Although a not-for-profit organization, CFA Institute offers competitive compensation and benefits packages. Work-life balance, flexible schedules, global professional network, and the opportunity to “make a difference” are a few perks that our employees enjoy.
CFA Institute operates in the major financial centers where our members live and work. For more than 70 years, since the earliest days of the finance profession, have been headquartered in Charlottesville, VA — ranked the 12th Best-Performing Small City in the U.S. by the Milken Institute.