Established in 1975 out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Public Financial Management, Inc. is a registered financial advisor that provides bond pricing, debt management, and financial consulting services to state and local governments and non-profits across the United States. For more than forty years, PFM has advised many of the country’s largest municipal and institutional financing programs totaling in excess of five-hundred billion dollars. Many of these transactions involve developing financial and capital plans, debt structuring, complex tax analysis, resource allocation, and capital markets advice. Currently the firm has over 600 employees serving a broad base of public and not-for-profit clients from offices located in every region of the country.
PFM combines national experience with specialized functional expertise, regional knowledge, and local perspective through the development of individual practices dedicated to serving every client type; including states, counties, municipalities, townships, boroughs, authorities, school districts, not-for-profits organizations and pension funds. As the financial advisory leader to the municipal marketplace, PFM has built a world class reputation for providing clients with independent advisory services, and is consistently among the top rated independent financial advisory firms in the country in almost every major category.
PFM is currently seeking Public Finance Analysts to join PFM’s Midwest or West region. These roles represent an exciting opportunity to contribute to both existing and new business, providing substantial opportunities for career growth, innovation and meaningful participation within a growing team.
The Analysts will initially be based from PFM’s Minneapolis, MN or Los Angeles, CA financial advisory practices. The Minneapolis-based role will provide analytic resources and solutions that support key client engagements and transactions throughout PFM’s Midwest region.
After training in the Philadelphia office, this Analyst will work in Minneapolis or Los Angeles for 18-24 months before having the opportunity to relocate another office within the Midwest region (Chicago, Ann Arbour, Des Moines, St. Louis, Fargo, Cleveland, Milwauke) or West Region (Seattle, WA, San Francisco, CA, Chandler, AZ, Denver, CO), per business needs and the Analyst's ongoing career interests.
We are looking for Analysts to start with the firm prior to the onset of our February 2018 training program. As such, recent graduates, upcoming graduates, and qualified candidates who have 1-3 years of related experience are encouraged to apply.
Bachelor's degree with a demonstrated track record of academic success (minimum GPA of 3.25 / 4.0 is strongly preferred). AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply for employment with PFM.
Demonstrated interest and expertise in public sector / municipal finance desired, as evidenced by 1-3 years of demonstrated post-graduation work experience, preferably in related field (public finance, consulting, engineering) or project management. Entry-level candidates with strong public finance interest will be considered.
Developed problem solving skills and proactive approach to identifying and addressing challenges
Demonstrated analytical and financial modeling experience and background preferred.
Compensation includes salary, sign-on bonus opportunity, and comprehensive benefits package. PFM’s benefit package includes profit sharing and 401K.
PFM is an equal opportunity employer (EOE, M/F/D/V) and maintains a drug-free workplace.