American Century Investments is one of the top U.S. asset management firms. Its high-energy, collaborative culture encourages continually learning and development, and its core values include integrity, sincerity, and honesty. The firm is heavily invested in ESG and DEI. It has active programs that support charitable organization and employee volunteering, and employee-led resource groups for women, returning mothers, veterans, and people of color.

Company Stats


Employer Type




1,001-5,000 Employees


Major Departments

Information Technology


Major Office Locations

San Francisco, CA


Employment Contact

Shannon Hobbs

About the Company

American Century Investments was founded in 1958 by James E. Stowers, Jr. Originally known as Twentieth Century Mutual Funds, the company was started with just $100,000 in assets from 24 shareholders. Stowers started the business with a concentration on small investors, and the company officially changed its name in 1997 to Alliance Century Investments. It is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri.

American Century Investments offers investments, retirement funds, IRAs, and employer plans. American Century Investments has a robust internship program that provides access to a network of experienced professionals. Prospective employees will find opportunities in areas such as customer service, HR, marketing, product management, and more.

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